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Duratrax IntelliPeak ICE DC Competition Charger
Duratrax IntelliPeak ICE DC Competition Charger
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This is the DuraTrax Ice Battery Charger, Discharger and Cycler.

*** Five-Year Warranty ***


Handles 1-10 NiCd or NiMH cells, and 1-4 Lithium Ion (Li-Ion) or
Lithium Polymer (LiPo) cells
Wide adjustable current ranges for Fast Charge (.1A-8A) and
Discharge (.1A-10A) are ideal for electric cars, trucks and boats
Four Charge modes: Linear, Reflex, Impulse, and 4-step*
* The optional battery temperature monitor is required for 4-step
Charge feature (DTXP4171)
"Constant Current/Constant Voltage" Charge method for Li-Ion/LiPo
Reverse Polarity Protection
Peak Detection with adjustable sensitivity for NiCd & NiMH batteries
0-500mA adjustable TRICKLE Charge current for NiCd and NiMH
.8V-1.1V adjustable Discharge cut-off voltage for NiCd and NiMH
2.5V-3.7V adjustable Discharge cut-off voltage for Li-Ion/LiPo
Performs 1-10 cycles (NiCd and NiMH only)-retrieves data for 10 full
Stores info for up to 10 batteries in memory by custom names for easy
recall and charger set-up
LCD screen shows 8 lines of data and 21 characters per line
1-8V adjustable output, time adjustable from 1-120 minutes and
10A Constant Current (30A surge) for motor break-in
Also breaks-in electric motors and operates commutator lathes


One DuraTrax IntelliPeak ICE charger w/ banana jacks on output lead,
** alligator clip charge leads, Tamiya style charge lead, input lead
with pre-installed banana plugs, large alligator clips, and
instruction manual


12V DC power from a Power Supply or automotive battery or
Hobbico 12V Power Supply (GPMP0901) or
Rivergate 15A DC Bulldog Power Supply
To achieve ICE's absolute maximum output power capabilities the
DC power source must be capable of delivering at least 15A while
maintaining 12V DC (although 12.5A is enough for most functions).
Charge Leads depending on type of battery;
DTXC2220 Charge Lead Banana to Standard
DTXC2221 Charge Lead Banana to DNS Male
DTXC2222 Charge Lead Banana to Traxxas
DTXC2223 Charge Lead Banana to Mini Plug
HCAP0101 Futaba J Tx/Rx Charge Leads NO 9VAP
HCAP0102 Futaba J Tx/Rx Charge Leads 9VAP ONLY
HCAP0105 JR Tx/Rx Charge Leads
HCAP0106 Hitec/Airtronics Z Tx/Rx Charge Leads
GPMM3149 Charge Lead Banana/Deans Micro


Input Voltage: 11-15V DC

Battery Types, # of cells:
1-10 Nickel Cadmium cell (1.2-12V)
1-10 Nickel Metal Hydride cells (1.2-12V)
1-4 Lithium Ion or Lithium Polymer cells
Battery Capacity Range: 100-9900mAh
Fast Charge Current: .1-8A Linear, Reflex, Impulse and 4-step
Fast Charge Termination: Peak Detection for NiCd and NiMH
"Constant Current/Constant Voltage" for
Li-Ion/LiPo, optional thermal cutoff for
all battery types
Peak Sensitivity: 0-25mV adjustable
TRICKLE Charge Current: 0-500mA (n/a for Li-Ion/LiPo)
Discharge Current: .1-10A adjustable
Discharge Cut-Off Voltage: .8-1.1V per cell NiCd & NiMH
2.5-3.7V per cell Li-Ion/LiPo
Temperature Cut-Off Range: 50-132F
Cycle Count: one to ten (n/a for Li-Ion/LiPo)
Cycle Cooloff Delay: 1-30 minutes, adjustable
Battery Memories: 10
Display Type: 8x21 LCD (168 characters max)
Graphical Displays: Graphs Charge and Discharge Voltage curves
Output Connectors: Banana jacks
Motor Break-in: 1-8V selectable, 1-120 minutes, 10A constant
Case Size: 5.5" x 1.8" x 5.9" (140x45x150mm)
Weight: 21oz (605g)

jxs 10/18/04
upd jrb 12/03/04
upd EEW 12/30/04
** upd cmc 03/18/05
updt jxs 8/09/05
Updated JBM 1-16-06

– If you need more information, use these Duratrax resources –
Email: carsupport@duratrax.com
Web Site: http://www.duratrax.com/
Phone: 217-398-8970
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 LXVJW0 Duratrax Charge Lead Banana Plugs to Standard
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5.49   In Stock
 LXVJW1 Duratrax Charge Lead Banana Plugs to Star Male
Qty Discount Available
7.29   In Stock
 LXVPF2 Duratrax Charge Lead Banana Plugs To Traxxas Male
Qty Discount Available
10.99   In Stock
 LXVVP4 Duratrax Charge Lead Banana Plugs to Ven MQ CC RS4
Qty Discount Available
5.49   In Stock
 LXNCU4 Great Planes Charge Lead Banana Plugs/Star Male
Qty Discount Available
6.99   In Stock
 LXNCU5 Great Planes Charge Lead Banana Plugs/Deans Micro
Qty Discount Available
4.99   In Stock
 LXZKA2 Great Planes ElectriFly SafeCharge LiPo Charge Bag
Qty Discount Available
21.99   In Stock
 LXWGU7 Great Planes 12V 12A Switching DC Power Supply
Qty Discount Available
49.99   In Stock
 LXDGMG Tactic Tx Rx Charge Leads Futaba J Tactic 1Meter
Qty Discount Available
8.99   In Stock
 LXDGMH Tactic Tx Rx Charge Leads Futaba 9VAP Futaba J 1Meter
Qty Discount Available
8.99   In Stock
 LXDGMJ Tactic Tx Rx Charge Leads JR Spektrum 1Meter
Qty Discount Available
8.99   In Stock
 LXDGMK Tactic Tx Rx Charge Leads Hitec Airtronics Z 1Meter
Qty Discount Available
8.99   In Stock
 LXATGD TrakPower 12V 25A Racing Power Supply
Qty Discount Available
89.98   In Stock
Subtotal for this Group of Accessories: 239.16  

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