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Basic UPS Power for RasPi
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I am attempting to set up an openplotter system for a club owned boat, I know that members will just power off the navigation instruments without shutting down the RasPi.

Does anyone have any knowledge of using upsd with Open Plotter?
http://raspi-ups.appspot.com/en/index.jsp

It seems to use a basic battery bank and detect when an ethernet hub, not powered by the battery bank, disconnects, then initiates a managed shutdown.

Are there any other basic UPS' available that do similar?

Can anyone recommend a good unfiltered 12v to 5v converter with enough power to run a Raspberry Pi 4, Small Ethernet Switch, Small Travel Router and a handful of addons (RTLSDR, GPS Dongle, RS232-USB etc.)?
Simon,

Electronic Engineer, Hobbyist Software Writer, Yachtmaster Coastal, Powerboat Instructor...
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