The Ansmann Energy XC3000 battery charger enables simultaneous charging of up to ten NiCd or Ni-MH rechargeable cells. Suitable for use with Micro AAA, Mignon AA, Baby C, Mono D and 9V E block batteries, the XC3000 also charges lithium-ion or lithium polymer (Li-Ion and Li-Po) battery packs, via a universal attachment.
Intelligent microprocessor-controlled circuitry detects terminal polarity and battery voltage automatically. As well as trickle charging, there is an inbuilt cooling fan for manual and automatic quick charges. The multifunctional LCD shows the program, cell voltage, current, cell capacity and the elapsed time – separately for each slot.
Other functions include:
- capacity quick test.
- discharge function.
- a safety timer.
- individual battery monitoring.
- over-charge protection.
- temperature control.
- automatic shut-off on reaching optimal battery charge levels.
- alerts to indicate non-rechargeable batteries or other faults.
- three function keys to set charging, discharging, testing and refreshing modes.
Recharging current is between 75mA and 2,000mA, depending on cell size and the charging programme selected. A mains supply of 100-240V AC is required and thanks to the dual UK and two-pin plugs, the Energy XC3000 charger is suitable for worldwide use.
Unit dimensions are 192 by 288 by 57 millimetres, with a weight of 1,600 grammes. This product comes with a power cord, universal adapter plate, manual and a three-year warranty.
Please note that some charging slots on this charger are battery size specific. This means a variety of battery sizes will be required to achieve the advertised maximum capacity.