[TriLUG] Thinkpad Batter\(y\|ies\)
Neil L. Little
nllittle at embarqmail.com
Thu Jul 1 17:01:58 EDT 2010
I've had good experiences with Laptop Battery Express.
Neil Little, WA4AZL
Joel James Adamson wrote:
> A while ago I bought a Thinkpad 240 from a list member (Thanks Jason!)
> and it definitely needs a new battery if I'm going to use it on the
> road. Knowing nothing about laptops (this is my first), I'm unsure of
> the "gotchas" of buying a battery online. Hopefully some of you with
> more experience with IBM/Lenovo and laptops in general can answer these
> questions for me:
> 1) Are there any especially good (in any way) online vendors?
> 2) Is there anywhere locally I could buy one? They don't have anything
> compatible at the campus store
> 3) Anything to watch out for? I noticed one vendor offers a compatible
> battery for $19.95 labelled with "refurbished" and "we do not warranty
> battery life."
> Any information or suggestions are helpful.
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