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Old 06-02-2006, 02:41 AM   #1
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Hi guys - I need help.

What kind of cutoff would you use for a transmitter pack? I'm using an airtronic M8. No idea where to start!

I'll charge it at 1A, guess about 5Mv cutoff?

Any ideas?
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Old 06-02-2006, 07:13 AM   #2
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what kind of charger??

On my LRP - I was charging at .5 amp with the lowest cut-off possible...On my T35, .5 again with the lowest cut-off

Haven't tried charging any with either my ICE or Tekin
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I charged my Orion 2300 AA's at 1,5 A and 35mV, same cutoff as my NiMh packs. Temp were never above 40 C.
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I charged my transmitter pack (I don't know what size it is) at 2.5 amps and 5Mv cut off and it was only warm (about 30C).
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My turbo gfx was pre programed at .9 amp, and a .05 peak detect. It has been working great for 1400 all the way to 2500 8 and 9 cell packs!
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