Do rechargeable batteries wear out?

Answer Rechargeable batteries, like all batteries, have an expiration date. They will eventually lose their ability to hold a charge and must be disposed of properly in order to avoid negative environment... Read More »

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Are nimh rechargeable batteries interchangeable with nicd rechargeable batteries?

Yes, NiMH and NiCd batteries are generally interchangeable, and are interchangeable with traditional alkaline batteries. Simply replace the battery with the appropriate size, AAA, AA, and so on. N... Read More »

Is it possible to replace rechargeable stinger flashlight batteries with regular batteries?

According to Streamlight, the manufacturer of Stinger flashlights, you cannot put regular batteries in a Stinger flashlight. Each flashlight comes with a specific type of rechargeable batteries tha... Read More »

What is the difference between regular batteries and rechargeable batteries?

omg that can happen to reg batteries if they get too hot or if u use 2 different batteriesi had reg batteries in my purse in the summer time for my digital camara and they almost exploded in my pur... Read More »

Are rechargeable Li-ion batteries *greener* than disposable alkaline batteries?

Neither battery has any really bad stuff in it. The Li-Ion is greener because you need fewer batteries over time and thus use less resources. The only rechargeable battery that's nasty is the NiC... Read More »