[Noisebridge-discuss] source for thinkpad battery?

Joseph Brenner doomvox at gmail.com
Tue Oct 28 17:19:49 UTC 2014

Thanks Harry, Mitch.

>From poking around on the linux-thinkpad mailing list, it does seem
like ebay is a popular way to go on this sort of thing.

On impulse I decided to try lenovo-battery.com, and I'll see how that
goes... my first impression isn't that good though, they're the kind
of outfit that advertises a cheapish up front price and then rips you
off on "shipping charges".

I'm an anti-amazon kind of guy, myself, i.e.


rms has his own list of complaints:


On Tue, Oct 28, 2014 at 10:08 AM, Mitch Altman <maltman23 at hotmail.com> wrote:
> I used Amazon to fund a seller for a new battery for my Thinkpad.  It was
> advertised as such, and I got what appeared to be a real battery (and not a
> copy),  and it is still working well a year later.
> And if you use smile.amazon.com  you can have a small percentage of your
> purchase go to EFF (or some other non-profit in their program).
> Mitch.
>> Date: Mon, 27 Oct 2014 12:23:20 -0700
>> From: doomvox at gmail.com
>> To: noisebridge-discuss at lists.noisebridge.net
>> Subject: [Noisebridge-discuss] source for thinkpad battery?
>> Anyone have a recommendation for places to order replacement batteries
>> for thinkpads?
>> Specifically I'm using a Thinkpad Edge E420.
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