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Al Booth
08-29-2007, 12:19 AM
What is the best way to power a Prototype Board from a 5 volt DC supply? I was thinking I would remove the first regulator and then shorting the input and output traces on the PCB. The second regulator would still·generate the 3.3 volts. Any thoughts?

Franz Achatz
08-29-2007, 12:43 AM
this will work.
I have a Parallax Proto here by doing the same because i burned the fírst regulator http://forums.parallax.com/images/smilies/smile.gif))