Re: [tracker2] T2-301 Power Control...
- There's a spot on the board for a VN920. Power is wired from the DB9
straight into the transceiver board, so to have power control (of the
transceiver) you have to provide power to the T2-301 board at the + and
- pads on the edge of the board.
Controlling an external device would require cutting some traces and
> I was just about to order a few new toys, and just realized that from
> the pinouts given and information I've found, I don't see any interface
> or connection for power control on the T2-301...
> Does the T2-301 have the power control option? Is it just not brought to
> the 9 pin connector but availiable inside? or is it hard wired to the
> radio itself for power control?
> The reason I ask is that I currently have a T2 and Nuvi 350 and use the
> power control via scripting to power up and shut down a 5V Regulator
> which powers the nuvi on and off based on battery voltage, ie. when I'm
> driving or parked, and I'd like to "swap" the T2 and use of the VHF side
> of my radio over to a T2-301 which could always be left powered up and
> out of site.