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Subject: Re: cvs: docs BATTERY-FAQ,1.10,1.11
From: Mike Payson (
Date: 2002-12-11

I bought a Radio Shack 9v 1000ma car adatper. I was told that it should be
fine (the Recorders AC adapter is listed as 9v 600ma). Is this alright, or am
I risking burning something out? I assume it's safe, but...

On Wednesday 11 December 2002 02:26 am, Henri Tremolo wrote:
> >While a fuse is always a good idea, what is the problem with connecting a
> 12V car >battery if the Archos never draws more than 350mA anyway?
> in the summarize section:
> - do not use an input voltage > 12V
> Car battery has about 14V or more when it's charging (engine on).
> My own old diesel car shows 13.8V when driving lights on, but
> it's still quite low for charging voltage.
> -z-

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