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by VeteranGamer
Sun May 26, 2019 8:53 am
Forum: Support (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: No power to Pi
Replies: 17
Views: 101

Re: No power to Pi

i checked with the mod's via the wiki and got rid of the maroon wire and powered the vcc straight to the pin. still happening if its the variant 13, then you will need to apply the modification for it to work...... re-do the mod..... make sure there aren't any bridges on the chip (from pin/leg to p...
by VeteranGamer
Sun May 26, 2019 8:03 am
Forum: Show-off Corner (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: ABH's GameBoy SP ZeroW
Replies: 28
Views: 23539

Re: ABH's GameBoy SP ZeroW

So I've looked over the Github project. Spec'd out all the parts. Looked at Oshpark for the PCB. Looks like its going to be just shy of $60 for 3 boards. Is there a better place to get the PCB made? https://www.pcbway.com/ $5 (10 boards) + shipping (just go for the basic around $6-7, it doesnt take...
by VeteranGamer
Sun May 26, 2019 7:59 am
Forum: Support (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: No power to Pi
Replies: 17
Views: 101

Re: No power to Pi

i noticed that when i don't have a battery plugged in, my powerboost will show the charge led and low led lit up. i saw in a post while searching the forums that he had a possible shorting issue. I followed your diagram and fixed up my soldering, and i'm still feeling a dead end. My powerboost ligh...
by VeteranGamer
Sun May 26, 2019 6:47 am
Forum: Support (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: No power to Pi
Replies: 17
Views: 101

Re: No power to Pi

i noticed that when i don't have a battery plugged in, my powerboost will show the charge led and low led lit up. i saw in a post while searching the forums that he had a possible shorting issue. I followed your diagram and fixed up my soldering, and i'm still feeling a dead end. My powerboost ligh...
by VeteranGamer
Sun May 26, 2019 6:32 am
Forum: Support (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: No power to Pi
Replies: 17
Views: 101

Re: No power to Pi

jankyyaf wrote:
Sun May 26, 2019 6:20 am
The pi.
If you follow the diagram posted in my previous post...

See how you get on with that...



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by VeteranGamer
Sun May 26, 2019 5:47 am
Forum: Support (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: No power to Pi
Replies: 17
Views: 101

Re: No power to Pi

it would have also helped to have shown the RPi...... but to avoid going around in circles.... try this..... Untitled-1.jpg also please try to clean up some of your soldering.... (i appreciate that this might be new to you, but there's now excuse for sloppy solder work) 060548.jpg also try to use on...
by VeteranGamer
Sun May 26, 2019 3:03 am
Forum: General Chat (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: Pocketadventures
Replies: 1
Views: 36

Re: Pocketadventures

Does anyone have any experience with pocketadventures.com? I've seen the site, but there is little information about it otherwise many members/people have used his/their products...... https://www.sudomod.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=38&t=7789 https://www.sudomod.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=43&t=6394 if...
by VeteranGamer
Sun May 26, 2019 2:42 am
Forum: Support (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: No power to Pi
Replies: 17
Views: 101

Re: No power to Pi

jankyyaf wrote:
Sat May 25, 2019 9:55 pm
Basically the helders diagram you put. I plug into the pi, and everything powers up. Power from the powerboost and it's only the powerboost with power
please show what you've actually wired up.....

photo/images of your build/project......





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by VeteranGamer
Sat May 25, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: Support (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: No power to Pi
Replies: 17
Views: 101

Re: No power to Pi

well for a start there is NO Ground (GND) going to the RPi...... the only Ground (GND) you have is coming a from the external USB charging point, which isnt providing any Ground (GND) to the circuit.... (the way you have it now, a Ground (GND) will only be introduced when you plug a power source in ...
by VeteranGamer
Fri May 24, 2019 8:46 pm
Forum: Support (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: tinkerBOY config - HDMI screen
Replies: 2
Views: 39

Re: tinkerBOY config - HDMI screen

Hello all. On the website of tinkerBOY, i use the recommended config.txt. Here the config.txt : ####################### #### DPI SETTINGS ##### ####################### dtoverlay=dpi18_666 overscan_left=0 overscan_right=0 overscan_top=0 overscan_bottom=0 enable_dpi_lcd=1 display_default_lcd=1 dpi_gr...