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Battery 12/18v

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Posted by Chris Deceu on August 19, 2003 05:58:07 UTC

This topic interests me as well.
I have a 8"LX200 (NOT GPS) that requires 18V (European model) to be driven.
My question is : can I just simply link a 18v battery(or a 12v bat. + a 6v bat. in series) into the plug on the front board of the LX200 or should I place inbetween a voltage regulator to protect my SCT's electronics ?
Thx for an answer or any hint

Chris

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