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Re: [linux-dell-laptops] Digest Number 2026

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  • L.V.Gandhi
    Thank You very much for the response. On Sat, 12 Mar 2005 23:09:24 -0600, Irlandes ... -- L.V.Gandhi http://lvgandhi.tripod.com/ linux user No.205042
    Message 1 of 2 , Mar 14, 2005
      Thank You very much for the response.


      On Sat, 12 Mar 2005 23:09:24 -0600, Irlandes
      <brucemcgovern@...> wrote:
      >
      > On Sat, 2005-03-12 at 21:15 +0000, linux-dell-laptops@yahoogroups.com
      > wrote:
      > > Message: 3
      > > Date: Sat, 12 Mar 2005 02:09:10 -0500
      > > From: "L.V.Gandhi" <lvgandhi@...>
      > > Subject: [OT]dell 600m battery
      > >
      > > I know this is not connected to linux but dell laptop. Kindly bear with me.
      > > I have bought dell 600m in dec 2003. One battery went bad last year
      > > itself. During warrenty they changed. Now additional one which was
      > > also bought along with laptop went bad. ie When coonected to power
      > > source blinking orange light I get. With out power it is not working.
      > > May be I feel some short circuit in battery.
      > > Whether anybody also faced same fate?
      > > Where one can get dell bateries cheaper?
      > > If any other brand battery can be used?
      > > I will be thankful to answers.
      > > --
      > > L.V.Gandhi
      >
      > I am not sure of this, because battery technology has been changing.
      > But, my best friend in the States was working on a battery for an old
      > Compaq 486 last year. On that older model, he discovered he could gently
      > disassemble the battery, and there were replaceable batteries in there.
      > He bought those batteries, somehow installed them,and it worked.
      >
      > They were not designed to be replaceable, he had to cut wires and do all
      > sorts of things to make them work correctly, but it was within his
      > capacity. It was a major project, but he is retired (as an electronic
      > techncian).
      >
      > I do not know if that is possible on the battery of any newer laptop, or
      > if it is dangerous. So, use your powerful brain (No sarcasm intended
      > here) and your eyes, and proceed with caution. It the assembly is
      > failed, you have little to lose, if you proceed with caution.
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      L.V.Gandhi
      http://lvgandhi.tripod.com/
      linux user No.205042
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