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Old 08-16-2010, 08:43 AM
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O.K. I have been charging my Zippy 4s4000 packs at 2Amps. They say on them that the max charge rate is 2C. Now these are 20C packs. Dose that mean I can charge them at 2*C, or 40 AMPS?!?!? That doesn't sound right. What am I missing?
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2c means 2 @ the capacity or 2 @ 4000 mah in your case so 8 amps max


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O.K. I have been charging my Zippy 4s4000 packs at 2Amps. They say on them that the max charge rate is 2C. Now these are 20C packs. Dose that mean I can charge them at 2*C, or 40 AMPS?!?!? That doesn't sound right. What am I missing?
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