Battery Guide

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Battery specifications
Suggested vendors
How to install/change battery
Shipping regulations
Battery recycling & disposal

 

Battery specifications

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Tadiran TL-5930/S Data Sheet: https://www.tadiranbat.com/assets/tl-5930.pdf

Suggested vendors

How to install/change battery

  1. Slide the cap by the direction indicated by the “open” icon, you will hear a “click” sound
  2. lift the cap to detach it from sensor body
  3. take out the battery from the housing
  4. place a new battery into the housing, be mindful with the anode and cathode orientation
  5. Close the sensor: put down the cap, then slide in until you hear a “click”

Shipping regulations

Tadiran battery shipping guide: https://www.tadiranbat.com/assets/ltn-065final_.pdf

Class 9 shipping requirements:
  • Max 5 kg for passenger aircraft, or 35 kg for cargo aircraft
  • Needs accompanying Shipper Declaration for Dangerous Goods Form per IATA 8.1.A. Needs to be signed with enclosed International Airway Bill and 3 copies of commercial invoice.
  •  Packaging:
    • UN approved 4G fiberboard box
    • Labeled: Class 9, "Cargo Aircraft Only" if applicable, company name and address, 24-hr phone number, UN #

Battery recycling & disposal

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