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    A couple of days back I emailed powerpax to ask if they are making a holder for 18650 batteries and this was the response I got:

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    Excellent news!
    Last edited by Norm; 05-16-2012 at 11:14 PM.

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    Default Re: Powerpax slimline for 18650 batteries (spare battery holder)

    Was just searching for one of these and stumbled across this. Hopefully they make it. Just ordered 2 for some cr123's.

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    PERFECT! I stumbled upon this thread because it was the first result on google for "18650 powerpax"
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    Yes!!!!!!!!
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    I'll write back justo to check, lol...

    I'll let you know guys...


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    Awesome, I love my 4xAA Powerpax holders! One for 18650's would be good.

    Cheers

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    Can you clarify if it will be for protected or unprotected cells?
    The small size difference may mean they aren't held tightly in place or are too long for the bottom clip.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DisrupTer911 View Post
    Can you clarify if it will be for protected or unprotected cells?
    The small size difference may mean they aren't held tightly in place or are too long for the bottom clip.
    We must hope they are aware of the size difference in both diameter (18 to 18.7 mm) and length (65 to 70 mm).
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    Quote Originally Posted by HKJ View Post
    We must hope they are aware of the size difference in both diameter (18 to 18.7 mm) and length (65 to 70 mm).
    i was just realizing that earlier today. let's pray!
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    Any news?
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    Any updates on this?
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    Default Re: Powerpax slimline for 18650 batteries (spare battery holder)

    I sent them an email this morning, and received the following reply from the Director of Operations this afternoon:


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    Last edited by Norm; 05-16-2012 at 11:14 PM.

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    Default Re: Powerpax slimline for 18650 batteries (spare battery holder)

    very nice
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    awesomes!
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    Quote Originally Posted by LitFuse View Post
    I sent them an email this morning, and received the following reply from the Director of Operations this afternoon:
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    Nice! Thanks for dropping them a mail and sharing the reply!

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    I have alot of those holders for aa and 123 cells but wont use them on protected batteries , I wonder if the pressure from the tab sliding on the side could be damaging to the protection wire.

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    I reposted in the first post the reply I got because I asked for permission to do it and I have it written, so it's not a private response and shouldn't be edited as its not against the rules...

    Anyway, still waiting for the holder!


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    still nothing yet!

    i love powerpax stuff, this'd be awesome to see
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    Default Re: Powerpax slimline for 18650 batteries (spare battery holder)

    Any word on this yet?
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    locklin, In your own words....... what did they say? I missed it.

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    Default Re: Powerpax slimline for 18650 batteries (spare battery holder)

    Any news on the PowerPax 18650 holders?

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    I recently sent an email to Storacell/PowerPax asking about 18650 Battery Holders.

    They said they were reviewing the tooling for them right now, and asked which brand/type of battery I use.

    Hopefully, not long now.



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    Any news on the PowerPax 18650 holders?

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    Thanks a lot!

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