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by Drawcut
Tue Jan 29, 2013 5:06 pm
Forum: TrackClip Pro
Topic: Lightweight cordless mod
Replies: 40
Views: 22086

Re: Lightweight cordless mod

Nice setup. And no soldering of tiny components. Should be an easier mod for most.

I've never seen a white Trackclip. Is that a different model than the pro?
by Drawcut
Mon Jan 28, 2013 4:15 pm
Forum: TrackClip Pro
Topic: Lightweight cordless mod
Replies: 40
Views: 22086

Re: Lightweight cordless mod

<t>Ezrem had asked back on page one if any other mods were needed to the TrackClip (like any changes to the resistor already in the TrackClip, etc). I did not have to change that resistor. I just cut the USB cord and hooked the positive and negative wires to the Joule Thief. Then ziptied everything ...
by Drawcut
Sun Jan 27, 2013 3:20 pm
Forum: TrackClip Pro
Topic: Lightweight cordless mod
Replies: 40
Views: 22086

Re: Lightweight cordless mod

I made a Joule Thief mod myself after seeing this thread and it works well. My soldering skills are pretty basic so I was almost surprised when it worked. I got most of the parts from Radio Shack (I was in a hurry) except the toroid (I pulled that out of a dead CFL). I was not able to fit the circui...