Battery Charger Smoking

Discussion in 'General Electronics Chat' started by seaweed, Sep 12, 2009.

  1. seaweed

    seaweed Thread Starter New Member

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    When I plug up my portable battery charger the transformer heats up quickly and smokes.

    What will cause this and how can I repair it?
  2. bertus

    bertus Administrator Staff Member

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    Hello,

    Sounds like a short somewhere.
    Do you have the schematics?
    Do you have pictures to post?

    Greetings,
    Bertus
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