TRACTION BATTERIES & CHARGERS.
FOR BATTERY R/C LOCOMOTIVES. Nov 1st 2021

A SELECTION OF ENELOOP HYBRID BATTERIES.
SWITCHES & CABLING ARE HERE
ADD ON MULTI FUNCTION R/C SWITCHES & E SWITCHES ARE AVAILABLE HERE.
 
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WELDED BATTERY PACKS ARE MORE RELIABLE THAN BATTERIES IN HOLDERS.  WELDED HOBBY PACK BATTERY PACKS WIRED IN SERIES FOR LOCO POWER USING ENELOOP HYBRID NiMh-ALKALINE RE-CHARGEABLE CELLS.
4 x CELL (4.8 volt) ENELOOP HYBRID NiMh-ALKALINE RE-CHARGEABLE PACKS.
4-LSD-AAAB
$49
$25
Brick Pack of 4 x fully charged AAA ENELOOP 800 mah LSD hybrid batteries.
JR Plug
HALF PRICE UNTIL SOLD OUT.
4-LSD-AAAT
$49
$25
Twin Stick Pack of 4 x fully charged AAA ENELOOP 800 mah LSD hybrid batteries.
JR Plug
HALF PRICE UNTIL SOLD OUT.
AA 4 x CELL (4.8 volt) AAA ENELOOP HYBRID NiMh-ALKALINE PACKS.
4-LSD-AAB
$49 Brick Pack of 4 x fully charged AA ENELOOP 2,000 mah LSD hybrid batteries. FUTABA Plug
4-LSD-AAF
$49 Pack of 4 x fully charged AA ENELOOP
2,000 mah LSD hybrid batteries. JR Plug
4-LSD-AAT
$49 Twin Stick Pack of 4 x fully charged AA
ENELOOP  2,000 mah LSD hybrid batteries.
FUTABA Plug
AA 5 x CELL (6 volt) ENELOOP HYBRID NiMh-ALKALINE PACK.
The newest type 2.4 Ghz receivers work better on 5 x cells i.e. 6 volts.
5-LSD-AAF
$59 Pack of 5 x fully charged AA ENELOOP
2,000 mah LSD hybrid batteries. JR Plug
.
5-LSD-AAH
$59 Humpback Pack of 5 x fully charged AA ENELOOP 2,000 mah LSD hybrid batteries.
FUTABA Plug.
GO HERE FOR SUGGESTED METHODS OF WIRING
STANDARD AA SIZE RECHARGEABLE CELL PACKS IN SERIES.
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NiMh, HYBRID & Li-Ion TRACTION BATTERY CHARGERS
THE FOLLOWING CHARGERS ARE SUPPLIED WITH A 2.5 mm DC PLUG THAT FITS THE 2.5 mm JACK USED IN RCS INSTALLATION KITS.
SEE BELOW FOR OTHER CONNECTORS.

All chargers are mains powered with cables for Australian conditions only.
4S-Chg
 
A$29 Mains powered 4s cell specific Li-Ion charger.
Charges at 200ma and switches off when fully charged.  Fy1701000 2.5 mm plug
RX-CHARGER $33 240v mains powered 4.8 volt charger for  the ENELOOP hybrid batteries. Will also charge 5 x cell packs.
Charge lead plugs into the # RC-SWITCH ON-OFF switch assembly.
N.B. Can only be used in Australia.
Similar chargers are available Overseas.
MB-3633
A$109

Mains powered quality JayCar
Multi chemistry conditioning charger.
Up to 16 NiCd, NiMh or Hybrid cells.
Up to 6 Li-Ion or LiPo cells.
Intro instructions
For full details go to
https://www.techbrands.com/store/product/mb3633.aspx
CABL-MULTI
$10 Standard banana plugs with connectors for:
Tamiya,  2.5 mm (Futaba & JR).
RX (Hi Channel & Low Channel).
Use with any smart charger. EG #MB-3633
9.6v-Chg
$29 9.6 volt NiMh charger for 8 NiMh cells.
Fitted  with a 2.5 mm x 5 mm DC plug.
Supplied with an Australian type 
mains adaptor plug.
Primarily for Thomas & Friends 9.6 volt packs.
CELL-CHK
A$20 Cell Checker. Plugs into 2.5 mm pin charging socket and shows battery voltage.
 
FOLLOWING
AVAILABLE
UNTIL SOLD OUT.
PLEASE NOTE.  THE MAINS POWER SUPPLIES ARE ONLY SUITABLE FOR USE IN AUSTRALIA.
It is not possible to post batteries overseas from Australia.

CLICK ON THE PICTURES FOR MORE DETAILED INFORMATION,
INCLUDING PDF FILES OF WIRING INSTRUCTIONS.
 
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RCS BATTERY PACKS COME IN THREE BASIC TYPES.



F                                           B                                              T

   

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Li-Ion TRACTION BATTERIES 
DISCOUNTED PRICES UNTIL SOLD OUT.
RCS offers a selection of Li-Ion batteries  3 (3s - 11.1 volts) & 4 x cell (4s - 14.8 volts) with low voltage cut off protection pcb's.
B = Brick pack, F = Flat pack, H = Hump pack, T = Twin stick.
18500 size cells. (Shorter version of 18650 size cells). In stock.
Notes on L1-1700 series pricing.  Suppliers charge more than the Li-2600 series.
Li-1700-F4
A$179
A$99 x 1
DETAILS 1700 mah Flat-4.
55 mm x 35 mm x 35 mm
Li-1700-T4
A$179
A$99 x 1
1700 mah Twin Stick.
130 mm x 35 mm x 35 mm
18650 size cells. Standard Li-Ion cell. All in stock.
Li-2600-F3
A$129
A$65 x 1

2600 mah Flat-3 cell.
11.1 volts

Li-2600-H3 
A$129
A$65 x 2
2600 mah Hump-3 cell.
11.1 volts
ONE OFF SPECIAL 6s Pack & charger.
Li-2600-B6
A$279
A$199 x 1
2600 mah 6s Brick.
6 x cell (6s) 22.2 volts.
Ideal for USAT & ARISTO 6 axle locos.
6s-1p-Charger
A$49 Pic soon Specialist 6s-1p mains charger for Li-2600-B6

 

N.B. BATTERY SELF DISCHARGING.
ALL RECHARGEABLE BATTERIES SELF DISCHARGE OVER TIME.
Please visit https://batteryuniversity.com/learn/article/elevating_self_discharge  for more information on how to care for batteries.
Please visit https://batteryuniversity.com/learn/article/how_to_store_batteries for information on storing batteries.


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