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DC16 charger work round
« on: April 06, 2016, 09:13:34 PM »
So I got one of these of ebay for under 10

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/391406072451?_trksid=p2057872.m2749.l2649&ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT

IMG_20160406_190112 by Madrat, on Flickr

Connected it up to a DC16 and....    IT WORKS  ;D  just needs a bit of choppy choppy solder solder jobs a good un   ;)

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Re: DC16 charger work round
« Reply #1 on: April 06, 2016, 11:33:32 PM »
Nice! Easy cheap fix!
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Re: DC16 charger work round
« Reply #2 on: April 06, 2016, 11:40:52 PM »
Are output voltages, etc right?


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Re: DC16 charger work round
« Reply #3 on: April 07, 2016, 12:25:22 AM »
Less than1 volt lower, tried it 3 times and it fully charged the battery  :thumbsup:

Dyson charger is 400 ma. This one 500 ma

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Re: DC16 charger work round
« Reply #4 on: April 07, 2016, 02:23:45 AM »
Less than1 volt lower, tried it 3 times and it fully charged the battery  :thumbsup:

Dyson charger is 400 ma. This one 500 ma

Close enough. Sounds like a good fix.  :thumbsup:

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Re: DC16 charger work round
« Reply #5 on: April 07, 2016, 02:27:08 AM »
Worth a gamble.

 

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