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Subject: Re: poorly v1 recorder for sale or swap
From: Glenn Ervin at Home (
Date: 2004-06-28

Does this unit charge via the USB cable?

----- Original Message -----
From: <>
To: <>
Sent: Monday, June 28, 2004 12:06 AM
Subject: Re: poorly v1 recorder for sale or swap

--- Rockbox development < wrote:
Hi all,
> As you
might remember from yesterday, I killed my V1 recorder when it
> fell onto
the power socket. Having had a friend look at it, (without
> opening it)
he's of the opinion that it's not a repair that he can do,
> as he's sure
that the power socket is soldered onto the main board,
> not to the case
with a lead connecting it to the main board. I've
> tested the unit as far
as I'm able to, and it boots up and plays.

I just thought I'd mention this
in case it hadn't occured to you. For $10-15 USD, you could buy an external
battery charger and still be able to use the Recorder. My power jack broke
off 9-12 months ago and I've been using it that way ever since.

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