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fmerkel's Recent Activity

  1. fmerkel replied to the thread Power inflator manual exhaust (aka oral inflate) o-ring.

    Yes, the kits contain the 'working' O-ring. I need to overhaul those regularly. I've never had the one you mention fail or need...

    Nov 10, 2019 at 1:12 PM
  2. fmerkel replied to the thread Remove Lithium Batteries for Storage- Perdix AI.

    Last alka-leak I had was a copper top. Damn near ruined a TV remote. IMO, just don't go there. I've had leaks in Energizer, Ray-O-Vac,...

    Nov 9, 2019 at 6:08 PM
  3. fmerkel replied to the thread Remove Lithium Batteries for Storage- Perdix AI.

    Nil chance of leakage. Long shelf life. If the DC has no parasitic drain you should have the same charge you put it away with. Same...

    Nov 9, 2019 at 5:13 PM
  4. fmerkel replied to the thread Remove Lithium Batteries for Storage- Perdix AI.

    Which lithium, primary (1.5v), SAFT, or Li-on rechargeable? I

    Nov 9, 2019 at 2:21 PM