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Paralinx - Pilot - Power

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#1 John Stout

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Posted 10 September 2012 - 03:29 PM

We have just received two of the Paralinx Arrows. We will be using one with our Steadicam Pilot rig. Anyone know of a 2.1mm (power output on the stage) to 5v adapter to power the transmitter.

The IDX plate on our pilot doesn't have a P-Tap on it. I could replace the plate, but then the P-Tap cable will need to be wrangled through the sled to the stage. I am trying to use the existing wiring.

Any thoughts are appreciated.
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#2 Mark Schlicher

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Posted 23 September 2012 - 10:10 PM

You should be able to wire up a p-tap to 2.1mm adapter for less than 20 bucks in parts. Use the 5v converter that comes with the Paralinx. Am I missing something about what you are trying to accomplish?
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#3 Gregory Dillard

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Posted 27 September 2012 - 09:27 PM

Contact Terry West.
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