[NTLK] Siemens Note Phone
dan at dbdigitalweb.com
Mon Feb 1 19:08:26 PST 2021
Very interesting/useful video, however, I would like to point out 'tasting' a battery like that to see if it still has a charge is a BAD idea for several reasons. For one, it could have chemicals that you are then ingesting (either from manufacture or leaking slightly). Granted in small amounts, but still never a good idea. And more importantly, MANY battery manufactures are putting "bitter taste" on batteries to make it less likely a child will swallow them. And of course there is no obvious way to tell if a battery has "bitter taste" or not by looking at it.
In short, use a actual battery tester.
On 1/29/2021 5:46 PM, Erik Johnson wrote:
> I've repaired a couple NotePhones last year, they are as you know
> identical to the H1000 internally but in a slightly modified case. To
> repair the Newton unit you need to replace 2 capacitors
> The modem and base station also need to be recapped as both my units (2x
> each) were very much leaking.
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