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    501B and 502B Changes Modes

    I've got a 501B and a 502B torche that I use when I night ride. I use old laptop battery cells for the lights and they are much shorter than a cell with low voltage protection. The light on the bars will change modes because the battery will bounce between the two springs and lose contact. Just wondering if anyone has come up with a sneaky fix other than wrapping the cell in tape or something.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sasquatch1413 View Post
    I've got a 501B and a 502B torche that I use when I night ride. I use old laptop battery cells for the lights and they are much shorter than a cell with low voltage protection. The light on the bars will change modes because the battery will bounce between the two springs and lose contact. Just wondering if anyone has come up with a sneaky fix other than wrapping the cell in tape or something.
    I have three 501Bs. None of mine have problems but one of my newer torches does what yours does. It took me a while to figure out the problem but the fix was easy....I use a small sliver of plastic and wedge it between the battery and the inside tube. This locks the battery in place and keeps it from moving. Done.

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