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Old 04-02-2002, 02:35 PM   #1
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Default what determines a batt's max. load

what determines the amount of load or amperage a battery can handle, both charge and discarge. is it the capacity or the physical size.
for example could you charge 1500's and 2400's both at 5 or 6 amps safely. or would the 2400's only be smart or should you even stick to 4 amps for the 2400's

i guess its more charge than discharge that i worried about since both batteries i'm sure can handle upwards of 30 amp draw.
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Old 04-02-2002, 03:57 PM   #2
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It's the internal chemistry. Basically, charging at 5 or 6 for either battery should be fine, except if you go higher than that you will probably get slightly more voltage with decreased cell life.

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