[NTLK] overclocking the MP2x00

Jim Lee jimlee at centurytel.net
Wed Feb 24 13:11:30 EST 2010

If it had a battery, then it must have been an SRAM card rather than  

There are lots of sources for tiny switches - try old Gameboys, wall- 
wart battery chargers (the multi-voltage types), old calculators,  
pocket radios, etc.

For new switches, there's always Digi-Key, Jameco, Mouser, etc.


On Feb 24, 2010, at 9:27 AM, Ed Kummel wrote:

> I had an old flash card that no longer worked. It was a Pretec that  
> had a built-in battery that recharged when inserted into a PCMCIA  
> slot. Once the battery died, the card was useless...so I opened it  
> up and salvaged the switch.
> Ed
> --- On Wed, 2/24/10, Woody Smith <woodysmith at comcast.net> wrote:
> From: Woody Smith <woodysmith at comcast.net>
> Subject: Re: [NTLK] overclocking the MP2x00
> To: newtontalk at newtontalk.net
> Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2010, 12:05 AM
> Well done!  Safely removing the crystal is probably the greatest
> challenge.
> Where did you get the switch?  I have had no success.
> Woody

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