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by dacflyer
Sat Jun 16, 2018 1:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dell laptop battery question
Replies: 11
Views: 207

Re: Dell laptop battery question

well i was more concerned about the voltage..
the battery led on the laptop starts blinking green and red ( to make yellow ? ) can't find out what it means.. maybe it does not like the new battery.., but it shows 100% charged..
by dacflyer
Sat Jun 16, 2018 1:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Message Board update
Replies: 17
Views: 233

Re: Message Board update

i liked it better with our icons on the left side of the page... :P
by dacflyer
Thu Jun 07, 2018 6:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dell laptop battery question
Replies: 11
Views: 207

Re: Dell laptop battery question

well it's listed as double the current, but what do i know..
by dacflyer
Thu Jun 07, 2018 6:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HEY Dacflyer! GIANT LED DISPLAY!
Replies: 8
Views: 158

Re: HEY Dacflyer! GIANT LED DISPLAY!

Janitor >> neat display..
i still have a bunch that i am salvaging from ped heads ( pedestrian signals ) will have a surplus of them soon, were doing our 5yr re-lamping period.. gonna be working nights soon for busy roads..
by dacflyer
Tue Jun 05, 2018 2:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I need some wireless help and or advice.. lemme preach on...
Replies: 2
Views: 92

Re: I need some wireless help and or advice.. lemme preach o

well, turns out the Ubiquiti Picostation is good for about 500ft i think i read, i did finally get it to work. i didn't set it up right.. Novice mistake. one thing i did find out is, that if the device's wifi is turned off, the picostation goes to sleep. was interesting to learn. at 1st i thought it...
by dacflyer
Tue Jun 05, 2018 2:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dell laptop battery question
Replies: 11
Views: 207

Re: Dell laptop battery question

nope, single row, nothing parallel
by dacflyer
Mon Jun 04, 2018 11:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dell laptop battery question
Replies: 11
Views: 207

Re: Dell laptop battery question

in the old pack, the cells were in series. it had the samsung 18650 cells, i am sure the new pack is the same way, it does feel heavier for sure..
by dacflyer
Sat Jun 02, 2018 7:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I need some wireless help and or advice.. lemme preach on...
Replies: 2
Views: 92

I need some wireless help and or advice.. lemme preach on...

i need to extend wifi from a barn to a ranch hands quarters, the barn is linked to the owners house bout 2,000ft away, and it goes into a linksys WRT54G type router, and gives wifi to the barn.. but now i need to extend (outdoor proof ) about 500ft. i thought i had the perfect solution, using a ubiq...
by dacflyer
Sat Jun 02, 2018 6:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dell laptop battery question
Replies: 11
Views: 207

Re: Dell laptop battery question

this battery is a li-ion , not a lipo i am assuming the board is bad, but it is all SMD stuff, so no luck to fix it, so i'll just salvage the cells for another project.. but what's strange is... the old battery was listed as 14 volts, the new one is only 10 volts, but the seller says that is what is...
by dacflyer
Tue May 29, 2018 9:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dell laptop battery question
Replies: 11
Views: 207

Dell laptop battery question

are these batteries designed to shut down and rendered no good after so many cycles ? ( control board inside ? ) i got one here that appeared to be bad, i cracked it open, the cells read 3.3V per cell, they will take a manual charge via my power supply, but they will not charge via the laptop, i see...
by dacflyer
Tue May 29, 2018 8:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Why is there no way to contact the Administrator?
Replies: 20
Views: 432

Re: Why is there no way to contact the Administrator?

if you really want to shame them FOREIGN types, ask them if their mom knows what they do for a living...
or ask them about goats or camels..lol
by dacflyer
Fri May 18, 2018 8:30 am
Forum: Up For Grabs
Topic: How to Get Started with Arduino in 1 Day or Less
Replies: 1
Views: 71

Re: How to Get Started with Arduino in 1 Day or Less

hi there, a question about your book,, i am big into building clocks, and i have been having a friend do the programming for me, but i am trying not to wear out my welcome with him. he has been really great at helping me get GPS clocks going. i do all the construction and wiring, and just tell him m...
by dacflyer
Fri May 18, 2018 7:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Saga of a DC motor
Replies: 3
Views: 151

Re: Saga of a DC motor

LENP >> i would have done the same thing..
by dacflyer
Thu May 03, 2018 5:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Saga of a DC motor
Replies: 3
Views: 151

Re: Saga of a DC motor

i dealt with about the same with a brushless generator, see post.. http://forum.nutsvolts.com/viewtopic.php?f=45&t=17250 found the armature had a shorted winding, but it was a bitch to find, the issue was intermittent. finally found it after a week of testing.. i forced power into the generator, thi...
by dacflyer
Mon Apr 23, 2018 1:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Aftermaster
Replies: 5
Views: 236

Re: Aftermaster

who listens to what people want in a tv ?
i never seen or heard such a thing...or for any product for that matter..
i know of a few places that i called to suggest things. but it never comes to light..