Car charger to GTA02
alexander.froyseth at gmail.com
Wed Apr 2 07:31:53 CEST 2008
It have to be mod sinse a pc usb uses 5V and a car 12V
Perhaps the is other resons to
2008/4/2, "Marco Trevisan (Treviño)" <mail at 3v1n0.net>:
> Michael Shiloh ha scritto:
> > A generic solution can be built this way:
> > 1. Locate a generic USB car charger e.g.
> > http://www.daydeal.com/product.php?productid=10892. Make sure it can
> > supply at least 1A. Note in my example that the specs don't say this,
> > but if you look at the picture carefully you can read the 1A on the
> > label. They are very common. I think I found one for less than $2.00.
> > 2. Purchase a standard USB A to Mini B cable,e.g.
> > http://www.cablesforless.com/index.asp?PageAction=VIEWPROD&ProdID=14660.
> > These too are common. I have about 4 left over from digital cameras. You
> > can probably get them for free by asking your friends and relatives.
> > 3. Carefully slice open the cable and solder in the appropriate resistor
> > between the appropriate conductors (someone needs to document this)
> Why not simply connecting the official Openmoko usb cable to the car usb
> Will it need the mod you've figured at the point 3?
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