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Rechargeable Tool Battery Care and Maintenance Guide

There are basically three types of rechargeable tool batteries available for use with consumer electronic products: nickel cadmium (Ni-Cad), Nickel-Metal Hydride (NiMH) and Lithium Ion (Li-Ion). I will discuss the advantages, disadvantages and ways to improve battery performance for each … Continue reading

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Recondition a NiCAD Power Tool Batteries

Nickel-cadmium (NiCad) rechargeable Ryobi power tool batteries build up a dendrite crystal substance with continual use and recharging. Over time, they hold less of a charge and their battery life noticeably decreases. Eventually, they no longer hold a charge at … Continue reading

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