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Camp I am Jan 9, 2007 7:32 AM

Do Nickel Metal Hydride batteries have a memory to them, or can I charge them whenever I want? I'm using them in an externalflash and don't know if I can plug them in before they go dead or not?



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Bob Nichol Jan 9, 2007 11:02 AM

NiMH batteries should be run through a few full discharge/charge cycles when first acquired. Once "seasoned" they shouldn't experience the "memory" problem associated with NiCds and can be recharged as desired.

Camp I am Jan 9, 2007 7:56 PM

Cool, thanks.


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