You are so lucky.

Id scour ebay and find a power block seems safer.
Me:iBook G4 12"(late 2004) 1.33GHz/30GBHD/256MB/DVD/CDRW
Power Mac 7600 and a virtual Mac OS 7.1 on a USB stick And Parts for 4 computers
Dad:Compaq 2.66GHz/160GBHD/2GB/512MB ATI Radeon X1300
Mom:Compaq presario 1700 Maxed out
Sis:Brand new Compaq laptop!
Izzycat:1992 Toshiba satelite Intel x86