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12v trickle charging rechargeable AA battery's? Answered

Just wondering if anyone knows whether it is would be possible to charge 10 AA rechargeable battery's in series with a standard 12v solar panel without any specialist kit ? Thanks

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steveastrouk (author)2012-12-05

If you limit the max charging current to about 1/14th of the capacity, yes.

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_TEAP0T_ (author)steveastrouk2012-12-06

Thanks, also will this have any effect on the battery's charging them like this if i make sure i don't over charge them ?

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steveastrouk (author)_TEAP0T_2012-12-06

That's why I was aiming for C/14, they'll support that forever - its the trickle charge rate.

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