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Old Jan 28, 2005, 3:41 AM   #11
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No it wont Ben. As I, and others have said, the only way is by discharging the cell, and calculating the mAh considering the current & time to discharge.

However this charger will do many things. It will check the cells to determine the maximum mAh the cell will accept. It does this by discharging and charging cycles. This gives useful information on the quality/condition of a cell.

I dont think there is an easy way to do what you ask.

Have a look at Alan T's advice. The method of checking cells under load with a multimeter will give a rough indication of the cells condition.

To be practical, do you really need to know the remaining mAh of cells?

It's recommended to have spare batteries for whatever camera/device you use. If you suspect or find the batteries are exhausted, put in new cells, and use this excellent charger to recharge the cells, ready for the next time. Works for me.






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Old Jan 28, 2005, 8:59 AM   #12
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There are high end chargers that can measure discharge capacity i.e. that can display the capacity of a cell by discharging it. It is impossible to do it without fully discharging a cell. I have a Conrad Charge Manager that does this. It is useful when I need to pair my cells, I select the ones that match closely to work together.
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Old Feb 2, 2005, 10:55 AM   #13
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charger tester and more for $55

http://www.candlepowerforums.com/ubb...amp;sb=5&o
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Old Feb 5, 2005, 1:08 AM   #14
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Very interesting charger, but I can't find a dealer listed anywhere. Do any of you guys know who sells them, I would like to try one. Thanks Ken.
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Old Feb 5, 2005, 2:24 AM   #15
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Have a look on this battery forum to "interesting new charger" Several sites to find it.
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Old Feb 11, 2005, 3:53 PM   #16
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Very interesting charger, but I can't find a dealer listed anywhere. Do any of you guys know who sells them, I would like to try one. Thanks Ken.
Try the following links..

http://www.innovativehomeproducts.co...pexd.asp?id=55

https://www.jsburlys.com/shop/produc...5d15ccc862a32f

I have my charger for a week and it has been running non-stop to test the various brands of batteries that I have.
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Thanks for mentioning me Jedi.
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