The X-Rite Battery Pack for MA series instruments.


Charging Instructions


  1. Charging the battery pack in the instrument:
    • Place the battery in the instrument.
    • Plug the A/C adapter into the back of the instrument. (see figure 1)

      Figure 1
    • The instrument may be used while charging, though the rate at which the batteries charge will be slowed depending on frequency of measurements.
    • A dead battery will be charged to 50% capacity in 4 hours and 100% in 16 hours.

  2. Charging the battery pack externally:

    • Plug the A/C adapter into jack on the battery pack. (see figure 2)
    • The instrument will not operate without a charged battery pack installed.

      Figure 2
    • A dead battery will be charged to 100% capacity in approx. 16 hours.
    • Do not leave the battery plugged directly into the charger for more than 48 hours, as this will shorten the life of the batteries.


AU$297.00 INCL GST
per EACH
EACH (1)



  • Six rechargeable "AA" nickle-metal hydride batteries in a removable battery pack.
  • Used in all SP and MA series instruments.
  • With proper charging the battery pack should last about 2 to 3 years.
  • 7.2VDC rated @ 1100mAh
  • Charge Time: In Instrument - 4 hours (50% capacity), 16 hours (100% capacity) External from instrument - Approx. 16 hours.
To top