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08-05-2014, 12:28 PM   #1
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3 batteries

I have 3 batteries for my K-3. Presently I keep one in the camera (duh!) and the other 2 in a Think Tank battery holder and in my camera bag.. They are numbered 1-2-3, and I use them in that order. But sometimes I go a long time before needing them (if there is a few weeks between major shoots). Is this the best way to use them? Am I risking battery drainage? Should I keep one in the charger all the time? Ready to take some advice.

08-05-2014, 12:32 PM   #2
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IIRC don't keep batteries under constant recharge. It's probably best to use them in order, and keep them in rotation. Store fully charged, they'll drop over time but not bad...

I don't think you'e supposed to fully discharge for extended storage, either, but I'd have to verify that.
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