GR-701W hangs on Pi-3

Gary E. Miller gem at
Fri Jun 3 19:08:45 UTC 2016

Yo Achim!

On Fri, 03 Jun 2016 20:55:14 +0200
Achim Gratz <Stromeko at> wrote:

> Gary E. Miller writes:
> > The Pi people say 2 amps is not good enough, they recommend 2.5A.  
> I've been running my 2B unit on a 1A charger and never had any
> problems.

Yeah, it is the Pi3 that is causing people problems.

> PSU with captive cable could regulate the output voltage at the point
> of load.  If you're farming a few boxes, I'd rather suggest a PoL
> converter that supplies the Pi from one of the headers and can take
> in something between 9…22V.

The Pi has an onboard regulator, I wonder if we could just feed it 9V?

Gary E. Miller Rellim 109 NW Wilmington Ave., Suite E, Bend, OR 97703
	gem at  Tel:+1 541 382 8588
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