The Makita 12V Lithium-Ion Battery charges faster, works longer, and weighs less than standard Ni-Ci batteries. This battery features a Rapid Optimum Charger that communicates with a built-in chip to optimize battery life. The Makita 12V Lithium-Ion Battery also features a built-in cooling fan to provide more lifetime work.
The Makita 12V Lithium-Ion Battery requires very little time to charge. It can be fully charged in as little as 30 minutes. The Makita 18V Lithium-Ion Battery produces a 430% longer total life time with 3 times more working cycles than a standard Ni-CD battery.
The Makita 12V Lithium-Ion Battery works in all Makita 12V and 10.8V models.