Can NiMH chargers be used on lithium ion batteries?

Answer You cannot use a charger made for NiMH (nickel metal hydride) batteries to charge lithium ion batteries. You'll need to use a charger specifically designed for lithium batteries. Lithium batteries ... Read More »

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Can you use niMH batteries instead of lithium?

NiMH batteries can be used instead of lithium batteries. However, niMH batteries may not work as well. NiMH batteries are cheaper per package, but they run out of power more quickly than lithium ba... Read More »

Do NiMH& NiCad batteries need different chargers?

Newer chargers designed for nickel-metal hydride (NiMH) batteries are also capable of charging nickel-cadmium (NiCad) batteries safely. Some modern chargers are even labeled as being dual use for b... Read More »

Why is lithium used in batteries?

Lithium batteries comprise an entire family of battery types, all with different chemical and structural components. The lithium battery has become the most common battery used in consumer electron... Read More »

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