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My laser uses a flexdrive v5. I have been using 1 18650 battery for it so far but i have a couple of CR123 batteries lying around and was wondering if i could use 2 CR123s for it too or will this ruin the driver? The driver is set to 1A if that is important


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If my memory serves, the max voltage input for the flexdrive is 5.5v, so two CR123 will fry it.
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Yeah dude, You would need to put a few diodes in series before the driver.
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