[vcf-midatlantic] NiCad coin cells?

Joseph Oprysko joprysko1 at gmail.com
Fri Apr 27 16:54:28 EDT 2018

Still might want to check the radio shack website, since there’s still
approx 70 stores left in existence as well, it’s still a resource, just not
nearly as handy as previously.

On Thu, Apr 26, 2018 at 5:30 PM Herb Johnson via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:

> Neil likely is looking for, something like:
> 2.4V Volt Button Cell 80mAH NiMH
> Many of these are sold as 3.6 volt (three cells). Maybe he can chop up a
> couple. Local sources? Maybe Walmart or Best Buy, as some kind of "wired
> telephone battery". Radio Shack used to exist and sell these for $18.
> Ebay has bunches but I'm not sure how batteries ship from China these
> days. Jameco has them on back-order. Welcome to the 21st century,
> batteries not included.
> Herb "Player Piano" Johnson
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