Ni-Cad Battery Charger

Kiss wasteful disposable batteries goodbye by building this $6 ni-cad battery charger battery charger, including proper care a feeding, the design, circuit board diagram, cost and materials list.

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When contributor James E. Bialy sent us a slick design for a AA ni-cad battery charger that works off an automobile's electrical system, we were impressed . . . but we just weren't able to leave well enough alone.
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