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Model # OP4026A

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Store SKU # 836486

40-Volt Lithium-ion Battery

$99.00 /each
  • Works with all Ryobi 40-Volt tools
  • Lithium-Ion fade-free power
  • High capacity battery for increased run time

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Product Overview

Power your Ryobi 40-Volt tools with this high capacity lithium-ion battery. It provides fade-free power and longer run time, whether you use it as a replacement or a spare battery. Use with the 40-Volt Charger to get a full charge in less than two hours. 3-year warranty.

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  • Replacement back up battery for Ryobi 40-Volt lithium-ion tools
  • Fade-free power
  • Increased run time
  • Quick charging in less than 2 hours
  • 40-Volt 2.4 Ah High Capacity Battery

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Product Depth (in.) 
Product Height (in.) 
Product Width (in.) 
3.375 

Details

Fits brands 
RYOBI 40-Volt 
Fits models 
Works with all RYOBI 40-Volt lithium-ion tools 
Part Type 
Cordless Battery 
Returnable 
90-Day 
Used with equipment type 
String Trimmer 
Voltage (volts) 
40 

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty 
Limited 3 Year Warranty 

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Bergen Country NJ
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July 10, 2016
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THE HIGHER THE CHARGE RATE ..... THE SHORTER THE LIFE OF THE BATTERY.. SOME OF THESE BATTERIES ARE A LITTLE DIFFERENT BECAUSE OF QUALITY CONTROL......
SO,,,, IT IS A MATTER OF LUCK WHICH BATTERY YOU RECEIVED
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June 1, 2016
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I have had mine for 3 years ,still working great no loss of power.Just ordered the 20 inch mower.
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May 29, 2016
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I have had the 40 volt trimmer for 4 years now. The battery pack has been charged at least 275 times and is still going strong. When Ryobi says 40 volts they mean it. The trimmer it powers easily matches the power of a gas trimmer. The Ryobi 40 volt trimmer is the greatest powered yard tool I have ever bought. Matter of fact I am on this site today just to buy a back up 40 volt battery pack so I can keep Read More
I have had the 40 volt trimmer for 4 years now. The battery pack has been charged at least 275 times and is still going strong. When Ryobi says 40 volts they mean it. The trimmer it powers easily matches the power of a gas trimmer. The Ryobi 40 volt trimmer is the greatest powered yard tool I have ever bought. Matter of fact I am on this site today just to buy a back up 40 volt battery pack so I can keep on trimming while the other pack charges. Read Less
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April 7, 2016
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Odd, how "Ryobi Outdoors" did not answer the question on expected life charge cycles. So, I'll ask directly again: Regardless of warranty, what is this product's expected life/charge cycles? You have product testing, and yes, I understand usage may vary. But you still have data...
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March 22, 2016
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Extremely disappointed with this Ryobi 40v lithium ion battery. The battery is now shot after only a handful of uses. It shows a full charge, but only runs for a second before cutting off. The actual tools, however, works perfect and basically some of the best I have owned (jet blower and string trimmer).
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Corvallis, OR
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March 12, 2016
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My battery had about 15 hours on it (over 18 months) then it was gone. Not worth buying another. Sadly going to gas powered.
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August 29, 2015
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Ryobi requires receipt, bad battery, charger, and tool to complete this replacement. Not worth it for me, I am not sending good equipment back to replace the one bad one.
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July 13, 2015
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My battery lasted only a few months and even though it shows a full charge, it will operate the trimmer only a few seconds before going flat. Many others have complained of the same problem. If you buy this product be prepared to exercise the warranty many times. The idea behind the product is good but the batteries are VERY prone to failure- at $100 a pop make sure the warranty is registered.
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June 17, 2015
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2 years then it will start t loose charge quickly
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June 1, 2015
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Hey SpareKey, This battery comes equipped with a 3 year warranty so if it quits working for any reason other than misuse or abuse we will replace it free of charge. Thanks for the question!
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May 31, 2015
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one year, maybe more, maybe less.
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Does it come with the charger?

