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Introduction

The Eton FRX3 uses a single internal, rechargeable nickel-metal hydride battery. Unfortunately, this battery may not last forever and will slowly lose it's abbility to hold charge over time. But luckily, swapping it out for a brand new one doesn't even require a screwdriver!

  1. Pull the plastic tab on the battery compartment cover panel to loosen it, then pull the panel off.
    • Pull the plastic tab on the battery compartment cover panel to loosen it, then pull the panel off.

  2. Disconnect the battery pack wires from the device and remove the battery pack.
    • Disconnect the battery pack wires from the device and remove the battery pack.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in the reverse order.

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4 Comments

My question is where can you find an FRX3 replacement battery?

jalwitt - Reply

Hey mate, you can buy the battery packs from a number of sources. Here's the link to one of those sources https://www.amazon.com/HQRP-FR200-BAT-3A...

zakk -

is it ok to replace it with a higher capacity lithium battery?

troydeleon - Reply

As long as the specifications match, that should be fine. Just be careful when swapping out components in circuits, as it can potentially destroy the device if they're incompatible!

Kenneth Sills -

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