Nicd Battery Charger

Nicd Battery Charger
charging nimh cells on a nicd charger?

i have a piranha peak power battery charger. it says only to charge nicd batteries. but could i get away with charging nimh? or is there a modification i could make to it in order for this to work? it charges at 4.5A max and trickle is 50-300mA. and if so what is the biggest battery i should charge with it? ive seen some big batteries out on the market these days. up to 4300 mAh. should i stay away from som thing that big?

No,

Fast charge NiCd and NiMh chargers are different. It may appear to work, but you will be destroying your NiMh Batteries.

battery charger on NiCD

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DrillMaster 68420 18 Volt NiCd Battery Charger For Cordless Tools 68413
DrillMaster 68420 18 Volt NiCd Battery Charger For Cordless Tools 68413
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This cordless tool battery charger powers up batteries for DrillMaster compatable 18 volt 1.3 amp power tool! This convenient charger fully charges a battery in just three to five hours. With a handy LED charging light to let you know when the battery is fully charged and ready to work, this cordless tool battery charger is ideal for any craftsman working with cordless tools! Battery charging time...

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EBL® 808(Latest Version) 8 Bay/Slot AA AAA Ni-MH Ni-Cd Quick Charger Smart Battery Charger for Rechargeable Batteries
EBL® 808(Latest Version) 8 Bay/Slot AA AAA Ni-MH Ni-Cd Quick Charger Smart Battery Charger for Rechargeable Batteries
$9.99
Model:
EBL-808 Latest Version

Features:
LED state the charging statues : on(charging)- shows green(fully charged)
Overheat-detection to prevent over-charging
Short circuit protection and reverse polarity protection
Negative delta V (- ∆V) cut-off function,automatically cut off when fully charged

Compatible:
Can both charge AA and AAA Ni-MH Ni-Cd rechargeable batteries(Do no...

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Opus BT-C2000-charger-set AC 100-240V Battery Charger Tester Analyzer NiMH NiCd AA AAA C D Cells, Wall Adapter 12 Volt Input Portable Option
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BT-C2000 Battery Charger Charge Test Analyze AA AAA C & D NiMH NiCd Batteries. Easy to read backlit display. Flexibility to setup all channels at once, or to program any channel with any function. Any battery AA AAA C or D. Charge them, Discharge them, Refresh them, Test them. Even internal resistance. This charger does it all with ease. Once you use this charger you will wonder why it took so lon...
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Features:
Four independent channels charge, discharge, refresh, test batteries individually.
Charge, condition and analyze one to four AA or AAA NiMH or NiCd rechargeable batteries.
Back lighted LCD Digitally displays capacity, voltage, time elapsed and current.
Adjustable charging rate from 200 to 700 mA.
Five modes of operation for each channel: Charge: Discharge: Discharge Refresh (re...
Ebest - New Nitecore Intelligent i4 18650 Li-ion/ Ni-MH/ Ni-CD Battery Charger
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Features: Capable of charging 4 batteries simultaneously Each of the four battery slots monitors and charges independently Automatically identifies Li-ion, Ni-MH and Ni-Cd rechargeable batteries Features three charging modes (CC, CV and Trickle Charge) Automatically detects battery status and selects the appropriate voltage and charge mode Three Color LED displays charging progress for each batter...

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