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Parallel charging plate

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by thestone11, Mar 24, 2015.

  1. thestone11

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    Bought this a while ago, tried it for a couple of times. Result is kinda disappointing. It took me like 4 hours to charge two batteries at the same time (battery is at around 20%). which is more than charging two individually.

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  2. tcope

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    That is because it does not charge them at the same time, it charges one at a time. 1.5h per battery is 3 hours.
     
  3. thestone11

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    Even if that's the case, they should take less than 1.5 hr to charge. As you said 3 hr max, not to mention the batteries already have 20% of juice before putting into the charger. But the parallel plate took 4 hrs for 2 batteries.
     
  4. LuvMyTJ

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    It will charge them all at the same time but it takes as long as doing three separate batteries as the amperage in the stock charger is low and designed for one. I use that strip with a 10amp charge brick for speedier times. Never timed it but it's faster.