I switched to using an LM317 adjustable voltage regulator for better performance and a simpler design. No more linear op amp.
I needed a power supply that could give out enough peak current to power at least three Raspberry Pi 2s. Just idle one Raspberry Pi 2 can draw almost 500 mA but at peak processing speed one can draw around 2 Amps at 5V. I didn’t want to have to have three “wall warts” so I […]
The Raspberry Pi is a remarkably fun toy. Of course I use the word “toy” with a lot of reservation. It’s is one of those gadgets that comes along once in a generation that can single handedly spark the imagination of anyone who comes near it. Simply put, it is a complete working computer about […]