The Makita 18V 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 4.0 Ah 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. The 18V LXT 4.0 Ah battery (BL1840) is compatible only with STAR Protection tools, indicated by the star symbolâ” and/or yellow battery receiver under the tool. Makita 18V Lithium-Ion batteries resist self-discharge so theyâ€TMre ready for use even after long periods of storage. The Makita Rapid Optimum Charger (sold separately) is a smart-charging system that communicates with the battery during the charging process to monitor current.
MAKITA 18V 4.0 AH LITHIUM ION BATTERY
• 18V LXT 4.0 Ah Lithium-Ion batteries charge in 40 minutes
• World’s largest cordless tool line-up powered by an 18V Lithium-Ion slide-style battery
• Compatible with Makita 18V LXT and 18V Compact cordless tools with the Star symbol
• Makita Lithium-Ion battery provides longer run time