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Tough love for the industry's lithium addiction

Discussion in 'General Scuba Equipment Discussions' started by 2airishuman, Sep 4, 2019.

  1. dmaziuk

    dmaziuk Orca

    Under normal circumstances, leaky pipes and joints is where gas is at a disadvantage compared to elicktrickery. But sparks on the contacts inside cardboard walls aren't really that much better.
  2. drjtprice

    drjtprice Nassau Grouper

    # of Dives: 100 - 199
    Location: Saxlingham Nethergate England
    From the latest issue of Which magazine (Oct 2019) on unknown brand chargers (from Amazon and eBay) - They tested 35 chargers from Amazon, 75% failed electrical safety checks, 11 chargers that looked like Apple chargers - 8 failed, 11 of 12 USB travel adaptors failed electrical safety checks, 6 of 11 power banks (5 of which had no thermal protection).
    Popgun Pete, rjack321 and cerich like this.
  3. Popgun Pete

    Popgun Pete Barracuda

    # of Dives: 500 - 999
    Location: Melbourne, Victoria, AUSTRALIA

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