Battery got really hot for no reason...

Discussion in 'Gun Building, Modifications & Repairs' started by guitarmaniak, Aug 16, 2012.

  1. guitarmaniak

    guitarmaniak New Member

    My buddy was showing me his m4 which has a 9.6 1600 mah nunchuck battery. He shot it like maybe 15 times, and then 15 minutes later the battery got extremely hot and actually melted some of the wiring.

    Anyone have a good explanation for this? Normally I would think that it was a short of some kind, but the fact that the battery got hot so long after we shot it has me confused.
  2. deathmechanic

    deathmechanic Active Member

    You guys had a completed circuit somewhere. Did the same thing with a couple car tools. Also with a car battery. I would look around for a completed circuit as thats most likely your problem.

  3. airsoft1673

    airsoft1673 New Member

    That happened to me and my brothers m4. We found that for both of our guns their was a part where the wire was exposed and it overheated and melted the battery