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Subject: Re[2]: Trickle Charging
From: Uwe Freese (
Date: 2002-12-10

Hello Josh,

Josh (Norm) Audette wrote on Tuesday, December 10, 2002, 3:02:06 PM:

JNA> code may cover this) but I doubt that the Archos has the ability to
JNA> regulate the available current from the charger.

Right, the charging current can't be regulated.

JNA> You could try faking it by applying the available current for short
JNA> times (as you suggest above) but I worry about what effect this might
JNA> have on the batteries.

They love it! :-)

I'm pretty sure that for example 15s-45s and 1s-3s is almost the same
with the small charging current of 300mA. It's usual practice also in
commercially available chargers, for example MLE8 and others from

Bye, Uwe.

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