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Re: [IP] Batteries, batteries, and more batteries



Michael,
Good point. So just don't check your batteries!
Michael wrote:
> 
> > How could this be, it is not a closed circuit and therefore cannot
> > affect the battery or its life. The natural drain of the battery would
> > remain the same.
> >
> > Rona (a Physicist)
> >
> It is great marketing gimmick. Every time you want to check that your
> battery is fresh and working you put this HUGE thermal load on it and
> pull MAXO amp/hours from it (permanantly) which, of course, reduces
> the life of the battery (and sells more batteies). It sucks for
> consumers, but the Eveready stockholders should give the guy who
> thought it up a medal.
> 
> From: Michael   "i r en inginneer" :-)
> 
> Michael <email @ redacted>
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