6 x 10.8 v battery and 2 charger fails
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10.8 v battery fail, it must be old. charger stops working, open the it and find a blown fuse. throw them away and buy new ones.

6 batteries and 2 chargers later i am starting to think there is a problem, so i do a google search.

Anyone want to buy a 10,8 v GOP :(

Recently i had the second charger blow a fuse, didnt think anything of it just left it because i have plenty more (i get a new charger with every machine kit i buy)

Then a loose another battery. I had been using the GOP, didnt even consider that it might be the problem. I put the battery into the charger and the green light came on to indicate the battery was full.  Took it out and tried to use it in my impact driver (GDR) a very dim green light, put it back in the charger gren light stays on, removed it and tried again, again 1 very dim green light on the machine. I removed the battery banged it on the counter and put it back into the GDR, imagine that it, all 3 green lights on the machine. Clearly it have a loose connection in the battery, which i am asuming is caused while using the GOP due to the vibration. All my machine are out of warranty so off to the shop again. This battery/charger issue is starting to cost money, eating into my profit margin. 


 
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I would never have another gop at less than 18v. Mine killed batteries. I think it was a combination of current, heat and vibration.