Battery Replacement

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Re: Battery Replacement

Postby cap » Tue Dec 19, 2017 10:00 am

underachiever wrote:Also, two pieces of round dowel, with 2 washers with leads soldered on, attached to a $1 3 AA battery holder is WAY simpler than unsoldering a chip and installing a socket and spending over $20 a machine.

Much less time,effort and money. If I sell I just pull the dowels out and put in 3 batteries for the next owner.


Here is the commercial version of that.
http://www.lockwhenlit.com/BatteryHolder.htm
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Re: Battery Replacement

Postby pharoah007 » Tue Dec 19, 2017 4:58 pm

I make the dowel remote batt packs for all machines.
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Re: Battery Replacement

Postby Chris Silver » Thu Dec 20, 2018 4:14 pm

And again as always everybody, change your batteries! There's already enough board work out there for the pros. :)
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Re: Battery Replacement

Postby pharoah007 » Sun Jan 27, 2019 1:56 pm

Lets add Panasonic Industrial to the list of Junk. Just over a year old.

This is why I remote all my games ;)

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Re: Battery Replacement

Postby Sparky » Mon Jan 28, 2019 8:23 pm

Yeah... I stay clear of all "industrial" batteries. I find them to usually be sub-par. You would think otherwise, but no...
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Re: Battery Replacement

Postby pinhead » Mon Jan 28, 2019 10:30 pm

Remove the batteries if you store your games for more than a month
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