Power Supply for SmartDrive40

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Power Supply for SmartDrive40

Postby muhammadhafiz07 » Wed Sep 11, 2013 9:38 am

Hi, i am using 2 units of the smart drive in RC mix mode to control 2 24v dc brush motor.
I tried to supply both smart drive with a shared supply of 24v provided by a liPo battery but encounter Mosfet error (Led blink 6 times)
Does each smart drive require independent supply & cannot share from the same source?
Or i might have done this wrong, so i would like to share i really want to do..perhaps you offer some suggestion.

Actually i use a shared supply because i want to have ONE SWITCH that will turn ON both smart drive at the same time. Therefore, what i did is from the 24v supply, a switch is added before the supply is split to TWO and connected to each smart drive. Please advise on this matter. Thanks in advance.
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Re: Power Supply for SmartDrive40

Postby A380 » Wed Sep 18, 2013 12:08 am

What kind of switch did you use? Is it enough current to go through that switch?
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Re: Power Supply for SmartDrive40

Postby robosang » Wed Sep 18, 2013 9:50 am

Try with single supply and see.
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