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Subject: Batteries. (was: RE: More on recording *PANIC*)
From: Michael O'Quinn (michael_at_oquinn.info)
Date: 2003-04-24


David,

Those wouldn't happen to be iPowerUS 2100's, would they? If so, you might
want to take a look at...
   
   http://www.imaging-resource.com/ACCS/BATTS/BATTS.HTM

...and then throw them away. (Or maybe contact the manufacturer for
your money back.)

Michael

On Thu, 24 Apr 2003, David Reis wrote:

> Michael,
>
> I also think that this consumption rate is excessive.
>
> I have 2100mAh in there now but since this is happening I will be switching
> back to the 1850 mAh's I have as backup and test again.
>
> Thanks
> Bubba
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Michael O'Quinn [mailto:michael_at_oquinn.info]
> Sent: Thursday, April 24, 2003 2:40 PM
> To: Rockbox (E-mail)
> Subject: Re: More on recording *PANIC*
>
>
> On Thu, 24 Apr 2003, David Reis wrote:
>
> > Todays test,
>
> [snip]
>
> >
> > Start Battery % 100
> > End Battery % 38
> >
> > Recording Length 45:13
>
> I don't have a recorder, but is that kind of battery drop normal for under
> an hour of use?
>
> Hove you replaced the batteries with new cells, and made sure they are
> fully charged overnight? Maybe your particular unit is faulty if it eats
> batteries like that.
>
> Perhaps you have already investigated this, if so, please excuse my
> suggestions.
>
> Michael
>
>
>
>



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