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Old Jun 28, 2013, 4:26 PM   #1
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Default Problems with Lithium

I put new Lithium AAs in my DL and it acts like there is no power. Alkalines give me a normal reading. I've tried two new sets of Lithiums and both fail. Anyone have any ideas?
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Old Jun 28, 2013, 6:33 PM   #2
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No idea what causes this phenomenon, but my wife had similar issues with her K200. (That was part of the reason she decided several years ago to upgrade to the K7. When she was having those problems, we searched the web, and did not find any helpful info. I hope you have better luck than we did.
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Old Jun 29, 2013, 8:14 AM   #3
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I know some Kr's go bonkers with Lithium ion batteries but the problems go away when NIMH eneloop's are used. Could be the voltage 4 Lithium = 6v and 4 NIMH = 4.8v and my Kr's Lithium =7.4v The camera is built to work on a wide range of voltage, it could be with age some of the components deteriorate and can't tolerate the higher voltage


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