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Old 06-16-2011, 05:00 PM   #21
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I think I'll get a dead battery one at a garage sale and solder in a new battery.

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I've also seen pages on how to make a battery pack with c sized nigh cells.

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Old 06-19-2011, 03:32 PM   #22
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My wife is in love with it. If she were forced to choose between the Roomba and me, she would choose the Roomba.

Hmmm, you guys must have the deluxe version as our model did not come with the adult toy attachment package.

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Old 06-19-2011, 11:12 PM   #23
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I had planned to buy a roomba but hired a house keeper instead.
We have a housekeep that comes twice a month for the heavy cleaning. DW and I also get a chuckle after she leaves for the day because in a year of cleaning she has never failed to dislodge the Roomba from its charger so it will go dead. Not sure if this is intentional or just subconscious on her part.

Work? I don't have time to work....I'm retired.
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