Originally Posted by ProDigit
The ability to turn it off, is vital to extended battery life.
If currently the battery lasts 8 weeks, with leds off, it might top 12 weeks.
the leds at 1 most likely draw less than the self-discharge rate of the battery.
Try the math - its a 1500MaH battery -
The leds at "1" will not pull more that 1ma -
Now divide 1500 by the hours in 8 weeks -
minus 1 (or 2 if parniod) -
Now multiple the result back into weeks -
I.E: Not worth the trouble of doing the math. Try it yourself.