Force Battery to Self-Discharge

Discussion in 'X-Star / X-Star Premium' started by SJMarty, Apr 10, 2017.

  1. Hello,

    Is there a way to force a battery to start its self-discharge cycle immediately?


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  2. Turn on your xsp with the battery you want to discharge then go to the batter settings and you can set up where the battery will discharge in 1 day if not in use or 3-5 days

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  3. Another way of doing a discharge is to install the battery in the drone and take it for a flight. Depending on your conditions (weather ect...) all you would have to do is just hover although it maybe a bit more fun to actually fly a bit. This method may take up to 20 mins or so to accomplish depending on battery current state of charge but guaranteed to work.
  4. My concern is that the self-discharge function does not seem to be kicking in. I have 2 batteries and I've put them both in the drone and set the discharge to 1 day and neither one of them is discharging. It's been at least 48 hours.

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  5. It may restart the countdown each time you power up to check the status.
  6. Yes, you are correct. I contacted support and every time I was checking the status LEDs by momentarily pushing the button, it was resetting the counter. I'm not touching it for a couple of days and we'll see how it goes. I'm sure it's fine...just operator error.
  7. I did not know but it seemed possible.

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