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Subject: Re: Batteries and Charging
From: Gordon Smith (schmoo2k_at_hotmail.com)
I think it drains to 80 (or 90)% and then charges again - trickle was
recomended for when you wanted it to be 100% when you unplug?
"Dan Richardson" <Spam_at_NotTooLoud.com> wrote in message
> > I turned trickle Off and am testing again (I travel tomorrow) - So Deep
> Hah. That's got it here.
> Trickle charge off and it seems to work with my
> 300 mA 9V Radio Shack car charger.
> I assume it'll work with my no-name 600 mA car charger,
> but I haven't tested it yet.
> I tried the battery test app with the car charger plugged in,
> and it wrote two entries and drained the battery.
> I read the FAQ on trickle, but I couldn't understand it.
> What happens if I leave it plugged in with trickle off?
> Does it charge to full and then drain until I turn it off?
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