FMA Charger Comparison

In this post, we're going to highlight the FMA Chargers.

FMA Chargers are fantastic for RC hobbyists, and there are a range of chargers for any level of battery charging needs. PRC carries the CellPro, PowerLab, and GT Series of FMA chargers. We'll start by showing a size comparison of those three lines taken next to a Sharpie marker for reference:

CellPro Comparison
CellPro Size Comparison
PowerLab Comparison
PowerLabs Size Comparison
GT Series Comparison
GT Series Size Comparison

Below are three charts comparing specifications of the FMA Chargers we currently carry:

CellPros
PowerLabs
GTs

In the rest of this article, we'll show you the differences between all of the different FMA Chargers we carry.

CellPros

CellPro Multi4
From simple setup and operation to fully customizable, open-architecture presets, free firmware updates, and free PC Charge Control Software (CCS), the Multi4 rivals competing products in the 50W class of chargers at a competitive value. Charges through the balance lead and supports up to 4S.
3010B
10S Multi-Chemistry, 15 Amp, 600W model for automatic and manual charging with available high-power balancing, overcharge protection, and automatic charge/discharge to storage (for Li batteries). Charges Lithium Polymer, Lithium Ion, A123, NiCd, NiMH, and Pb packs. Charges any brand of pack.
PowerLabs

106B+
1000W Battery Workstation includes an EC5-equipped input cable, and will charge, discharge, monitor, or multiple cycle any current or future battery chemistry.
206B
The industry's first 1344W Battery Workstation includes an EC5-equipped input cable, and will charge, discharge, monitor, or multiple cycle any current or future battery chemistry.
208B
Independent channel operation, 1344W per channel, 2688W total using 40V input. Intuitive PowerLab interface. Designed with built in PowerLab reliability and quality.
GT Series

GT500
The GT500 Charger directly supports balance charge of any 1S-8S LiPo or LiHV battery pack equipped with a JST-XH balance connector without the use of an adapter. Based on PowerLab hardware for proven reliability and quality.
GTEight
The GTEight will charge, discharge, store, monitor, or multiple-cycle any current or future battery chemistry. 8S, 30A Battery Charger including an EC5 input cable.
GT1200
High Power comes to the GT Series with the amazing GT1200, an 8S, 1200W workhorse. Based on PowerLab hardware for proven reliability and quality.
GT500Duo
Independent channel operation, 500W per channel, 1000W total. Based on PowerLab hardware for proven reliability and quality.