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Tourist
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Re: How can Hero 8 be used with External Power without Battery & SD card vulnerable?

My temp solution. just get some black masking tape and foam.

 

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Hiker
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Re: How can Hero 8 be used with External Power without Battery & SD card vulnerable?

Looks like you did a very neat & clean install. What brand black masking tape did you use? Thanks
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Tourist
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Re: How can Hero 8 be used with External Power without Battery & SD card vulnerable?

I use a brand call “MT tape” doesnt leave a mark and heat resistant. I use it on all my camera gears
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Hiker
Posts: 26

Re: How can Hero 8 be used with External Power without Battery & SD card vulnerable?

Thanks much for the quick reply. Where can I find the tape?
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Tourist
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Re: How can Hero 8 be used with External Power without Battery & SD card vulnerable?

Just search
“mt foto masking tape” some are on amazon and ebay
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Hiker
Posts: 26

Re: How can Hero 8 be used with External Power without Battery & SD card vulnerable?

Thnaks, I thought maybe you bought it local at a Lowes or Home Depot etc.

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Tourist
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Re: How can Hero 8 be used with External Power without Battery & SD card vulnerable?

Hi all,

 

It seem that somebody is already making Hero8 battery doors with opening for usb cable.

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Search aliexpress for "Ulanzi G8-7 Gopro 8 Battery Cover Removable Type-C Charging Port Adapter for Gopro Hero Black 8"

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Adventurer
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Re: How can Hero 8 be used with External Power without Battery & SD card vulnerable?


@hardycreek3317 wrote:

Hi all,

 

It seem that somebody is already making Hero8 battery doors with opening for usb cable.

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Search aliexpress for "Ulanzi G8-7 Gopro 8 Battery Cover Removable Type-C Charging Port Adapter for Gopro Hero Black 8"


They should take it one step further ifasked but  Ulanzi should get with GoPro teach them  some pointers  great job Ulanzi! great job.