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Best AA Batteries for Strobes


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#21 Chogless

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Posted 25 April 2014 - 05:27 AM

Maha Powerex 2700 and MH-C800 chargers.  Got to where we carry only lights that use AA batteries.  Luggage lighter and charger is much smaller.



#22 bvanant

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Posted 25 April 2014 - 09:35 AM

I still think that the lower capacity eneloops will give you more charges than the new xx2500. My understanding is that the 2500 are actually a kind of hybrid battery with some low internal discharge capacity and some higher internal discharge to get to the 2500 level with fewer cycles and a bit less long term storage capacity.

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