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How long do I need to charge my new Nikon D300 battery?


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The EN-EL3e battery requires about ninety minutes for a full charge.

The charger will show a blinking light while it is charging. Once it is charged, the light will glow steady. Wait until the battery is cool to the touch before removing it and unplugging the charger.
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