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Washington D.C.
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May 29, 2016
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Yes the 40 volt trimmer package includes both the big 40 volt battery pack and the charger for it.
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May 15, 2016
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Hi DHALL, this is only a battery. Thanks for your question!
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Cape Coral, FL
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May 11, 2016
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No.... you can buy the stand alone battery: http://www.homedepot.com/p/Ryobi-40-Volt-Lithium-Ion-Battery-OP4026A/203161619
Battery Charger sold separately: http://www.homedepot.com/p/Ryobi-40-Volt-Lithium-Ion-Charger-OP401A/206303824
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No
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May 10, 2016
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No, the charger is sold separately.
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new 40-volt lithium-ion battery only last 15 minutes before I have to charge Using the blower. Is this normal?

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It depends on how you use it, I've had run times as short as 15-20 minutes and as long as 35 to 45 minutes. The trick that I have found is not to be constantly running the motor like you would for a conventional corded or gas powered blower. For instance if you are using a forward swinging motion to push leaves ahead of you then cut the power on your backswing. If you use a side to side motion then run Read More
It depends on how you use it, I've had run times as short as 15-20 minutes and as long as 35 to 45 minutes. The trick that I have found is not to be constantly running the motor like you would for a conventional corded or gas powered blower. For instance if you are using a forward swinging motion to push leaves ahead of you then cut the power on your backswing. If you use a side to side motion then run it at about 1/2 to 3/4 power and you should easily get 25 to 30 minutes.
Other things that I have found is that it is much better at moving debris over hard ground than over grass which is the same with most blowers but the issue is much more pronounced with a battery powered blower Read Less
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October 31, 2015
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Hi bee, There are several reasons this can happen but depending on what you are blowing the temperature and so on it could only last this long. but usually last longer than that. Hope this helps.
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That's about what mine does. It helps to run the blower at slower speed if you don't need it at max. But 15 minutes is in the ballpark for full speed. That blower draws a LOT of current.
That battery is rated at 94W-hr, but that's at a much lower discharge rate than the blower demands. Assuming that the blower is around 1/3hp (a guess based on equivalent power/performance of gas types) that's around Read More
That's about what mine does. It helps to run the blower at slower speed if you don't need it at max. But 15 minutes is in the ballpark for full speed. That blower draws a LOT of current.
That battery is rated at 94W-hr, but that's at a much lower discharge rate than the blower demands. Assuming that the blower is around 1/3hp (a guess based on equivalent power/performance of gas types) that's around 250W or (again, estimating) around 6A to 7A. Battery capacity at this discharge rate is much less than the test conditions that result in the 94W-hr rating, so a 15-20 minute runtime should be about what you'd expect. Read Less
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That sounds about right. I also have a blower and I have found that it discharges the 40V battery considerably faster than my string trimmer, mower or hedge trimmer. I have more than one 40V battery and therefore have an additional ones charged and ready. If you only have one battery, and need more than 15 minutes of blowing time...Well, a re-charging break will definitely be part of your leaf blowing Read More
That sounds about right. I also have a blower and I have found that it discharges the 40V battery considerably faster than my string trimmer, mower or hedge trimmer. I have more than one 40V battery and therefore have an additional ones charged and ready. If you only have one battery, and need more than 15 minutes of blowing time...Well, a re-charging break will definitely be part of your leaf blowing job. Read Less
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Will the newer version of this battery read 4026A on the back? The stores say they are selling the new version, but they only have 4026 on the back.

