Genuine Makita BL1830B 18v 3Ah Li-ion LXT battery with LED battery indicators that will work with current Li-ion chargers and has a 22 minute charge time on a DC18RC or DC18RD charger and 60 minute charge time on the DC18SD charger. Fits all Makita 18v LXT Li-Ion tools with Makita 'Star' technology so if your tool also has a 'Star' you can be assured of battery protection.
Charging these batteries at any time will have no effect on the memory of the battery, built-in shock absorbing features protect the battery, sixteen (16) firm holding contact terminals reduce the risk of power loss/fluctuation in high vibration work environments plus the battery's built-in Memory Chip communicates with the charger to maximize battery life.
Lightweight and shock-absorbing, the Li-ion range delivers 430 per cent more working capacity during its lifetime compared to Ni-Cad and is 40 per cent lighter than Ni-Mh. The Li-ion has minimal depletion of power during use or in storage over its lifetime. Features foam cell technology and slide on battery connection - firm holding with multi contacts and shock absorbing pack, will not puncture and remains cool even in heavy use.
Genuine Makita battery with 12 month warranty compatible with all 18v LXT cordless tools.