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Old 08-20-2007, 04:48 PM
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Default 5000mah 11.1v lipo doesn't work out of the box :(

So I got my 11.1v 5000mah lipo from maxamps today and was very excited to see it arrive. Upon charging it my triton rejected it several times saying "battery voltage too low". A few more tries to get it to charge and finally it took to it. The voltage of the pack reported to be 8.83 volts [:'(]. I think possibly one of the cells is dead. How do I check each cells voltage through the hyperion taps?
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Old 08-20-2007, 04:53 PM
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I'm going to try running a couple more cycles through it and see if it stabilizes. For some reason the triton is only *****g out at 1.9 amps when it's set to 2.5?
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Old 08-20-2007, 05:45 PM
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Default RE: 5000mah 11.1v lipo doesn't work out of the box :(

Stop what your doing and send the pack back. Give me your full name and order number. We'll get a new one out to you ASAP. E-mail the info to jason@maxamps.com . Better to be safe.

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Old 08-20-2007, 06:11 PM
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Email sent. Thanks for the quick reply and great support!
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Default RE: 5000mah 11.1v lipo doesn't work out of the box :(

I talked with Clint, Gave him the order ID # and he will contact you. He'll have you send it back for replacement.

If you have any further questions just let me know.


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