Having problems with your Vivitar VIVICAM 7388 Digital Camera ?

Camera Battery - Need a spare one?

\015 I have a ViviCam 7388s, which comes with it's own re-chargeable battery and battery recharger. It doesn't take AA or AAA's. It is an ElementTech 17v WGL-0101. I've tried to find a battery for the camera to keep as a spare and I can't find it at any store (Henry's Camera, Future Shop, The Source, Wal-Mart, Zellers, etc.). Where can I find this battery or is there a battery that is comparable that I can use?\015

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Camera Battery - Need a spare one?


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