How to Power your Chibi Chip

You can power your Chibi Chip with any USB power supply!  Here are some examples:

If you have a Love to Code powered binder, you can plug in the USB cable directly into the binder. To turn on your binder, slide the power switch to the left like this:

The Love to Code book can run on regular and rechargeable batteries.

You can also use a computer or laptop USB port to power the Chibi Chip:

 

 

Wall outlets also make great power supplies since you don’t need to worry about running down batteries:

 

 

Finally, USB phone charger battery packs work as a handy portable power supply!  Make sure your charger battery pack has an on/off switch so that you can keep the power supply on.  Otherwise, a Chibi Chip runs so little power that the charger may automatically turn off by itself.  Here’s an example of an inexpensive USB charger power bank.

Do you have ideas or comments for us?  Please send them our way at info@chibitronics.com

Happy making 🙂

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