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Subject: Re: FM Recorder Battery Issue

Re: FM Recorder Battery Issue

From: Henry Mitchell <>
Date: Thu, 09 Oct 2003 09:53:03 -0700

Well, after charging all night, it showed 75%, so I gave this a try. I
had to push awfully hard to get it to 4.00V (it was around 3.75V). It
didn't change the battery meter, until about 30 seconds later, it shows
fully charged.

I was hoping that this was the culprit, since sometimes physical shocks
(like a bump in a car, or putting the unit in my pocket) would trigger
the shutdown. But honestly, I'm not convinced that this is the real
issue. Maybe Chuck can report on what happens with his unit?

John Donahue wrote:
> Does anyone know if that could be a symptom of one of the parallel batteries in the package not making full contact somewhere in the unit? either from the lid or down below - does pressing on the lid show a voltage increase when in the Debug|ViewIOports section? Full charge should show around 4.00V when unplugged.
> jd
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Received on 2003-10-09

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