[NTLK] [OT] Laptop battery rebuilds?

Streams streams at fastmail.fm
Mon Sep 28 00:42:08 EDT 2015


...and I just realized you got a similar response in a later, 
differently named thread! Judging from the posts in that thread, it 
seems like that place I just linked to is effectively dead now (the 
review I linked to was written way back in 2008). That's unfortunate... 
it seemed like a useful service...

On 28 Sep 2015, at 0:32, Streams wrote:

> There is:
> http://batteryrefill.com/
>
> I haven't used them myself, but a writer at Low End Mac has and seems 
> to have been pretty satisfied:
>
> http://lowendmac.com/ed/hatchett/08jh/rebuilt-laptop-batteries.html
>
> (Sorry for such a slow response... I'm only now going through all my 
> unread messages and just now happened upon this one!)
>
> On 13 Jul 2015, at 21:36, Steven Frank wrote:
>
>> The label says they're Li-Ion.
>>
>> Yeah, I called both Batteries Plus and Interstate and neither would 
>> work on them.
>>
>> Steven, via iPhone
>>
>>> On Jul 13, 2015, at 6:12 PM, Bradley Mattice <bradwart at gmail.com> 
>>> wrote:
>>>
>>> Not even Batteries Plus?
>>>
>>> That era should be Ni-Cd I thought.
>>>
>>> Sent from my iPhone 6
>>>
>>>> On Jul 13, 2015, at 6:55 PM, Steven Frank <stevenf at panic.com> 
>>>> wrote:
>>>>
>>>> Sorry for the OT, but if anyone would know it's NewtonTalk:
>>>>
>>>> Is there anywhere reliable I can get G3-era Mac laptop batteries 
>>>> professionally re-celled?  (Pismo / Lombard / Wallstreet / 
>>>> clamshell iBook)
>>>>
>>>> I called a couple local battery shops, but they won't touch lithium 
>>>> batteries other than to recycle them.
>>>>
>>>> Steven
>>>>
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