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Old 11-01-2007, 03:38 PM
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I've been using the ORION Advantage "carbon edition" charger to charge my 3200 lipos for a while now, but I've never used it to charge my NiMh's.

I decided to try it for my old 3800's, but I had the MAH setting on 4200.

The battery charged until it hit exactly 4200 mahs and shut off, and ready something like "Charged to Mah Capacity" or something similar. I Scrolled through and re-hit the charge button..the battery charged about another 2-3 minutes and this time when it shut off it said something like "Charged to PEAK"

What I want to know is how do I set these chargers to fully charge to PEAK w/o stopping at a certain Mah for the NiMh batteries/
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Old 11-01-2007, 03:54 PM
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If you don't get your question answered here, there's an Orion section in the oval product support section at hobbytalk.com
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Old 11-01-2007, 03:56 PM
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just set the charge capacity higher than 4200 like 4600 or so. i use 5000 in my charge settings when charging my 4200. just make sure ur using the correct delta peak detection value.
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