Welcome to PhantomPilots.com

Sign up for a weekly email of the latest drone news & information

DJI Battery/Discharger

Discussion in 'Phantom 4 Help' started by Big Al KY, Jul 26, 2016.

  1. Big Al KY

    Joined:
    Mar 6, 2016
    Messages:
    110
    Likes Received:
    32
    I got this one today, but it does not tell me how long the lights will stay on the discharge mode. It has been over an hr and it still showing 4 leds still. Just trying to bring it down to 50%. Anyone please.

    Thanks
     
  2. msinger

    Approved Vendor

    Joined:
    Oct 30, 2014
    Messages:
    24,744
    Likes Received:
    7,516
    Location:
    Harrisburg, PA (US)
    It'll most likely take a few hours to discharge from 100%. Why not just let the batteries auto discharge down to 65% on their own?
     
  3. Big Al KY

    Joined:
    Mar 6, 2016
    Messages:
    110
    Likes Received:
    32
    [QUO"msinger, post: 883672, member: 18206"]It'll most likely take a few hours to discharge from 100%. Why not just let the batteries auto discharge down to 65% on their own?[/QUOTE]
    I know but I wanted to see what 90.00 got me:) I will leave it on in my office and see how it goes. Thanks singer
    Thanks msinger. I guess just wanted to see how my $90 discharges as well:) I guess I will give it time and let you know tomorrow.

    Thanks again
     
    #3 Big Al KY, Jul 26, 2016
    Last edited: Jul 26, 2016
  4. msinger

    Approved Vendor

    Joined:
    Oct 30, 2014
    Messages:
    24,744
    Likes Received:
    7,516
    Location:
    Harrisburg, PA (US)
    Sounds good :)
     
  5. WWK888

    Joined:
    Jan 31, 2016
    Messages:
    703
    Likes Received:
    212
    If I need to discharge a battery I just play with the simulator for awhile.
     
  6. Mallettron

    Joined:
    May 28, 2016
    Messages:
    117
    Likes Received:
    22
    Why not get a few flights in and then charge to storage level, much more fun
     
  7. Big Al KY

    Joined:
    Mar 6, 2016
    Messages:
    110
    Likes Received:
    32
    Wow, after all nite discharging it now shows 3 led lights and the sidebar is blinking blue.

    I will give it till I return home later this day and see what is the status of it. Till then, stay tuned and I will report back.i
     
  8. Big Al KY

    Joined:
    Mar 6, 2016
    Messages:
    110
    Likes Received:
    32
    Well I am back home and now I have 2 solid leds and the 3rd one blinking. So I guess this is a 24hr deal or I blew 90.00 lol

    I do have a total of 4 batteries. I was thinking if I discharged it the proper way, they would last a longer life.

    So anyone has a clue as to the life of a battery being recharged? Anytyone know a number of? I sure that singer knows the answer.

    Thanks
     
  9. Big Al KY

    Joined:
    Mar 6, 2016
    Messages:
    110
    Likes Received:
    32
    Well singer, the discharge is ok if you have all the time in the world to play. But is took 23 hrs to discharge one battery to 65%. As far as charging,it does great.
    So I guess I will hang to it.

    Thanks again


     
  10. msinger

    Approved Vendor

    Joined:
    Oct 30, 2014
    Messages:
    24,744
    Likes Received:
    7,516
    Location:
    Harrisburg, PA (US)
    Yes, I really like my charging hub too. It's very convenient when charging everything up the night before I fly.
     
Loading...
Similar Threads - DJI Battery Discharger Forum Date
Dji battery airline rules General Discussion Wednesday at 5:50 PM
DJI M600 Pro with 18 Batteries and Battery Case Classifieds Wednesday at 4:09 AM
Brand new OEM DJI Phantom 3 Battery - $75 shipped Classifieds Jun 14, 2017
Professional Just purchased new P3P battery from DJI Phantom 3 Help Jun 8, 2017
For Sale-Phantom 3 Pro,Extra Battery, DJI Hard Case, Fast Charger Classifieds Jun 5, 2017