The plan is to add a shunt (azure blue line) to keep the battery from being locked out of the circuit. After the player's circuit board is out of the...
I use a Sony MP3 CD player to listen to Podcasts and to my audio Bible, also MP3. I have NiCad AA batteries in it. They were free. But, if I need to charge them, I must open the lid to get at the battery compartment. That causes my place in my audio program to be lost. I wanted to be able to charge the NiCad batteries without losing my place.
The red arrow points to the door of the battery compartment. The red squares show the locations of the screws that hold the player together. As you know, avoid touching the reader lens with your fingers. The lime green arrow points to the power jack.
Remove the screws. Pry the case of the player open.
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