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So Ryobi - what's the deal on the 40v battery with the chainsaw (14" RY40502). I have two of the OP4026 batteries that came with my other tools, this saw says not to use them. I don't even know/see where you can buy the other ones. Really misleading.
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The Ryobi 40v 14 inch chainsaw has this note in the operator's manual:
NOTE: Although the chain saw will work with all battery packs listed
on the correlation supplement, for best performance, avoid
using first generation Ryobi 40V lithium-ion batteries [OP4026 (part
numbers 130186012 or 130186006) and OP4015 (part number
1300208001)]. The chain speed will be significantly reduced if these
batteries are
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The Ryobi 40v 14 inch chainsaw has this note in the operator's manual:
NOTE: Although the chain saw will work with all battery packs listed
on the correlation supplement, for best performance, avoid
using first generation Ryobi 40V lithium-ion batteries [OP4026 (part
numbers 130186012 or 130186006) and OP4015 (part number
1300208001)]. The chain speed will be significantly reduced if these
batteries are used
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September 25, 2015
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I just purchased a new Ryobi 40V battery two days ago from Home Depot. It still says 4026 on the back. I checked Ryobi's website, https://www.ryobitools.com/products/details/500, it clearly states that the 4026A will work on ALL Ryobi 40V tools. That indicates to me that the 4026 & 4026A are interchangable... Hope this helps... Len Smith
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September 25, 2015
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Hello Adam. The OP4026A is the accessory battery. It has an "A"on the end of the model number on the packaging to denote that it is an accessory battery purchase. Both batteries the OP4026 and the OP4026A are the same batteries and will be listed in the packaging. I hope this helps!
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Rated 3.9 out of 5 by 172 reviewers.
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by love the trimmer and blower, but 2nd battery to die within 4 charges I love the tools... The trimmer is awesome, the blower is awesome - however I have gone through 2 batteries that dont seem to last more than 4 charges. I dont understand what I could be doing wrong. I will begin to use the tool and it will randomly stop working. I click the battery tester and it shows full charge. I try again and sometimes the tool will begin to work and allow me to finish the job. However this is the identical symptom right before the battery can no longer be charged. 2 batteries dead within 60 days of purchase. I will exchange it again at home depot but it really hurts my feelings. I LOVE THE TRIMMER, but HATE THE BATTERIES... July 11, 2016
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by Ryobi 40 volt trimmer I've had the unit for several months and it is powerful and works great but, after only using it for about a month and a half, when I went to charge the battery I was getting a light pattern on the charger stating that the battery was defective. I emailed Home depot.com and they sent me out a replacement unit and it worked fine. That was about a month and a half ago as well. I just attempted a recharge this past Saturday after using it and the same condition appeared. This time I emailed Ryobi and have yet to hear from them. If I fail to receive a plausible answer as to why this is happening and another replacement battery and perhaps charger as well, I am going to send the complete unit back for a full refund. July 19, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Good price Good price on a good product. Would recommend it to my friends. July 19, 2016
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by Battery/Charger It would have been nice to know that the charger did not come with the battery AND could only be bought online. I had the lawnmower for a week before I could even use it. VERY disappointed with that part of the purchase. July 26, 2016
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by BATTERIES FAIL - DO NOT PURCHASE Over the last several years I have purchased many of the Ryobi 40V battery powered garden tools all of which perform very well. But, recently one of my 3 batteries failed, and according to many others owners battery failure is common. Assuming a 10 year lifetime of the tools and the historic failure rate of these batteries I will have to spend many hundreds of dollars in replacement batteries to be able to continue to use these tools. Consequently until Ryobi and Home Depot are willing to replace or improve these defective batteries I cannot recommend them or the tools that use them to anyone. And If I had previously been aware of these battery problems I would not have purchased any of these tools. Sincerely G July 13, 2016
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by EXPAND-IT 40 VOLT CORDLESS Ordered online as NONE in store. The unit when working does fine (nice power but short use time) When this arrived I opened it , read the directions, charged the battery and put it to use. The first use lasted 10 minutes and it died. The indicator on the battery itself said it needed charged. Once it was on the charger, it would not charge, "faulty battery" indication. Went to the store for a exchange and guess what, NONE in stock ("a common problem with these batteries I was told"). I was given a in store credit and told to order a new one online, paying with the store credit. 6 days latter I received the replacement battery. Charged it and got about 20 minutes run time. Just charged it again and the good news is it took a second charge. Time will tell July 19, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by BEST INVESTMENT I HAVE MADE I HAVE STARTED USING THE TRIMMER IMMEDIATELY AND THE BATTERY IS STILL IN A PRETTY GOOD CHARGE. USING THE ENTIRE PRODUCT HAS MADE MY LIFE MUCH EASIER. GREAT VALUE FOR THE MONEY July 12, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Shockingly good deal! Sometimes I have a problem removing the battery from either the charger or weed wacker unit, and that is partly due to my crippled hands and not strong enough. Love the way unit hums when its working and how easy the operation is. July 19, 2016
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