Serial connectors filed down

I also found that I had to file down the edges of the serial connector in order to get the board to sit properly. The red connector was added by me. It's a KK Molex connector for hooking up a battery. I crazy glued it to the buddy board, and soldered it to the battery connector. The red wire (positive) goes to the rear of the power connector. The black wire (negative) goes to the left side of the power connector. The power connector acts as a switch and if you plug in the power jack, then the left side is disconnected from the right side, so plugging in the power disconnects the battery. Bigger...
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