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Old Jan 30, 2013, 01:32 AM
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Originally Posted by ezflyr View Post
Hi,

Yes, the Thunder Piwer TP-610C does have a LiFe setting! The default cell discharge voltage is 3.3V, so I was seeing virtually no capacity after a full charge. Once I saw the discharge curves, I realized I could set the cut-off to 2V, and now I'm measuring rated capacity!

Thanks!

John
Do not go as low as 2V. Minimum Voltage should be 2,5V. Almost no difference in capacity between 2,5 and 2,0 volts due to steep discharge curve. Your batteries will last longer though....
(said that, a couple of my A123 cells where discharge completely -due to forgot turning off-, and I got it back to ŽlifeŽ again after a couple of cycles . They never seem to stop surprising me)
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