NewAtlantis
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Will it damage Raspberry Pi If you put 12v on 5v pin?

Sun Feb 03, 2013 7:37 pm

Send Feedback. I don't want to brick or damage Raspberry Pi and waste money.
I hate moral hazard.

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croston
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Re: Will it damage Raspberry Pi If you put 12v on 5v pin?

Sun Feb 03, 2013 7:39 pm

Yes it will damage/destroy your RPi.

NewAtlantis
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Re: Will it damage Raspberry Pi If you put 12v on 5v pin?

Sun Feb 03, 2013 7:44 pm

Damn feels like Apollo 13. "failure is not an option"

NewAtlantis
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Re: Will it damage Raspberry Pi If you put 12v on 5v pin?

Sun Feb 03, 2013 7:50 pm

I need schematic how to shrink 12v to 5v. Anyone know how?

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Re: Will it damage Raspberry Pi If you put 12v on 5v pin?

Sun Feb 03, 2013 7:58 pm

I use a ubec to power the Pi from a 12V laptop supply.

e.g. http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/2-6S-Lipo-Bat ... 0740352010

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Re: Will it damage Raspberry Pi If you put 12v on 5v pin?

Mon Feb 04, 2013 10:22 pm

NewAtlantis wrote:I need schematic how to shrink 12v to 5v. Anyone know how?
These are good: http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/170734419936

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