What they don't tell you about rechargeable batteries

Sherman, Len
May 2003
Portable Design;May2003, Vol. 9 Issue 5, p9
Focuses on rechargeable batteries. Power data on nickel-metal-hydride; Charge and discharge cycles of batteries; Misplaced economics.


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