broken power connector

Moderators: mdrjr, odroid

broken power connector

Unread postby nikki81 » Fri May 19, 2017 5:13 am

Hi the power connector on my u3 has broken and I am not able to find a replacement. Is it safe to back power it via the usb port ?

Thanks Nikki
Posts: 1
Joined: Fri May 19, 2017 5:10 am
languages_spoken: english

Re: broken power connector

Unread postby odroid » Fri May 19, 2017 11:23 am

No. We don't recommend it because of the reverse current.

Can you solder two wires on the DC jack pins something like this?
u3_pwr.png (252.44 KiB) Viewed 518 times
User avatar
Site Admin
Posts: 28849
Joined: Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:14 pm
languages_spoken: English

Return to General Chat

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest