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Need some advise about charger

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Radar84, Mar 23, 2014.

  1. Radar84

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    I ordered 2 batteries for my phantom http://www.2dogrc.com/mad-dog-2700-m...ry-w-xt60.html

    Now im looking for charger. I would like it to be ac/dc. Batteries are capablel charging at c3 rater little over 8A.
    Any good charger, maybe dual in decent price? Below or around 100
     
  2. amrflyingdude

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    I recently bought this one:

    http://www.ev-peak.com/Q6320AC.html

    And this was one of the best purchases I have ever made. It has several programs and parameters for you to select and change, it even has a digital out so you can power your phantom for testing without having to hook up a battery. The storage mode makes all the calculations for you, I can charge 4 batteries at once and at home or in the field. There are not enough good things I can say about it.

    Highly recommended.
     
  3. Jermz

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    The Tenergy TB6-AC or TB6-B seems popular. It's $51 on amazon. You need a power supply, runs about $10, and a plug for XT60, eitherr about $10 or steal it from your stock charger. Only does one battery at a time, but it's got more features tags the stock charger.

    You can also get the stock phantom charger for $25 at B&H, and buying a couple of them and using both chargers at the same time is also an inexpensive option.


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  4. Gizmo3000

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    I would skip getting an additional DJI charger, they're just too basic compared to all the other chargers out there.
    and can only do 3A (but heard it's really closer to 2.5A when selected).

    I'm still using an accucel6, sometimes using a parallel charging board to charge more than one battery at a time, works just fine.
     
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    https://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/sto ... T_60_.html

    Im trying to charge more than one battery at once, is the parallel board that hobby king makes (in-house) they say you can charge up to 6 packs 2-6s at once. is this going to be a quality product for only $9? mainly is its going to work. It just looks a little cheap to me but as long as it will work!
    any one got any suggestions?
     
  6. Bluegrass

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    I purchased two extra batteries with my Phantom 2. I think I'll just purchase a second DJI charger for $40. That way I know that I have a correct match up - current and voltage.
     
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  8. UrAwFuL

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    I'm petty sure you'll need the other half of that (ie: the charger).

    I'm going that route as well, I have four batteries but have no idea what's the best (and preferably cheap) combo to charge with.
     
  9. Bluegrass

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    What Phantom is that charger for? That's not what I got with my Phantom 2 (Non-Vision)
     
  10. kydan

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    I use Thunder AC6
     
  11. Jermz

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    That's a phantom 1 or fc40 charger. You'll need a different one.


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