Dallas clock battery
Roy J. Tellason
rtellason at blazenet.net
Thu Dec 29 14:47:08 CST 2005
On Thursday 29 December 2005 03:41 am, Doc Shipley wrote:
> ISTR somebody recently mentioned soldering battery leads to two legs
> of a Dallas CMOS clock chip. Does that ring any bells?
> I'm fiddling with a Compaq SLT/286 whose Dallas module is very dead.
> I'd like to fix it.
Speaking of which, I have one of those modules that I pulled off some board
that was otherwise trashed. Is there any easy way to tell what condition the
battery is in?
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