Recondition a NiCAD Battery
Nickel-cadmium (NiCad) rechargeable batteries build up a dendrite crystal substance with continual use and recharging. Over time, they hold less of a charge and their battery life noticeably decreases. Eventually, they no longer hold a charge at all. ...
Nicad batteries often die in such a way that they won't take a charge and have
zero voltage. This usually means they're shorted out by crystal dendrite growth.
I have 2-14.4v Nicad batteries for my 14.4v Dewalt drill that have died a horrible
death. Saw an ad on ebay when I was looking for ...
I had an old Bosch 14.4V drill, the battery would not hold any charge, put it in the
charger and within 2 ... Revive Your Old NiCd Batteries.
Feb 12, 2010 ... My Craftsman 18v battery was showing as being 'defective' when I put it in ...
Here is one great instructable, Revive Nicad Batteries by Zapping ...
May 1, 2007 ... The versatile NiCd (nickel-cadmium) battery loses charge-storage capacity with
use; this circuit restores much of the cells' vigor.
Jul 7, 2007 ... I have a nice Porter Cable cordless drill with several battery packs. ... of them,
actually) that had a how-to guide for reconditioning NiCd packs.
Recondition a NiCAD Battery. Nickel-cadmium (NiCad) rechargeable batteries
build up a dendrite crystal substance with continual use and recharging.
Mar 28, 2009 ... I've added a photo to the battery terminals, see below. ... Reviving a dead NiCad
battery ... 14.4v Black & Decker Firestorm NiCad pack. .... I suppose the real test
will be time, and how long this “fix” lasts – but for now I am very ...