[rescue] %(#*^#(% soldered-down batteries...
Jonathan C. Patschke
jp at celestrion.net
Sun Jan 25 14:36:37 CST 2004
On Sun, 25 Jan 2004, Carl R. Friend wrote:
> Does anyone here have any knowledge as to where a Tadrian TL-5186
> battery can be had?
That sounds suspiciously like the battery that Macintoshes use (little
purple barrel) for keeping the NVRAM NV. If so, Rat Shack carries
> Making matters worse, the bloody thing is soldered onto the main
> board (R4k). Will someone please tell the designer that batteries
> *DIE* after a while and *need* *to* *be* *replaced*!
If the designed is ever fitted for a pacemaker, enlightenment will soon
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