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Old Sep 12, 2012, 01:47 PM
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Originally Posted by Crispim.joao View Post
I got it to work! somehow, I need to power the PL6 side of the FUIM3 for it to work...

(take the positive out of the pl6 with a servo extension and power it with 5V)

I have 4.94V on the PL6 port but is does not work... maybe my FUIM3 is "hard" on the inputs...
Hi:

The PL6 is supposed to power the FUIM3 internally. It sounds like you may have a missing resistor or bad solder connection internally on the PCB. What you did is actually not a bad workaround for your situation, but you may wish to return this for checkout and possible repair work. When you're ready, you should contact Howard Matos at howard@fmadirect.com. He will advise you on details for returning the workstation. Make sure you advise him of this forum communication.

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