fredfs
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Power Solder

Wed Apr 13, 2016 3:45 pm

I need to solder the power cable to the PI but still PASS trought the fuse.
Is it possible?

I dont want to bypass the fuse (like the GPIO instructions I have found).

Thank you!

dgordon42
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Re: Power Solder

Wed Apr 13, 2016 7:58 pm

Have a look at the schematics.
For example, on a Pi 3 you can solder the 5V power to PP1 and/or PP2 on the underside of the Pi, and the power will still have to pass through the fuse.

Hope this helps,
Dave.

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Re: Power Solder

Wed Apr 13, 2016 8:16 pm

Sorry to be nibby, but, why do you want to solder to the power rather than use a connector which can be easily unplugged... ?
marcus
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