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Subject: [Leica] battery for DMR?
From: grduprey at (grduprey at
Date: Tue, 3 Aug 2010 09:14:01 -0500 (CDT)

I have not, but someone else on the LUG was doing something on this, but 
cannot remember who.  I am working with another guy on this, but nothing 
solid right now.  Possibilities are an external unit, and re-celling the 
battery packs.


----- Original Message -----
From: "mehrdad" <msadat at>
To: "Leica Users Group" <lug at>
Sent: Monday, August 2, 2010 11:15:22 PM GMT -06:00 US/Canada Central
Subject: Re: [Leica] battery for DMR?

gene have u worked with anybody in particular @ batteryplus

On Thu, Jul 22, 2010 at 8:44 PM, <grduprey at> wrote:

> Batteries Plus does this and is a nation wide company.  I run my DMR and M8
> batteries down until the camera stops, and ignore the battery meter.  Seems
> to work well this way.
> Gene
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Stasys Petravicius" <stasys1 at>
> To: "Leica Users Group" <lug at>
> Cc: "Stasys Petravicius" <stasys1 at>
> Sent: Thursday, July 22, 2010 10:24:18 PM GMT -06:00 US/Canada Central
> Subject: [Leica] battery for DMR?
> Hi All- Happily- Gene Duprey Fed Ex'd me a DMR battery which I was able
> to put to good use when my original stopped working at about 140 frames
> during the Porsche club car show in Beverly Hills last Sunday. The low
> battery indicator comes on after 30-40 frames- so I never know when it
> will quit. It could also be an electronic gremlin- because the camera
> will operate erratically on occasion.
> I read a post by Charley Chan that there will be no batterys available
> thru Leica. Like others on the list- I am disappointed. Is there a
> company in the USA or Germany, or other country that can
> rebuild/reconstitute the original rechargeable Li-Ion battery. It is a
> 7.4V, 1800 mAh  battery. Thanks for any info, Stasys
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  regards, mehrdad

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