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Old 02-06-2015, 07:03 PM   #1
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Default How do I discharge NiMH Batteries

Been long time since I've used NiMH batteries. Just picked up a Dromida
and had them charged up ready for this weekend and just found out with my new work schedule won't be racing for at least 3 weeks. .
Do I have to DISCHARGE these SOME HOW or will they just stay ok with a full charge in them? Thanks
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They should be discharged. Does your charger have a discharge function? If so, just use that.
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Yes I have a ice charger. Any recommendations for discharge setting?
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About 2c would be fine. So if the cells are 1800 a discharge of 3.6a down to 4.8v would work. You could take the voltage down farther but it will just come back up anyway.
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