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Your R/C system battery questions answered promptly, just e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Snail mail: The Battery Clinic, 12219
NW 9th Lane, Newberry FL 32669
For information on disposal of your Ni-Cd packs dial 1-800-822-8837 and enter
the information requested from your touch tone phone. Or visit Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation
thoughtful modelers have gone to magnificent lengths to incorporate some of my battery dissertations in their home pages.
With all this "disserting" I have neglected to gain the requisite skills to make up really fantastic home pages,
ergo I am obliged to direct your concentration to the links provided below.
Basic Ni-Cd Stuff....The seminar presented to commercial customers around the world. At the incessant urging of a number of visitors I finally
added the charts and graphs. Long overdue. Thanks for your patience, now I can get back to gluing balsa together with a clear
Mark Venis, Vencon Technologies, collected some of my random rantings on batteries. Comments on Ni-MH are somewhat dated. Things have improved significantly
over the past few years with this technology. from the the newsgroup, rec.models.rc.air, saving you the trouble of going to Google and searching them out. Mark markets
a rather nice little package that lets you cycle your packs and display the actual charge and discharge curves on your computer.
Check it out, It's the UBA 4 and he talks about it on his home page.
Excellent Ni-Cd FAQ by Ken A. Nishimura, Berkley.
Cadex Battery University by Isidor Buchmann, President Cadex Electronics
Battery Discussions in the Archives linked at the top of this page are in no way intended to denigrate the
work of others on the subject of batteries. However, it is not uncommon for errors to creep into battery related articles
since the industry has done a rather poor job in educating the end users with the result that many battery myths have filled
the voids. Since retirement I have made it my undertaking to share as much battery information as possible with the modeling
public, information which until now been held back by the industry for "marketing" or "commercial" reasons
or perhaps because the average consumer could care less.