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    Question Can i charge nimh batteries in parallel or series????

    I have a charger that isn't fully functional and can only select 1.5 amps 3 amps and 5 amps and no it can not charge lipo. But anyway would i be able to charge nimh batteries in parallel or series? if so what one would be better. because i have the E-Maxx and want to charge both batteries at once.

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    and BTW both batteries are the stock 3000MAH ones.

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    I would also like to know the answer to this question. I have been wondering this for awhile
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    Just found this post for the mini e-revo batteries would think it would pertain to bigger batteries also.
    http://traxxas.com/forums/showthread...ries-in-series


    lol also found this post which says in series is okay but not pararell.


    http://traxxas.com/forums/showthread...NiMh-in-series
    Last edited by Schnider89; 12-11-2011 at 10:13 PM.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Schnider89 View Post
    ...lol also found this post which says in series is okay but not parallel.


    http://traxxas.com/forums/showthread...NiMh-in-series
    It is not recommended.
    One of the proponents has nothing good to say about NiMH in other threads and admits he hasn't run them in years. The other is careful not to finish the charges in series.
    Just don't do it.
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