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      Thank you note   08/24/2017

      I receive this thank you note from Peggy Warden  Mr. Stadler,  I didn’t post this under announcements, but you can if you want.  Thank you very much for sending the card, money and letting the members know about Chris’s death.  The members on Hagshouse are a special group of guys.  I knew that you all have really big hearts from past experiences when I was helping with charity auctions, etc. But I didn’t know what to say when I got a card with a $500.00 check because Chris had been inactive for a good while now.  Thank you all for the money and the kind words that were written about him on the website.  It was a great comfort for our family to read through each post.  It is just amazing that guys, most of whom I have never met in person, hundreds of miles away, reach out to help with prayers and money.  Chris and I were very thankful for being able to have come to know allot of you through e-mail and phone conversations, being part of your website and running the store.  Life without Chris is the hardest thing in life that I have ever had to do, but it sure does make it easier to bear with friends like you.  There has got to be a big meeting place reserved up in heaven where all the Hagshouse guys get together.  God bless you all!  Sincerely, Peggy Warden P.S.  Chris had signed me up with the Hagshouse member name of “Methuselah”.  As some of you may know, Methuselah was the oldest person in the Bible.  Lol!  He did have a sense of humor.
    • Badgerbuckhunter

      Tapatalk   09/02/2017

      Please see posting in "Cabin" I need your help.
     
Jonnie Wilson

S600 settings battery

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Does anyone know if this is the correct battery to replace the coincell settings battery in an S600? I have a few cameras that need the settings reset each time the batteries are removed, i think most S600s will need this battery changed at sometime. 

The battery is easy to get to so i thought when i pull one apart to do the hack i might as well do the battery at the same time...just need the correct battery. Thanks.

 

Look at this on eBay http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/282468503412

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Ok I take it no one on here worries about holding  the camera settings when the batteries are flat or out of the camera.

I sell a few homebrews and the most common problem I have is with people not being able to reset the settings once they are lost, that's why i'm trying to replace the coin cell battery.

The actual sony replacement part is #1-756-539-21 but it is no longer available, there are different part # for different cameras that are actually the same battery but also no longer available.

There are no specs for the battery only the part #. I'm geussing it's rechargable and 3 volts?

Oh well nothing ventured nothing gained so I've ordered a couple to give them a try. :o

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Usually tossing in an set of alkaline batteries for a period of time seems to charge them back up. On a few occasions that that didn't do it I think I just changed the backboard on the camera. Once maybe twice I've swapped the batteries from a different board but not very often.

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Some do charge back up and keep working but now i find some are just dead and no longer charge at all.

I just ordered 10 batteries for $39.95 AU so hopefully if they work the cameras should be good for another 10 years.

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I got the rechargeable coin cells and have replaced them in all my S600s. No batteries in the cameras for 2 weeks and put batteries in, turn on and no need to set the date again. The battery replacement is an easy job to do and well worth it in my opinion. 

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