This Fantastic Makita Lithium-ion (Li-ion) package is ideal for expanding your existing 18v tool kit or use it as a great platform to build your own perfect kit!
This Great Value Makita Package Includes:
1 x Makita DC18RA 14.4V - 18V 22 Minute Charger:
The DC18RA Li-ion Battery Charger uses a CPU to communicate with the batteries built in memory chip during a charge cycle to determine the optimum charge method, resulting in longer battery life. The DC18RA is also compatible with Makstar Ni-MH, Makita Ni-MH and Makita Ni-CD batteries when used with the correct adapters.
1 x Makita LXT 194204-5 ( BL1830 ) Li-ion 18V Battery:
A 5x lower self-discharge keeps the Makita BL1830 battery cells active and ready for use even after long periods of storage, charging at any time will have no effect on the battery.
Built-in shock absorbing features protect the battery and sixteen firm holding contact terminals reduce the risk of power loss/fluctuation in high vibration work environments.
The Makita 194204-5 ( BL1830 ) battery's built-in memory chip communicates with the charger to maximize battery life using 3 Active Controls (Current, Voltage & Thermal).
The Makita LXT 194204-5 ( BL1830 ) 18 Volt 3.0Ah Lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery uses the latest Lithium-ion battery technology. With no memory affect Lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries can be "topped up" at any time with no affect to battery life. The main benefit to this battery type is the weight - up to 40% lighter than Ni-CD makes these the favourites for power tools.
The Makita LXT 194204-5 ( BL1830 ) is compatible with all Makita Li-ion LXT 18 volt machines.