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8 x AA battery holder with 5.5mm/2.1mm Plug and On/Off Switch

SKU: ADA875

$10.00 AUD, inc GST

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8 x AA battery holder with 5.5mm/2.1mm Plug and On/Off Switch
10 AUD

SKU: ADA875

$10.00 AUD, inc GST
5 reviews 0 5 4.8
132 units ship in 4 to 7 days (delivered by Mon, 5th of Jun)
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Make a portable power brick with plenty of juice! Use Alkaline AA's for a 12V 3000-4000mAh power supply, or rechargeable NiMH for 2000mAh 9.6V supply. Either one is good for running electronics that have a 5V voltage regulator (thus requiring a 7V+ supply) or perhaps some motors or solenoids.

Perfect for portable Arduinos, motors, solenoids, 12V LED strips, etc. An On/Off switch lets you control the power right at the source without unplugging. Batteries not included, may or may not include screws.


Technical Details

Details:

  • Dimensions: 127mm x 71mm x 19mm / 5" x 2.8" x 0.76"
  • Attached lead + plug is 14cm/6in long
  • Weight (without batteries): 75g

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Customer Reviews

  1. Review by Chris verified purchaser
    Rating
    80

    Works great. The place where the cable is wired to the switch and battery terminals appears to be a sealed unit, so if you want to use a different plug, you need to cut off and replace the plug. (Posted on 25/04/2017)

  2. Review by Robert verified purchaser
    Rating
    100

    I found this product very handy when powering portable Arduino projects as it can fit neatly underneath same. The handy on/off switch meant no more pulling out cables when not in use. (Posted on 9/04/2017)

  3. Review by richard verified purchaser
    Rating
    100

    exactly what was ordered, thankyou. (Posted on 4/08/2016)

  4. Review by Craig - Good value for money. verified purchaser
    Rating
    100

    The product was well priced, suited our needs and the service was great, no lengthy delays. I wouldn't hesitate in recommending Core Electronics. (Posted on 26/08/2014)

  5. Review by Adam - Works just fine.
    Rating
    100

    Haven't had any problems at all. Works fine.
    I'm using it to power an Adafruit Motor shield with 3 Stepper motors connected, and it works great. The on off switch is really handy. (Posted on 25/01/2014)

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Unit 18, 132 Garden Grove Parade
Adamstown
NSW, 2289
Australia

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