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Old 01-14-2020, 05:47 AM
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Default battery dies fast

Originally Posted by crxmanpat View Post
Are you saying you are fully charging the batteries before putting them in storage? If so, this is not a good practice as lipos don't like to be stored fully charged. You will want to put them on storage charge, which is typically 3.8 - 3.86v per cell. If your charger does not have a storage charge function, you will need to do it manually. Once at storage charge, put them in a refrigerator at 40. I have a mini-fridge in the garage where I keep my lipos.
So this is my problem , see I have been doing this for a few years and with my airplanes the battery's held up pretty good ,but with the drone turning 4 rotors it shows up fast .,thank you
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