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Re: Anyone have thoughts about this?
« Reply #1 on: March 31, 2020, 03:16:48 PM »
1st thought- someone posted about one of these things (voltage converter in USB plug) here recently and ran some tests.  I don't think it had a hirose-terminated cable.
2nd- will it provide sufficient current? No specs at the ebay link for that.
3rd- it's a switching converter, and probably doesn't provide much if any filtering. Will a "dirty" supply voltage matter? Dunno. Probably depends on what it is feeding.
4th- not as efficient as powering with a battery providing the correct voltage, there will be some conversion loss.
5th- maybe nice to keep on hand for emergency use, to leverage USB "phone" batteries.

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Re: Anyone have thoughts about this?
« Reply #2 on: March 31, 2020, 03:24:25 PM »
^ Here is that other recent thread (actually only a couple of posts down at the moment): https://taperssection.com/index.php?topic=193811.0.
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