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Can you overcharge a rechargeable battery?

Is it possible to overcharge a rechargeable battery? If so, how, and how can you prevent it?

comodore5 years ago
You can overcharge the battery, but its not that dangerous... You can prevent that if you build or buy a smart charger, the one that when charges the batteries, reach a certain point, for example if you have a 1,5 volt battery when the battery is full, for example 1,6 volts, the charger cuts the power to the battery and stops charging it... I think what is sad is true...look up google for more information! :D