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Old 01-27-2010, 03:32 PM
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Is it possible....

to connect these two wires directly? instead of useing the power adapter

i hate seeing the wires and want to hide them nicely




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Old 01-27-2010, 03:38 PM
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Re: Is it possible....

are they both usb> if so i'm guessing they will be using 5.5 DC power
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yeah, they are both usb
i also have one thats not usb for the gps i want to connect direct
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Re: Is it possible....

technically i believe you should be able to solder them together(the 2 usb ones) but i'm not 100% sure on it...

does the gps one need 12v?
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Re: Is it possible....

Why dont you just hide the adapter behind the dash someplace...If you wanted to hook up the wires directly, you would have to step down the voltage somehow......Easier to just hide the adapter...
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technically i believe you should be able to solder them together(the 2 usb ones) but i'm not 100% sure on it...

does the gps one need 12v?
really? and then to what would i connect them 2?

ill go check right now
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Why dont you just hide the adapter behind the dash someplace...If you wanted to hook up the wires directly, you would have to step down the voltage somehow......Easier to just hide the adapter...
how can i hide the adapter with it still being connected?
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does the gps one need 12v?
input: 10-30v
output: 5.25-4.9v
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Re: Is it possible....

ok well that charger def puts out that much so you should be able to... gotta read more into it... not sure if the power will be changed if you put 3 wires together.. or if all 3 positive wires will get the same current
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haha ok
know of any website i could also read up on?
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Re: Is it possible....

i would say to google it... ill check for ya too
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Thanks! I really apreciate the help
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