Re: [tracker2] T2-301, 1-wire activation and max voltage
> and DS pin 3 to 5V. Is there something else that needs to be done to getYou need to set EXTTEMP ON.
> the temp to start reporting in the beacon packets. So far it is still
> reporting extreme cold (-100C).
> Also I have some Lithium Ion battery packs I would like to use to power17.5 would be really pushing it. I've got a 14.8v pack that works great.
> this in our next balloon launch. The unloaded terminal voltage on these
> packs when fully charged is about 17.5 volts Is it safe to connect these
> to the T2-301? The specification is for a supply voltage of 9-15v. I was
> wondering how strict this specification is.
A diode or two (depending on Vf) would probably drop the voltage to a
safe level, though you'd just be wasting some power.