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Question on Sony CD/Radio player. Can I use rechargeable batteries?

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#1 OFFLINE   philmalik



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Posted 12 March 2009 - 01:32 PM


I have the Sony Pysch radio/cd player. (The one that comes with speakers, not the personal walkman type). Takes 6 C or D type batteries.

It says in the instructions not to use rechargeable batteries, however I can't see it making a difference.

Plus, it really uses up batteries rather fast.

Does anyone know if I can use rechargeables?


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#2 OFFLINE   BattleZone


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Posted 12 March 2009 - 02:13 PM

Of course. Many similar devices, especially older ones, used to warn against rechargables back when NiCads were the standard rechargable. With NiMH, there's no reason not to use rechargables.

#3 OFFLINE   paulman182


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Posted 13 March 2009 - 05:35 AM

Don't expect the rechargeables to last as long on a charge as alkaline batteries, however.

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#4 OFFLINE   philmalik



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Posted 13 March 2009 - 08:49 AM

Thanks for the input. I've heard that about the shorter life of rechargeables, however, they can be re-incarated where as non-rechargeables cannot. I'll be sure to make sure my rechargeables are NiMH.

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