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Can I solder on a uFL connector to the GPS Shield?
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Can I solder on a uFL connector to the GPS Shield?

by tom1989 on Sun Dec 31, 2017 12:57 pm

Hi

The connection between the GPS Board and a uFL to SMA cable (which connects to an antenna) seems a bit insecure to me. Could I solder this on or would this cause issues?

Thanks

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Re: Can I solder on a uFL connector to the GPS Shield?

by devinganger on Tue Jan 09, 2018 7:12 am

Would not recommend it. That's two contacts, if I'm looking at it correctly. If you set up the proper strain relief and press down firmly, it should be fine.

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