AW IMR16340 15C 550mAh (Red) 2016

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Official specifications:
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CR123 sized LiIon batteries that can deliver a lot of current.

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The discharge curves looks very goo, the batteries are rated for 8A and had a perfect curve at 7A, but has trouble at 10A. This looks good.

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As usual with these small batteries the discharge is done before I can register much heat on the battery can.

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Conclusion

This 16340 battery looks to be a good high current battery.



Notes and links

The batteries was supplied by aw-akku.de for review.

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