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Old Mar 05, 2013, 02:56 AM
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quick question... cycle setting

when setting icharger to cycle, and connecting balance tap, is the "charge" part in balance mode, or straight charge mode?

i cannot tell.

pls advise, steve
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Old Mar 05, 2013, 09:42 AM
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Old Mar 05, 2013, 01:39 PM
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BALANCE PORT CELL HIGH VOL error

Hi all, I looked inside my 206 charger, and couldnt see any burn marks or smell anything.

So can I get this straight: when I checked continuity between the top electrodes and the pins, there WAS continuity between the same numbered electrode and pin? and this is NOT normal? This is as described in the "bal err" document (written in stilted English). Seems like this would be NORMAL to find contnuity not ABNORMAL.

See the pics attached of my unit... no burns etc seen.

(Help appreciated, I cant use this charger right now, because pin #2 always reads high on the lipo monitor.)

Ben
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Old Mar 05, 2013, 01:54 PM
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So can I get this straight: when I checked continuity between the top electrodes and the pins, there WAS continuity between the same numbered electrode and pin? and this is NOT normal?
It says that 0 Ohm (continuity) is normal.

Picture shows that there was an attempt to repair this already.

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Old Mar 05, 2013, 02:07 PM
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Very nicely done Rob!! Good doesn't need to be pretty.

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Old Mar 05, 2013, 02:21 PM
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It says that 0 Ohm (continuity) is normal.

Picture shows that there was an attempt to repair this already.

Fred
thanks Fred. Ok, sorry for idiocy, so 0 resistance, so I see the current flow on my multimeter (needle jumping). That is what I see, so there IS continuity.

I put that little jumper wire shown in my pic a few years ago, when I was getting an error, I actually cant remember the details now. The wire jumper is intact now, there is continuity between the connected poles.

What else can I do to get my cool little charger working again? I'll need it soon.

thanks, tips appreciated

Ben
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Old Mar 05, 2013, 07:14 PM
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So my 106 is not working. I can't find anything burnt. Went ahead and bought another. Is there a market for his charger? I have heard they are repairable. Thanks
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Old Mar 05, 2013, 11:15 PM
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pic...

here is what I'm seeing on the voltage monitor.
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Old Mar 06, 2013, 12:05 AM
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here is what I'm seeing on the voltage monitor.
Is the offset in voltage always the same? If so, it could be a calibration issue. I believe burned tracks gives more random numbers.

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Old Mar 07, 2013, 01:16 PM
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I have an 106b, not the plus one, and after replacing all the mosfets the unit keep shorting the PS, when a use a short protection power supply, and try to charge any battery, the psu disarm.
When i use a non protected power supply, the charger simply reboot.

Any sugestions ?
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Old Mar 07, 2013, 08:47 PM
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I have an 106b, not the plus one, and after replacing all the mosfets the unit keep shorting the PS, when a use a short protection power supply, and try to charge any battery, the psu disarm.
When i use a non protected power supply, the charger simply reboot.
Please check the PM we have sent to you.

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Old Mar 09, 2013, 03:36 AM
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Old Mar 11, 2013, 09:06 PM
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I have 2 106b chargers that need a few buttons...

Does anyone sell them, or am I going to radioshack tomorrow?
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Old Mar 12, 2013, 09:17 AM
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My Friends 106+ Fan just stopped working, can anyone be so kind to tell me what is the specification?
I need to replace Start button on mine it is now need to be pushed really hard to trigger anything any advice?

thanks.
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Old Mar 12, 2013, 11:29 AM
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Hi junsi,
I have bought icharger 3010b it is a very good charger for my LIPOs, but accidentally i burnted it (bad power supplier was used). I need to replace whole deck(board) with fets. Is it possible to purchase it or get scheme to make by myself.
Excuse me for my english i am from Russia
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