How long does the Minelab CTX 3030 take to charge?
The CTX 3030 standard pack is supplied with two types of battery pack:
1. A sealed rechargeable Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion) smart battery, which comes with a
charger (BC 10) that plugs into a conventional wall socket and a car cigarette
lighter socket. This battery pack is supplied partially charged and should be
charged for up to two hours to maximize your first use. The detector will operate
for up to 13 hours using the Li-Ion battery pack.
2. A replaceable cell pack, which accepts eight AA batteries including alkaline and
rechargeable NiCad or NiMH batteries. The batteries are packed into a cell pack,
which is inserted into the battery cover. The detector will operate for a minimum
of seven hours using an alkaline battery pack