Re: Mtb Lights 101 ?

Postby philstar on Wed 6/Apr/16 9:48pm

Velocipedestrian wrote:Does a battery die first from age or charging cycles?
I've not been outside in the dark in a year or two...


what type of battery, both can kill a battery, i think Li Ion like to be stored at %40
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Re: Mtb Lights 101 ?

Postby Velocipedestrian on Wed 6/Apr/16 10:10pm

Wow, good link.
Guess I'm gonna suck it and see, it's probably been much closer to 100% than 40%, and will have fluctuated between ~5°-25° over the non-use period.

Old first gen Gloworm Li Ion.
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Re: Mtb Lights 101 ?

Postby ultraslowrider on Thu 7/Apr/16 3:53pm

Kel's been busy selling lights again...

http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/7858905 ... house-fire
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Re: Mtb Lights 101 ?

Postby Velocipedestrian on Thu 7/Apr/16 5:10pm

Ooh, burn.
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Re: Mtb Lights 101 ?

Postby slidecontrol on Thu 7/Apr/16 5:35pm

I don't think it was Kel, we would have heard about how much hotter and more destructive the fire his lights caused than other identical lights by now
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Re: Mtb Lights 101 ?

Postby Velocipedestrian on Fri 8/Apr/16 7:39am

Light still works, rider is a little rusty when it comes to night time singletrack though.
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