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BATTERY REVERSE INSERTION DETECTOR

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000006806D
Original Publication Date: 1993-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Feb-04

Publishing Venue

Motorola

Related People

Authors:
Timothy G. Sheppard Mario DiPrizio

Abstract

The use of lithium batteries is a growing practice in todays industry. They provide a high capacity per amount of space used. The problem with lithium batteries is that they react poorly to charging. The reaction can range from an explosion to a discharge of the batteries inter- nal chemicals.