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Question Quick Question.

Discussion in 'Anything Airgun Related' started by WebleyExcel, May 3, 2012.

  1. WebleyExcel

    WebleyExcel Junior Member

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    Just got my self an Ultrafire 502B torch , should i charge the batteries before use or will they have plenty charge in them ?
    Thanks.
     
  2. Barcelona68

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    How should we know how much charge left in your batteries????????? Just use them ffs.
     
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    Oilysean Very Active

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    As above, if it's new, they're going to have new batteries inso use the thing.
     
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    bradleymarky Keyboard Hero

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    If the batteries are new mate they shouldnt need charging ;)
     
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    ooooh sm1 got out of the wrong side of bed ;) :D

    true though lol, any batteries i get i put on charge before i use them for the first time. sometimes they arive fully charged sometimes they are empty.
     
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    or you could just charge them anyway to be on the safe side
     
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    nothing new there:rolleyes::rolleyes:
     
  8. WebleyExcel

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    Ok, Cheers guys, just wanted to hear if anyone experienced going out and the batteries ran out pretty quickly if not charged :).
     
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    I always charge new batteries.
     
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    I think Barcelona is after Grumpyoldmans title. He is a junior member we all have to learn and the best way is to ask. If we get shot down when we ask questions we stop asking we stop learning and then in our hobbie animals end up suffering.
    Webleyexcel turn torch on if it dims very quickly then the bats were only charged a little to test so charge fully if it's secondhand I would charge fully anyway.
     
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    Charge them before use because you can't be certain they have been charged fully before or how long they have been sat, slowly discharging (yes it does happen to Lithium batteries, anyone saying otherwise is fibbing!) Also look into the correct cycling procedure for the type of battery you have to ensure you get the greatest capacity and longevity from them.
     
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    Thanks again :)
     
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    I am after one of these torches but not after messing about with batteries. I have about 20 rechargeable AAs. Can you just stick a converter in and use AA batteries?
     
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    you can but its the voltage you need, as long as they are 3.7v its fine
     
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    My Led Ray batteries ( in my Ultrafire) last about 2-3 lamping sessions!!!!!!!!
    You don't need to walk around with the torch on ALL the while.
    Errmmmm.... They are Re chargable aren't they? I have never bought a lamp yet that comes with re chargable batteries unless bought with a charger.
    Just a thought..............
     

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