Question of the day

batteries1Do you use rechargeable batteries?

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14 Responses to Question of the day

  1. SKL says:

    Nope. Tried ’em decades ago, and they always died in no time flat, so that was that. Maybe they are better now, but oh well.

  2. Doraz says:

    We use both. The rechargeable batteries come in handy. We use them on our camera equipment. We even have my mom using a recharger now! She loves it!

  3. Joy says:

    I haven’t tried them in years either. Like SKL, they wore out so fast back then. I think Luisa that your idea of for the camera and stuff is a good one. I’m going to pick a few up I think.

  4. trishatruly says:

    Yes, in my cameera and they’re wonderful. They do actually hold a charge a long time too!

  5. trishatruly says:

    That’s a special kind of camera…a cameera!! LOL (Dee da dee… note to self…spellcheck!)

  6. pammywammy says:

    I use them only for my camera.I charge before i need them..Then i no for sure they wont all of a sudden decide to die on me at a special occasion.

  7. Laura (LS) says:

    I tried them years ago, and they died like crazy. So I waited a buncha years, and tried them again, a few years ago, when Josh was a teeny, little guy. And they died like crazy.

    I’m told that often, the D Cells only carry as much power as a AA cell – that the core is the same, only the casing is larger to fit into the space allotted. This is the experience that I had. I needed D Cells to run one of his toys, that he uses every night. I put the rechargeables in, and within four days, the toy was dying. I was changing and recharging those batteries ALL THE TIME. By comparison, I date the disposables that I put in there, and the average life is 3.5 months.

    I’ll stick with my disposables, thanks.

  8. starlaschat says:

    No but that’s a good idea. By the way Joy I really Love your banner that is the cutest picture!!! Fantastic!

  9. Tosha says:

    I too had horrible experiences with the kind you charge..

  10. Tony says:

    I used to until my recharger died

  11. joanharvest says:

    Not if I can help it. I’m very green but I draw the line at rechargeable batteries. In two words–they suck!!

  12. Sue says:

    Just in my digital camera and in the solar lights outside, but they just aren’t the same.

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