Powering the Arduberry from a DC Power Jack

Powering the Arduberry from a DC Power Jack

The Arduberry can be used as a standalone device and can be powered externally.

To power the Arduberry Externally, you will need a few more components. Here is the list of components that you’ll need:

  1. IC1            LM7805                        512-LM7805ACT
  2. F1             Resettable Fuse           504-PTS12066V100
  3. C8,C10     .1uF Capacitor              77-VJ0603Y104KXJCBC
  4. C9            1000uF- Capacitor       140-REA102M1ABK1012P

You can find the placement of the parts in the Schematic and the Board diagram here.

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Here are some pictures of the Arduberry with it’s power circuit in action:

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Arduberry and the Raspberry Pi powered using a 9V battery

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Arduberry with all the components mounted

arduberry_power_fuse

The polyfuse goes on the bottom

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