How To Store The Drone Batteries Properly –

How to store the drone batteries properly


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We know that you have probably spent a lot on your drone batteries. And it is understandable, they are one very important part of the machine. Are you wondering how you can expand their life? Today we are going to share with you how to store the drone batteries properly in order to expand their life to the maximum.

Tips on how to store the drone batteries

There are three types of drone batteries, maybe you have already chosen the best type for your machine, but if you are not, do some research on that. The maintenance and storage are the same for every type of battery. Now, we are going to give you some tips on how to store the drone batteries.

They do not require some special storage and care, but it is always a good idea to store them in the best possible way.

  • Store the batteries in a cool and dry place.
  • Do not over-charge them!
  • Use a good charger, do not save money on this part, because this will only cost you more in the long run.
  • Do not completely discharge them. We know this may happen sometimes, but we strongly advise you to stay away from discharging the batteries.
  • The manufacturer suggests 40-50% storage capacity, so, follow this suggestion.
  • Always drain the batteries before storing them. This will reduce the risk of damages.

Storing drone batteries while traveling

You are travelling and you want to make sure that your batteries are properly stored? We got you! It is always a good idea to store the batteries in a container, specified for them. These containers will keep the batteries safe, they will prevent damage done by the movement. You can purchase a battery container everywhere, make sure it is the right size!

Some of the battery bags offer an option to charge the batteries safely, which can be a very big advantage for you. Do not place other stuff on the battery container, since this may be a big risk.

Do not leave your batteries in a car. Why? The temperature can rise quickly, even if the weather is cold. The heat will lead to expanding of the batteries, leaking, catching fire or even exploding.

Hopefully, we have given you enough tips on how to store the drone batteries properly. We know how important it is to keep your batteries safe, and we hope you will follow our advice! Furthermore, you should always listen to the manufacturers’ instructions. Good luck!

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