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 Recommended cell for Rebuilding Dead Anton Bauer ProPac, Steadicam, BP90, Belt or other dry cell battery packs that use D size cells is MUTE Because:

Broadcast Battery Rebuilding by The Professionals verses Amateurs and Chain / Franchise Store Amateurs, especially with Lithium Ion

Even though these come and go Rebuild / Recell / Refill want to be's use Rathbone Battery Reference Library PDF white sheets as a guideline, they still do not understand the electronics and battery cells and are still amateurs spinning facts to be misleading.  No matter what you are told, quality battery cells are also not available so Do NOT do a Rebuild, Recell, or Refill!  Explained in short on down this page.  These amateurs trying to recell or refill Anton Bauer, especially any Dionic Series, do not even understand or use the 2702 with DDM and cannot confirm that the battery is functioning properly.  From a battery assembler, what these amateurs are doing is very dangerous and these are very dangerous opportunists risking you and your equipment!  DANGER, DANGER! DO NOT DO A RECELL OR REFILL, EVER!  If it were still a viable alternative I would not have laid of 18 highly skilled electronics employees who did nothing but rebuild batteries.

*Nickel Cadmium battery cells are environmentally unfriendly. Thanks to International Environmental Concerns and the good laws of other countries, our battery cell manufacturers have already phased nickel cadmium from their manufacturing lines.  Panasonic did so in 2005. Sanyo started their depletion in 2008 and that division was sold to FDK in 2009.  You cannot use nickel cadmium battery cells and be green or promote yourself as environmentally friendly.  Rathbone Broadcast Batteries is an Environmentally Conscious Company striving to stay Green always. Having our own line of lithium ion broadcast battery packs, Rathbone Broadcast Batteries has phased out small cell nickel cadmium battery assembly and also battery rebuilding, no longer supporting new assembly or the rebuild of Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) small cell nickel cadmium battery products in any market.  Being the only Battery Assembler Worldwide that supports rebuilding battery packs, we understand that this will create a hardship on those already invested in nickel cadmium products but we offer our Upgrade and great alternative in Lithium Ion.

Nickel Metal Hydride: Panasonic stopped production of small cell nickel metal hydride cells in 2009, and in a restructure mode - Sanyo Battery followed.  I understand that Panasonic invested in Sanyo Li-ION division and the rest, nickel cadmium and nickel metal hydride among other chemicals, was purchased by FDK Japan in 2009.  FDK has world wide offices and manufacturing facilities in Taiwan.  If I could find Panasonic or original Sanyo nickel metal hydride battery cells through Panasonic, Sanyo, or another Valued Added distributor, (who by the way have $5,000.00 minimum orders), the date codes on the cells would be too old and  unacceptable for premium capacity ratings. Chinese and South African/Chinese battery cells under any private label name have an average 200 discharge cycles, immediate battery cell deterioration, and cell leakage which will damage circuit boards and components.  We do NOT do Chinese cells.

LifePo4 - September 01, 2011: I started work on this product in 2007,  I will write a white page on why we continue to elect not to assemble this chemical battery and why the battery pack manufacturers we work with refuse to work with this chemical, and what my colleagues in the EV field and I experience when running extensive test on this chemical from existing manufacturers of the cell.  I wanted to introduce this pack in early 2008 but for the expectations of myself and industry colleagues that actually manufacturer battery packs and chargers, it is not practical or ready.  I have been approached by most if not all of the manufacturers of the cell for a long time wanting me to consider it for Broadcast batteries and other versions for EV research.  I have to say no and tell them why without giving out our experience and research information for free.  This has been very frustrating to me because I was looking forward to using this cell. 

DO NOT DO A REFILL EVER.  They are no longer built by professional battery assemblers anywhere and quality battery cells are no longer available!

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Hytron 50

  1. The Best Cell Value for a dead Anton Bauer Digital Hytron 50 Is with the Sanyo HR-4/3FAu-4500 Nickel Metal Hydride Cell through Rathbone Energy.  Each cell is equivalent in specifications. 
  2. Battery Cell: H50: The Sanyo 4.5AH Fast Charge HR-4/3FAu-4500 cell, exceeding the industry standard. This cell is factored at 4.5AH at C/1 rate.  Engineering specification sheets spec Ni-Cd battery cells at 1.25V * 12 cells = 15V * 4.5AH = 65.0WH), with +/- 500-7000 full charge-discharge cycles.
  3. Sanyo HR-4/3FAU4500.pdf

Rathbone Energy, Inc., Ni-MH insert for your dead Hytron 50 battery.

Hytron 50 Precautions

Hytron 100 / 120

  Rathbone Energy assembly of Saft VR9500D Ni-MH battery cells into a pack for a Hytron 120.  Picture shows the heat shrink covered weld tabs.Rathbone Energy assembly of Saft VR9500D Ni-MH battery cells into a pack for a Hytron 120.  Picture shows the heat shrink covered weld tabs.Rathbone Energy assembly of Saft VR9500D Ni-MH battery cells into a pack for a Hytron 120.  Picture shows the fiber tubes, and, top and bottom insulators.Rathbone Energy assembly of Saft VR9500D Ni-MH battery cells into a pack for a Hytron 120.  Picture shows the fiber tubes, and, top and bottom insulators.Rathbone Energy install of Saft VR9500D Ni-MH battery cell pack for a Hytron 120.  First stage of install. The Best Recell Value for Your Dead Anton Bauer Digital Hytron 100 /120 Is 142WH with the Sanyo HR-DU (10AH) Nickel Metal Hydride Cell through Rathbone Energy.  Each cell is equivalent and exceed OEM specifications. 

 

Rebuild Dead Anton Bauer Digital Hytron 100 /120
Part
Number:

RE-14SN10H150R
Description:

14.4V 10AH 150 WH, 12, Sanyo HR-DU cells, 2x2x3 configuration, manufacturers brand labeled pvc shrink and fiber tubes, individual weld tabs are heat shrinked, new scratch resistant plastic faceplate.  Charge discharge cycles are 500-700 full charge discharge cycles.

 

Ni-MH D Cell Specs:

 

Sanyo HR-DU (10AH)

$$$    Excellent Quality

 

Panasonic_NiMH_HHR650D.pdf 6800mAH: 

$$$ Excellent Quality

 

Gold Peak ZRS1125-900DH.pdf 9300mAH  $  We do NOT use battery cells manufactured in Chinese factories with Chinese management.

 

Saft VHD9500 Ni-MH D Cell 9500mAH 

$$$ Excellent Quality, On blanket orders, June 2007, No delivery 39 out of 88 weeks.  We dropped the line.

Ni-MH Conversions ProPac to Ni-MH, Yes we can, but you should call for details.

  1. August 2007:  Now the Best "Available" nickel cadmium battery cell, 500 Discharge Cycles.  We do not use battery cells manufactured in Chinese factories under Chinese management. 
  2. Panasonic and Sanyo Press Negative Nickel Cadmium Cells: 500 Charge Discharge Cycles.
  3. Panasonic and Sanyo Foam Press Negative Nickel Metal Hydride cells: 500 Charge Discharge Cycles.
  4. Panasonic and Sanyo Lithium Ion Cells: 500 Charge Discharge Cycles.
    1. A big reason we now manufacture Lithium Ion Broadcast Batteries.  BUT, NO CHINESE BATTERY CELLS!

 

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