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    Where can I get one of these? (laptop BIOS battery)

    Just had a elderly laptop of mine resetting it's date etc. and given its age I suspect it will need a new battery. It's a standard CR2023 but with a connector soldered to it (see pic below).

    l_hp-compaq-8510-8510p-8510w-cmos-bios-battery-cr2032-b72e.jpg

    If anyone knows a UK supplier of these please let me know.
    Oh, and the laptop is an Acer Aspire 6920!

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    I'd be half tempted to make one using heat shink tubing and the original wiring.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dos_Box View Post
    If anyone knows a UK supplier of these please let me know.
    The Small Battery Company have some in stock...

    www.smallbattery.company.org.uk/sbc_cr2032-wrs.htm

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dos_Box View Post
    Just had a elderly laptop of mine resetting it's date etc. and given its age I suspect it will need a new battery. It's a standard CR2023 but with a connector soldered to it (see pic below).

    l_hp-compaq-8510-8510p-8510w-cmos-bios-battery-cr2032-b72e.jpg

    If anyone knows a UK supplier of these please let me know.
    Oh, and the laptop is an Acer Aspire 6920!
    You can have one for free when you next come visit

    I've a number of laptops that i use for spares that have those kind of batteries

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    CPC will have them I'd say

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    I was looking for a CR1225 battery yesterday with solder tabs for a laptop.

    Farnell sell a few coin cell batteries with solder tabs and sensible prices.

    Non Rechargeable Batteries | Non Rechargeable Battery | Farnell United Kingdom | Results

    I ended up removing one from a scrap laptop and using the original wiring and connector.

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    Cheers Dave, I'll take you up on that. I'll get you a beer in at Manchester

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    Deal!

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