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power my D5100 with a 12 volt car battery

coolmom42

McEwen, US
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coolmom42 Moderator Awarded for her enthusiastic support of the community and exemplifying the Nikonian mission “Share, Learn and Inspire” Nikonian since 30th Nov 2011
Sun 17-Mar-13 12:38 AM | edited Sun 17-Mar-13 12:38 AM by coolmom42

>Hi Brian,
>
>Welcome to Nikonians!
>Have you considered getting a 12 volt to 120 volt AC
>converter?
>Then just plug the EP-5A into the converter just like you
>would plug it into the wall at home.
>Good Luck and Enjoy your Nikons!


This is good advice. Look for a 12V power pack, designed for camping or outdoor use. Then get a small inverter. You can get a 200W 12 V DC to 120 V AC inverter, with 2 AC outlets, at Walmart for less than $25. Then plug in normally to the inverter.

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