Hydrogen fuel cell
bob at stratton.NET
Wed May 17 09:34:14 CDT 2006
On 2006-05-16 23:09, "Nan and Sandy Sanders" <esanders at erols.com> wrote:
I've seen my share of Li+ cell fires, but the fact that those RC people are
seeing so many with Li-polymer cells is a little surprising. I would have
expected it with cells containing metallic Lithium, not necessarily these.
They are insidious though. I noted his comment about one taking 54 minutes
after the insult to runaway..I saw one that waited 3 hours after physical
damage but then detonated.
I'm almost surprised the Consumer Product Safety Commission lets people have
them in mobile phones. Let a couple of reporters get ahold of those RC
modeler articles, and you'd see the hue and cry on TV for weeks.
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