This site is supported by the advertisements on it, please disable your AdBlocker so we can continue to provide you with the quality content you expect.

Stuck Batteries

Discussion in 'General X Camera Forum' started by boulevardier, Mar 20, 2018.

  1. runswithsizzers

    runswithsizzers Premium Member

    Joined:
    Mar 17, 2017
    Messages:
    1,330
    Likes Received:
    2,221
    Location:
    on the edge

    -Return to Top-

    You say many third party batteries do not have the NTC resistor, which suggests some do. Can you point to a source which has published data about which third party batteries have the NTC resistor and which do not?

    Is there a simple test I can perform at home with a basic multi-meter to see if my batteries have the NTC resistor or not?

    As for the cost, how much more does the NTC resistor cost compared to a standard resistor?
     
  2. mfk

    mfk Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 17, 2014
    Messages:
    66
    Likes Received:
    70
    Location:
    Switzerland

    -Return to Top-

    I only had a Patona in my hands. The Patona has a 10 kOhm resistor at the place of the NTC. (The NTC may cost aprox. 20 cents more)
    "Some" is mainly based on the german-forum where this topic was discussed several times.
    With a Multimeter you may measure the resistance at 20-25°C, then heat the battery up by 10°C and check if the resistance is lower than 10 kOhm.
    Sorry, I'm at the moment in a Cahersiveen Ireland and can say nothing about the NTC coefficient.
    Regars, Ueli
     

Share This Page

  1. fujix-forum.com uses cookies to help personalize content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice