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#5747595 - 05/17/15 08:52 AM Probably a dumb trail cam question.
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This is probably a dumb question but I'm new to trail cams and can't find the answer in the manual. If I hook a solar panel to augment my batteries, do the batteries need to be the rechargeable variety?
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#5747613 - 05/17/15 09:00 AM Re: Probably a dumb trail cam question. [Re: kmkellar]
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#5747616 - 05/17/15 09:02 AM Re: Probably a dumb trail cam question. [Re: kmkellar]
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It depends on the trail cam design. If it does not have a switch to designate which type of battery, then no. You'll be better off installing no batteries in the cam and running it off the solar panel's battery pack via cable.
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