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Old November 12th, 2008, 06:40   #1
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SOCOM GEAR: Li-PO battery overcharge

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LiPoly batteries are bit of liability, when not handled as instructed. At least SOCOM GEAR's batteries are bit safer in that respect. Also, be sure the check another poster under "Read:"Gents,We have heard too many Lipo battery fire cases from Airsoft players in USA. This is a big liability issue especially when you overcharge or have penetration on your Lipo batteries.Penetration is an extreme case. So, we will try basic overcharge test which happened to many Airsoft players. Here, we purchased some famous brands from Airsoft shop. To our surprise, they all caused serious damages. We strongly don't encourage you to try it. It may cause serious damages. DONOT ATTEMPT. Our SOCOMGEAR battery follow CE's regulation and have CE and SGS certificates. Please ask your Lipo battery supplier to provide safety guidelines and certificates.So, what happened to our SOCOMGEAR LIPO batteries when overcharged?
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