The Makita 18-Volt Compact Lithium-Ion Battery charges 4X faster than comparable NiCd batteries. It only takes 15 minutes. Makita's rapid optimum charger communicates with the battery's built-in chip to optimize the battery life by actively controlling the current, voltage and temperature.
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- Resists self-discharge and remains ready for use even after long periods of storage
- Compatible with a variety of Makita 18-Volt power tools
- 16 contact terminals to reduce power fluctuations in high-vibration work environments
- Built-in fan to cool the battery and extend its life
- Charger (model DC18RA) sold separately
- 3-year limited warranty