object to bridge them
and start a fire. Store
them in the original
packaging or a specially
(Figure 10) until you
are ready to install
them. Avoid storing
them loosely where they
can come in contact
with other batteries or
any metal objects.
Taping the posts can
provide some added
protection if you are
required to transport them.
Please dispose of your batteries in an environmentally-friendly manner when they reach the end of their useful
life. They contain toxic materials and need to be recycled
properly. Check with your local municipality for any available
opportunities in your area.
My Tank is on Empty
Do not let your projects suffer due to lack of power or
from making the
wrong choice when
choosing a power
consider your options
and choose the
method best suited to
that particular design.
Experiment with a
method new to you
and resist the urge to
only use a single type
of power supply for all
your needs. Using the
old and known method
may limit your ability to expand your designs in new and
exciting ways. The more options you have available in your
toolbox, the greater your creations can be!
If you have any questions or have ideas on this subject,
please share it with the rest of the community on the
forum. You can find it at
Until next month, May the Passion to Build Be with
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Figure 10. A safe way to store
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