Battery charger for liPoly battery for hackHD

NOTE: if your kit includes a Smart Citizen kit, you can charge your liPoly battery by plugging it into the Smart Citizen kit, and attaching the Smart Citizen kit to a computer via an appropriate USB cable (not included)

Otherwise, use the following method to charge your battery for the hackHD:

BE CAREFUL.  because of an error in ordering, the connecter for this charger is slightly different than the plug on the battery included in your kit. You must adjust the position of the pins slightly, and the connector will not guarantee correct polarity.  USE CAUTION:

this is the INCORRECT way (black connected to VBAT):

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this is the CORRECT way (red connected to VBAT):

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you must then connect the charger to your computer using an appropriate USB cable (not included)

 

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