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by Schwabinger
Thu Dec 26, 2013 2:38 pm
Forum: Raspberry Pi Project Discussions
Topic: Re: Discuss: Solar Charger & battery pack for the Raspberry
Replies: 152
Views: 72969

Re: Discuss: Solar Charger & battery pack for the Raspberry

Model A is now built into my radio and is desperately waiting for some sun!



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by Schwabinger
Sun Dec 22, 2013 6:20 pm
Forum: Raspberry Pi Project Discussions
Topic: Re: Discuss: Solar Charger & battery pack for the Raspberry
Replies: 152
Views: 72969

Re: Discuss: Solar Charger & battery pack for the Raspberry

Today I repeated the test with a wlan-adapter and antenna instead of ethernet LAN.

4 full AA Eneloops, solar panel face down.

Result: Radio played for 3:30.

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by Schwabinger
Sun Dec 15, 2013 10:07 pm
Forum: Raspberry Pi Project Discussions
Topic: Re: Discuss: Solar Charger & battery pack for the Raspberry
Replies: 152
Views: 72969

Re: Discuss: Solar Charger & battery pack for the Raspberry

I did the following test: Raspradio only powered with 4 full AA Eneloops (three or four years old, not used very often) No solar energy (panel face down) Raspradio connected via LAN ethernet neither wlan stick nor any other usb-device plugged in mpd/mpc played internet radio stations from my playlis...
by Schwabinger
Sun Dec 15, 2013 4:53 pm
Forum: Raspberry Pi Project Discussions
Topic: Re: Discuss: Solar Charger & battery pack for the Raspberry
Replies: 152
Views: 72969

Re: Discuss: Solar Charger & battery pack for the Raspberry

Hi cottonpickers, thanks for your answer. The Eneloops are about 4 years old ... I will order new ones together with a model A, that should use less energy anyway. And I will do another test run using ethernet instead of wlan. Any yes, the wlan adapter is pretty warm after an hour of use (not hot, b...
by Schwabinger
Sun Dec 15, 2013 10:10 am
Forum: Raspberry Pi Project Discussions
Topic: Re: Discuss: Solar Charger & battery pack for the Raspberry
Replies: 152
Views: 72969

Re: Discuss: Solar Charger & battery pack for the Raspberry

Hi, I received my version 7 panel last week and did some testing with my wireless internet radio: With fully loaded AA Eneloops and a little sun my model B rasperry pi ran for a little more than one hour. Do you think that the on board sound or the wireless USB LAN-Adapter together with a large ante...
by Schwabinger
Sat Nov 30, 2013 8:48 am
Forum: I want one! [Sales threads]
Topic: FS: Solar Charger & Battery Pack for the Raspberry Pi- Ver 7
Replies: 121
Views: 76244

Re: FS: Solar Charger & Battery Pack for the Raspberry Pi- V

I ordered mine tonight. My plan is to use it in my RaspRadio project:




Greetings from Munich!

Schwabinger

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