Re: [BCD396XT] Re: Chargeing batterys in scanner
J Harrell wrote:
> Hello all,You're far better off getting a dedicated NiMH charger.
> Just bought myself a New BCD396XT scanner and so far love it! Just
> wondering if anyone charges the battery's in the radio?
> Looking in the menuExactly
> system on the radio is has a option of charge time, what does this mean? If
> I set it to 10 hours the radio stops charging after 10 hours?
> I also assumeCorrect.
> that the charge rate is fixed and will only charge at a certain rate for a
> fixed length of time?
> I normally use a LaCrosseGood choice from what I've seen reported about it.
> charger to charge up my NIMH batts with.
> Also theNot sure about this one offhand. I tend to charge at .25c to .5c.
> proper charge rate for NIMH batts is 0.5c to 1c is that correct.