[aprssig] Best TH-D7A after-market battery

Brian B. Riley brianbr at mac.com
Mon Apr 28 00:56:03 EDT 2008

My Maha PB39H seems to charge  on the Kenwood wallwart in just about  
24 hours from dead flat.

On Apr 27, 2008, at 4:44 PM, Jason KG4WSV wrote:

> On Sun, Apr 27, 2008 at 3:05 PM, Charles Doughtie <n5exy at yahoo.com>  
> wrote:
>> When I got mine (years ago, HamCom, Arlington) the
>> Batteries America rep said "we don't recommend it"
>> to both the Kenwood charger and the wall-wart charge
>> through the radio that came with the D7.
> Don't know about the Kenwood drop-in, but the factory wall-wart would
> take days to charge a decent capacity battery, since it takes 24 hours
> to charge the pitiful thing Kenwood ships with the radio.
> I also got a BA drop-in charger when I got the battery.

cheers ... 73 de brian  riley,  n1bq , underhill center, vermont
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