[V8] Battery Drain
quattro at frank.mercea.net
Wed Nov 29 16:31:28 EST 2006
On Nov 29, 2006, at 1:36 PM, Ed Kellock wrote:
> I have revived "abused" batteries with a charger I bought at Sam's
> Club. It's made by Vector and has a desulfation feature. It was
> about 45 bux.
> I know desulfation has been debated, but I let it run for the full 24
> hours and then it switches to a 2amp charge setting automatically and
> that battery was restored to reliable condition.
Yours switches to charge automatically? Well, shoot. Mine just
stops after 24 hours...
FYI, my charger puts a very slight drain on the battery in certain
circumstances. I was also amused to note that the fan seems tied in
some situations to charger output voltage; on a nearly dead battery,
the fan hardly spins at all.
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