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Re: [tracker2] alinco 135 nuvi install

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  • Scott Miller
    ... No. The 5v supply comes from the radio, and I think it s 50 mA max. You ll need the separate power connection. ... Right, no way to do that on the 135.
    Message 1 of 3 , Jan 29, 2009
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      > to the nuvi, right? what about nuvi power? Is the 5v reg on the T2 135
      > module beefy enough to run the nuvi 350?

      No. The 5v supply comes from the radio, and I think it's 50 mA max.
      You'll need the separate power connection.

      > Can the T2 switch the power for the radio on and off? I'm thinking in
      > the as-is state, no since the radio supplies powe to the T2 when it's in
      > TNC mode, right?

      Right, no way to do that on the 135.

      > thinking my motorcycle application with radio in saddlebag). When GPS
      > is off or out of lock, T2 would power the radio down, but on every
      > 30minutes for a quick "here I am beacon". Also, I have a motion
      > activated headless GPS that would be really slick for this app too.

      You could do this on an OT2m with a script.

      Scott
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