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Protect Batteries From Overcharging Harrodsburg KY

These timers have a grounded plug and outlet and dedicated on and off clips. The timer plugs into a recep-tacle on the charging station I built. The chargers plug into a power strip and the power strip plugs into the timer.

Fatenal- Danville
859-936-0713
108 Man O War Blvd Danville, KY, 40422
Danville, KY
 
Ace Hardware & Appliances
(859) 236-5774
975 Hustonville Rd
Danville, KY
 
Lowe's
(859) 238-9925
51 May Boulevard
Danville, KY
Hours
M-SA 7 am - 9 pm
SU 9 am - 7 pm

Fastenal- Nicholasville
859-887-2658
216 Wilson Court Nicholasville, KY, 40356
Nicholasville, KY
 
Ace Hardware - Nicholasville
(859) 887-2888
113 Edgewood Plaza Dr
Nicholasville, KY
 
LOWE'S OF DANVILLE, KY.
859 238-9925
51 MAY BOULEVARD DANVILLE, KY, 40422
Danville, KY
 
Danville - Auth Hometown
(859) 236-3011
804 S 4Th St
Danville, KY
Store Hours
Hometown Dealers
Store Type
Hometown Dealers
Hours
Mon:9-19
Tue:9-19
Wed:9-19
Thu:9-19
Fri:9-19
Sat:9-18
Sun:12.5-17.5
Store Features
Mon:9-19
Tue:9-19
Wed:9-19
Thu:9-19
Fri:9-19
Sat:9-18
Sun:12.5-17.5

Ace Hardware
(502) 839-8880
1106 S US 127, NEXT TO POST OFFICE
Lawrenceburg, KY
 
Stratton Lumber Co., Inc.
(859) 885-9426
North 3rd St
Nicholasville, KY
 
Lowe's
(859) 881-6200
1421 Keene Road
Nicholasville, KY
Hours
M-SA 7 am - 9 pm
SU 9 am - 7 pm

Protect Batteries From Overcharging

Protect Batteries From Overcharging

I own several inexpensive cordless tools-for the money, they can't be beat. The no-frills battery chargers they come with, though, don't automatically shut off after the battery is recharged. Yet according to the operator's manuals, I may shorten the life of the batteries if I don't remove them promptly. Unfortunately, I only get into my shop on weekends. If I forget, a battery could be left overcharging for a long time. I found a $14 solution to my problem at my local hardware store: a "security" timer, normally used to turn lights on and off on a daily cycle. These timers have a grounded plug and outlet and dedicated on and off clips. The timer plugs into a recep-tacle on the charging station I built. The chargers plug into a power strip and the power strip plugs into the timer. Now, I never have to worry about overcharging. I simply install the dead battery, plug in the charger, place the timer's off clip to allow the recommended charging time and turn on the timer. After the timer shuts down, the off clip can't turn it back on.

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