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Question about old batteries

Discussion in 'General Vaping Discussion' started by Andromendous, Apr 3, 2016.

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  1. Andromendous

    Andromendous Super Member ECF Veteran

    Jul 12, 2014
    Oklahoma, USA
    Hey all, just a quick question, I have two married Samsung 25r5's, I used in a box mod i sold, their probably 4 months old or more. Would it be safe to separate them and maybe start using one of them in a stingray x i have. Nothing crazy just a .5ohm lemo 2 on top. Just hate to throw them out.
  2. Scy123

    Scy123 Super Member Verified Member ECF Veteran

    Aug 10, 2014
    As long as your using them in a single battery configuration and the wrapper is in tact, you should have no problems.

    Just be careful in general with mechs.
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  3. sonicbomb

    sonicbomb Vaping Master Verified Member ECF Veteran

    Feb 17, 2015
    1187 Hundertwasser
    Divorced batteries can go on to live happy productive lives on their own.
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  4. Andromendous

    Andromendous Super Member ECF Veteran

    Jul 12, 2014
    Oklahoma, USA
    Haha ok thanks guys. I used mech mods exclusively for the first two years of vaping. So im pretty aware of what im doing. Just never had a set laying around like this.
  5. Jim_ MDP

    Jim_ MDP Ultra Member ECF Veteran

    Sep 24, 2015
    Unless you rode them hard, they should have plenty of life left.

    And they're "married" to each other... not a particular mod.
    And even that can be dissolved.
    It just means they were (should have been) charged to the same level, and discharged together. Nothing more.

    If you have or plan to get another dual cell mod, use them in that.
    If you prefer to use them as singles... split 'em up. There's no pre-nup. :p

    My RX may unfortunately expire soon :( and my two Utah sets may become a pair of pairs and a couple of singles (one from each set). :D
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  6. Bunnykiller

    Bunnykiller ECF Guru Verified Member ECF Veteran

    Nov 17, 2013
    New Orleans La.
    as long as no kids were involved.... batteries that have to pay alimony and child support dont function well... ;)
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