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Old 04-27-2011, 05:31 PM
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hey guys i got some lipo batterys given to me and i noticed that 2 of them are swoolen just a bite i haveno idea howlong it hasneen since they where charged or anything what should i do with them also what should i do with theother 2 that arenot swollenhow to charge and store
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Old 04-27-2011, 05:36 PM
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how puffed are they? toss them on a balancer and make sure you dont have a dead cell
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to be on the safe side, i would never recommend using any pack with swollen cells.
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dont risk it, toss the swollen ones and slow charge and balance the others @ 2.5 amps
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Originally Posted by bigben1165 View Post
to be on the safe side, i would never recommend using any pack with swollen cells.
+1. I have seen other racers race with them and they have fires because of them. Just disgard it to be safe.
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