Is it possible to use the Power HAT and the LTE HAT together?

Yes, you can use it together. Attach the Power HAT to Raspberry Pi first, then attach LTE HAT on it.

How do I uninstall Power Software?

Uninstall it using the command: curl https://install.power.sixfab.com | sudo sh -s uninstall

Why does my battery temperature sensor read 0°C?

The battery temperature sensor cannot be read if you separated the battery holder from the Power HAT.
The Qwiic cable and the qwiic connectors(J1-J11) on board are used to read the temperature of the battery holder card when the battery holder broke off from Power HAT. This feature is under development.

Can multiple 18650 cells be connected in parallel to give greater battery capacity?

No, it can't. The Power HAT only supports 18650 flat top unprotected 1 cell 3.7V Li-ion or Li-Po rechargeable batteries.

Is there a way to connect external buttons to the S1 & S2 buttons?

Yes, there are solder pads for both switches on the underside of the board, aligned with the switches on the top.

How many scheduled events can I create on the power portal?

You can create up to 5 events on the power portal and up to 10 events using the Python API.

Can I use the Power HAT management software offline?

Yes, you can use Python PMS API for this.

If I connect an external battery on J9 pin, does the hat manage its recharging and use its power on first?

Only one battery can be connected to Power HAT.

Can I use this product along with the Raspberry pi POE HAT as an additional power supply?

It doesn't work with PoE HAT.

Does it work with the unprotected battery?

The Power HAT already has protection, the protected battery does not fit in the socket.

Does the battery have to be a flat-top?

Yes, it does.

Updated 9 days ago


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