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Re: Sony Mic - problem?

Subject: Re: Sony Mic - problem?
From: Walter Knapp <>
Date: Sat, 07 Aug 2004 11:20:52 -0400
From: "Evert Veldhuis" <>

> Hi Daniel,
> I think there is probably a good reason why Sony designed this 
> circuitry. I could only guess that it has to do with keeping things 
> in charge.

It could be as simple as reminding you that you left a battery in the 
mic. Not a good idea to store a mic with a battery in it. In time it 
will leak.

> 3,7 uA is something that will not drain your battery, it is 
> perfectly safe.

It's down in the range of self discharge for the battery. I agree, 
should make no real difference to battery life.



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