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Subject: Re: Soldering the Archos?
From: Michael O'Quinn (
Date: 2003-06-30

On Sun, 29 Jun 2003, Chris Holt wrote:

> On Sun, 29 Jun 2003 23:22:48 +0200, Marc Tricou wrote:
> >> What kind of Archos do you have? Tom is talking about an FM Recorder.
> >>
> >
> > Ah, in my case its an AJBR with 6 Gig HD.
> Please don't do the lightbulb experiment with NiMh batteries. You risk
> damaging the cells. Not sure if it's a very safe thing to do with any
> rechargeable, but I do know you should not drain NiMh below 1v/cell.
> Chris

Yes, I should have mentioned that you want to stop when it begins to dim
noticably, and to make sure NOT to leave it on overnight. I hope anyone
who decides to do this asks for more guidance first.


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