THESE ARE THE NEWER "STAR" BATTERIES THAT HAVE THE PROTECTION CIRCUITS INSIDE TO PROTECT YOUR EXPENSIVE MAKITA TOOLS, THEY ARE BACKWARDS COMPATIBLE WITH OLDER (NON-STAR) TOOLS AS WELL. EACH SALE IS FOR 2 BATTERIES.18-Volt LXT 4.0Ah Lithium-Ion Battery (2-Pack). Up to 35% more run time compared to the 18-Volt 3.0Ah battery. Charges in 40 minutes or less with Makita Rapid Optimum Charger.
Compatible only with Star Protection tools. The Makita 18-Volt LXT Lithium-Ion battery charges faster and works longer than standard lithium-ion batteries, giving you and your cordless tools unmatched performance and productivity to take on the most demanding applications. The Makita 4.0Ah battery combines more run time (35% more run time per charge than the Makita BL1830 battery) with a category-leading charge time of only 40 minutes, so it spends more time working and less time sitting on the charger. Makita 18-Volt Lithium-Ion batteries resist self-discharge so theyre ready for use even after long periods of storage. This advanced charging technology helps optimize battery life and deliver a faster charge.
In addition, the Charger has a built-in fan to cool the battery for faster and more efficient charging, even in hot weather conditions. For improved tool performance and extended battery life, Makita created STAR Protection Computer Controls. Makita, the innovation leader in cordless tool technology, has the worlds cordless tool line-up powered by an 18-Volt lithium-ion slide-style battery. California residents: see Proposition 65 information. Provides up to 35% more run time per charge compared to the 18-Volt 3.0Ah battery (BL1830).
Battery delivers consistent power and run time in extreme temperatures, even in winter (-4°F/-20°C). Impact-resistant outer case and shock-absorbing inner-liner are engineered to protect the battery. 16 contact terminals maintain a constant connection with the tool to help prevent power loss or fluctuation, even during high-vibration applications. Battery resists self-discharge and remains ready for use even after long periods of storage. Compatible with Makita 18-Volt LXT and 18-Volt compact cordless tools with the star symbol.
Makita 18-Volt lithium-ion is the worlds largest cordless tool line-up powered by an 18-Volt lithium-ion slide-style battery. The item "Makita(2) BL1840B-2(4.0AH) 18Volt LXT Lithium-Ion Batt Packs FREE PRI-SHIP NWOB" is in sale since Thursday, November 26, 2015. This item is in the category "Home & Garden\Tools\Power Tools\Batteries & Chargers". The seller is "waverlyhills1" and is located in Arlington, Virginia.This item can be shipped worldwide.