The new TEC is only a [email protected] There are two reasons I am using a separate PSU. The TEC pulls 8.5A which is pretty considerable. The other is @ 12V it will only be pulling 100W. So by running a separate PSU that is capable of 14V I can get a little more power out of it. The stock TEC is 70W. The TEC is also 40mm which is very small and larger ones won't fit, so there is almost zero choices for a bigger one, nor do I think the V10 will be able to handle any larger heat load anyways.
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