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MacBook Pro - Car Charger?


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Does anyone know where I could buy a car charger for my macbook pro?

I'm going up to vermont this weekend and I don't want to loose power halfway through the trip.

Help is appreciated!
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Radioshack sells power adapters that allow you to plug in most electronics through a socket like you would at home. I don't know if the MBP would be too taxing on that or not. I'd be interested in knowing what alternatives there are to this also.

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you can get one here but get your checkbook ready..

http://mikegyver.com/Store/index.html


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I have a little 95 watt inverter i got at target for 20 bucks. plugs into the cigarette lighter and has a standard electrical outlet on it. I even ran a 50 foot extension cord off of it to run my dsl modem and my laptop a few years ago when we had 3 hurricanes and about 3 weeks without power. I think the MacBook Pro only pulls around 85 watts of power max, so there is more than enough. Looks similar to this one but this has more juice.
http://www.target.com/gp/detail.html...sin=B000645TCE If the link doest work just go to target.com and search for power inverter.

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I know Acehardware sells them in Indonesia but I had a 1.000Watts one installed in my car( PascalPower) about 20x15x8cm. We can have fresh coffee during the trip! We did not try the washing mashine yet!:-)
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i use the black and decker power invertor.. cheap and works perfect, I use it all the time..
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