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Subject: Re: V1R running on USB power possible.

Re: V1R running on USB power possible.

From: Linus Nielsen Feltzing <linus_at_haxx.se>
Date: Thu, 02 Sep 2004 13:04:50 +0200

Stuart Tedford wrote:

> So I'm thinking, why can't I connect the USB 5v to the disk via a diode or
> something. If I use a shotky diode I could deliver about 4.7 volts to the
> disk. I guess the main problem is the batteries which are also connected
> directly to the disk. So maybe 4.7 volts via a diode and totally dead
> batteries would be a problem, but one I could try to avoid by being aware of
> it.

Why don't you connect the charger instead?

Linus

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