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How low should I let the battery in my remote controller get before I change it?

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by rwakins, Aug 21, 2015.

  1. rwakins

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    How low should I let the battery in my remote controller get before I charge it?
     
  2. BenDronePilot

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    Depends on how many batteries you have for your phantom. You use roughly 10 percent power per two batteries. The RC uses a lipo tho so regardless I probably wouldn't want to let it dio below 10 percent tho I'd suggest charging before it reaches 30 percent or even higher if you want.
     
  3. xave

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    I think the magic number initially for conditioning your battery is 30%
     
  4. rwakins

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    Great thanks for the reply
     
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