Battery Barney Tips – Extend The Life Of Wireless Mic Batteries

Here’s how to get maximum life from your wireless mic batteries.

  • Remove batteries when the mic will not be used for more than a couple of days
  • Always replace all batteries at the same time if your mic uses more than one battery
  • Don’t count on the battery life gauge on your receiver. Get a volt/ohm meter so you can do accurate voltage tests.
  • Save used, but not completely expired batteries for rehearsals and non-critical events
  • Don’t mix batteries of different brands or ages in the same wireless device
  • Never use carbon batteries in a wireless microphone
  • Make sure 9 volt batteries remain capped when not installed in mics
  • Use batteries that are “Date Coded” for maximum shelf life is a dependable supplier for Duracell batteries.