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by odlaw
Fri Jan 15, 2016 2:54 pm
Forum: 4x4x4 RGB Cube
Topic: fried the.usb port?
Replies: 3
Views: 6234

Re: fried the.usb port?

Hi Angus

Thanks for the reply,
I put the cube aside for a while as holidays ended for me early Jan.
Buy when I did finally plug back in, came good after a couple of resets.
:D
Thanks again for detailed answer, will be more less trigger happy with power supply from now on oops:
by odlaw
Sat Jan 02, 2016 3:45 am
Forum: 4x4x4 RGB Cube
Topic: fried the.usb port?
Replies: 3
Views: 6234

Re: fried the.usb port?

Have noted the cube lights up when I touch the 504C chip next to usb power while plugged in. But it gets too hot to touch real quick.
by odlaw
Sat Jan 02, 2016 2:21 am
Forum: 4x4x4 RGB Cube
Topic: fried the.usb port?
Replies: 3
Views: 6234

fried the.usb port?

Hi I am new.to electronics and have done something silly. I tried hooking up an rgb led strip to pulse with cube, but this requires 9v. Normally with arduino this is fine and power gets regulated. So a little smoke came as soon as I connected 9v battery. Disconnected and now won't recognise usb for ...