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nickrose
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H9 modification for MIDI power

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March 29, 2019 - 11:11 am

Some product, for example, those from MIDI Solutions, rely on power being supplied by the connected MIDI Output socket.

H9's before Serial 16329 did not supply this power, but a simple modification can be made to remedy this.

Instructions are attached (ignore first page) - soldering is required, but it should only take 5 minutes for a skilled person.

This only applies to H9 - 'Factors do not have this issue.

 

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javiceres
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December 24, 2019 - 07:14 pm

I had no idea about this
I just assumed MiDi power was a no no
Thanks a lot for all this useful info!!

camn
Joined: Sep 19 2016
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January 09, 2020 - 10:54 am

Would it be practical to send power out the unused pins of the MIDI ~INPUT~?

Cuz I could get behind self-powered MIDI controllers.