PalmOrb : Instructions : Powering your Palm

I know nothing about electronics - so if you follow this advice and blow up you Palm or otherwise damage you Palm (or your house, yourself, etc) then don't hold me responsible!

I had a battery powered Palm that I wanted permanently connected to my serial port and I didn't want to keep replacing the batteries. My thinking was: as mine was powered by two 1.5 volt batteries, I should be able to:

and it works for me. It's not perfect, because I have two wires hanging out the back which cause the Palm not to sit perfectly in the cradle BUT it was simple, cheap and easy. Here are some notes:

These are other sites (obtained by doing a google) that detail how to power your Palm - most need some soldering skills! Logo
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