Travelling with the Pine64 (and Lipo battery)
(02-15-2017, 07:11 PM)MarkHaysHarris777 Wrote:
(02-15-2017, 05:29 PM)psychedup Wrote: I sometimes have to travel for work, and I'd love to be able to bring my pine64 with me.

I've heard that LiPo batteries aren't allowed on air travel in the U.S., but I've also heard that only "spare" batteries are banned.

If your pine is cased and the lipo is installed ( recommend velcro tabs or tape ) you'll get by with it.

I mean , you don't advertise that there is a lipo battery in the case;  and you don't open the case; and you put the pine in your carry on bag.   no problem.   probably.

Having said that,  I would leave the lipo at home;  lipo batteries are potentially dangerous.  IMHO it is irresponsible to travel by air with them. Just take your pine board and your international PSU from RPi; that way you can plug it in wherever you go.
Carry on to flight should be OK, I have done several times. However, check in LiPo battery is prohibited.

Messages In This Thread
RE: Travelling with the Pine64 (and Lipo battery) - by tllim - 02-17-2017, 08:18 PM

Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
Rainbow Lithium battery temperature readout? GregH 0 65 03-12-2020, 12:05 AM
Last Post: GregH
  Lithium 3.7 Volt Battery Ron Piggott 49 15,301 07-15-2017, 03:56 PM
Last Post: tllim
  Battery level measurement? HugoRabson 2 692 03-08-2017, 06:30 PM
Last Post: pfeerick
  CR2032 Battery holder - sanity check xalius 23 2,971 01-23-2017, 07:41 PM
Last Post: DonFL
  Battery temp pin? SvdSinner 1 763 12-13-2016, 11:35 AM
Last Post: MarkHaysHarris777
  battery power in android UnixOutlaw 40 5,663 09-25-2016, 07:54 PM
Last Post: tllim
  RTC Backup Battery - CR sbentjies 6 1,618 07-15-2016, 06:35 PM
Last Post: jwouellette
Question Help sourcing LiPo in Canada pinkelephants 3 717 07-14-2016, 08:02 PM
Last Post: tllim
  Battery Datasheet xalius 0 569 06-20-2016, 07:38 PM
Last Post: xalius
  Lithium 'salt and battery UnixOutlaw 0 493 05-29-2016, 09:32 PM
Last Post: UnixOutlaw

Forum Jump:

Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)