Feature #683

AC power

Added by Hammel 4 months ago. Updated about 1 month ago.

Status:In ProgressStart date:28 Jul 2017
Priority:ImmediateDue date:
Assignee:Hammel% Done:

20%

Category:Hardware
Target version:Iron Man - 002 - MVP
Severity:01 - Critical

Description

Light switches should use AC power for the sensor so we don't need a battery.

See Step down converter

Also see: 5V to 3V converter

Better device: TMG Series AC/DC power modules, fully encapsulated plastic package.


Related issues

Related to Iron Man - Documentation #676: Verify breadboard designs in Fritzing are up to date In Progress 16 Sep 2018
Copied from Sensors - Feature #591: battery power New 28 Jul 2017

History

#1 Updated by Hammel 4 months ago

  • Description updated (diff)

#2 Updated by Hammel about 1 month ago

  • Status changed from New to In Progress
  • % Done changed from 0 to 20

The imlightsw PCB design now supports AC power via a HLK-PM01. Waiting on a review of the design from OSH Park.

#3 Updated by Hammel about 1 month ago

  • Description updated (diff)

I need to update this issue with the changes I made to the imlightsw-with-mains Fritzing diagram.

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