burned boost

by ichito on Mon Feb 11, 2013 6:26 pm

My brother got a older version of the boost, most likely V2 , did not read the warnings and attached a 9v. is it history or is there a way to fix it.
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Re: burned boost

by adafruit_support_bill on Mon Feb 11, 2013 7:10 pm

Most likely the damage would be to the boost converter chip. A replacement chip would probably make it usable again.
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Re: burned boost

by ichito on Sun Feb 17, 2013 11:12 pm

can I buy one from you?
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Re: burned boost

by adafruit_support_rick on Mon Feb 18, 2013 10:04 am

We don't sell them individually. The Linear Technology part number is LT1302CN8-5. You can buy it direct from Linear.
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