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powering a DA-P1
« on: October 17, 2003, 05:54:21 PM »
hey all,
i'm trying to help alex out by loaning him my old DA-P1.  the problem is that i can't find the wall charger for the ecocharge battery that goes with it.  this wouldn't be a problem except that the ecocharge has the old small, circular external interlocking mechanism as opposed to the regular internal 4 pin locking mechanism.  can anybody suggest a quick and inexpensive way of making an external power supply or direct me to a store where i can buy a 6V SLA charger?  i don't really have time to use the internet as he needs the deck by tuesday.  any suggestions would be greatly appreciated :)
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Re:powering a DA-P1
« Reply #1 on: October 17, 2003, 06:14:10 PM »
Yes, please help ;) If it turnes out that if we cant get this to work, Brian Skalinder sent me his spare d100, but I would feel better about using Jef's P1 as he will be at all the shows taping also. THANKS FOR ANY HELP, AND T++++ again to Jef and Brian!
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Re:powering a DA-P1
« Reply #2 on: October 17, 2003, 06:19:33 PM »
I have an extra I could piroritize mail to you guys tomorrow...just PM me an address.  6 volts right??  Aned if so, full size 4-pin is acceptable yes?

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Re:powering a DA-P1
« Reply #3 on: October 17, 2003, 07:01:23 PM »
Daryan, THANK YOU SO MUCH!!! I just talked to Jef, and Ill try to get him to PM you his addy. THANKS AGAIN!!! T+
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Re:powering a DA-P1
« Reply #4 on: October 18, 2003, 04:28:51 AM »
i too could lend 6v ecocharge batts. but i don't have the cable 4pin>dap1 anymore as i sold my dap-1 a while back.

but i still have my eco's and i use them. but i have 4, you can borrow 1 if you want.]  You just need a std. 7pin>Tascam power cord

PM me if it can be of any help

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Re:powering a DA-P1
« Reply #5 on: October 18, 2003, 10:18:40 AM »
Charger will be in the mail by noon!

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Re:powering a DA-P1
« Reply #6 on: October 18, 2003, 12:14:05 PM »
Hey kids...priority mailed the charger...you can use it as long as you need it.  Total for shipping was 4.90.

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Re:powering a DA-P1
« Reply #7 on: October 18, 2003, 12:43:00 PM »
Thank you so much daryan!!! T+! Do you do PayPal?
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« Reply #8 on: October 18, 2003, 01:01:38 PM »
Sure...or you could just send me some discs or something.  But my paypal is the same as my e-mail!

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Re:powering a DA-P1
« Reply #9 on: October 18, 2003, 05:19:38 PM »
D, Ill deffinatly shoot you some discs!


i too could lend 6v ecocharge batts. but i don't have the cable 4pin>dap1 anymore as i sold my dap-1 a while back.

but i still have my eco's and i use them. but i have 4, you can borrow 1 if you want.]  You just need a std. 7pin>Tascam power cord

PM me if it can be of any help

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Thanks for the offer, Ill talk to Jef and make sure we have all we need!
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Re:powering a DA-P1
« Reply #10 on: October 18, 2003, 05:56:23 PM »
Your least expensive option is probably to just buy one of the cheap $20 wall units available at the electronic/battery stores that will charge the 6v SLA battery, then buy two 4 pin XLR connectors and solder those on. Then when you find the wall unit, buy another 4 pin XLR and solder that onto the wall wart. Worst case, you end up with an extra wall unit that can provide you recharge capabilities should you need it.

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Re:powering a DA-P1
« Reply #11 on: October 18, 2003, 06:12:11 PM »
Your least expensive option is probably to just buy one of the cheap $20 wall units available at the electronic/battery stores that will charge the 6v SLA battery, then buy two 4 pin XLR connectors and solder those on. Then when you find the wall unit, buy another 4 pin XLR and solder that onto the wall wart. Worst case, you end up with an extra wall unit that can provide you recharge capabilities should you need it.

Wayne

T+ for the suggestions. I think we'll be okay with Daryan's for now!
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Re:powering a DA-P1
« Reply #12 on: October 18, 2003, 07:42:40 PM »
I have an extra p1 wall wart if you need it.

 

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