Z-100 Rechargeable Battery Pack

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Z-100 Rechargeable Battery Pack
Part image
Battery by
Zaltonic Electronics

Radial size Radial mounted
Cost (total) 80.00 Funds
Mass (total) 0.01 t [N 1]
Drag 0.2 [N 1]
Max. Temp. 1200 K
Volume  ?
Impact Tolerance 8 m/s
Research Basic science.png Basic Science
Unlock cost 800 Funds
Since version 0.18
Part configuration z-100Battery.cfg
Electric capacity 100.0 

  1. 1.0 1.1 The mass and drag are from the part config, but the game handles it as physicsless.

The Z-100 Rechargeable Battery Pack is a battery that stores electrical charge for a spacecraft storing 100 units of electrical charge. It is radially attachable. It is the smallest dedicated battery part, and the first unlocked in the tech tree.

It has "PhysicsSignificance = 1", making it a physicsless part.

Product description

The Z-100 battery pack is the standard model for electrical applications. Holds two (2) AAAA batteries and holds a maximum 100 units of charge.

Zaltonic Electronics

Trivia

  • Text on the side reads "BATT MAN" which one would assume is the manufacturer. However, it's actually manufactured by Zaltonic Electronics. Inspecting the part, it resembles two consumer batteries snapped into a single package. Zaltonic probably purchased off-the-shelf BATT MAN batteries, put them in a single unit, and offers it to sale for other users.
  • Obviously, the text "BATT MAN" is a reference to the D.C. Superhero: Batman.

Changes

1.2
  • Moved from Utility to Electrical
1.0.1
Made physics-less part mass affect KB mass value. (Thus, the Z-100 no longer has an effective mass of zero.)
0.23.5
  • "PhysicsSignificance = 1" added. The part now has 0 mass and drag, despite the listed values.
0.23
  • Fixed spelling error in name (Z-100 Rechargable Battery BankZ-100 Rechargeable Battery Bank)
0.18
  • Initial release