How does a burnout like that happen? That just a random electrical spike or something?
(excuse my lack of knowledge, i have never worked in the IT environment)
Those converters are the devil's spawn, I've seen it probably in excess of two dozen times. A quick Google will show you it's extremely common
People need to spend less time learning and more time thinking Remove the word "co-incidence" from your vocabulary. Now, re-evaluate the evidence.
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