|Power your tools.|
The Makita 18V Lithium-Ion Battery ensures a long run time and rapid charging for your Makita power tools.
The battery features a Rapid Optimum Charger that communicates with the battery's built-in chip to optimize battery life by actively controlling current, voltage, and temperature. It also has a built-in fan to cool the battery to produce more lifetime work.
The Makita 18V Lithium-Ion Battery charges faster than Ni-cd batteries. LXT 18V Lithium-Ion batteries charge in 30 minutes. Plus, LXT Lithium-Ion batteries and Rapid Optimum Chargers produce 430% total lifetime work with 3 times more cycles than Ni-Cd batteries.
The Makita 18V Lithium-Ion Battery weighs 40% less than an Ni-cd battery. In addition, this battery is Energy Star qualified for its efficiency.
What does all this mean? The Makita 18V Lithium-Ion Battery charges faster, works longer, and weighs less. It's a better battery.