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Alkaline Battery

A disposable, rechargeable battery with a high energy density that has storage longevity. Mostly used in consumer electronics such as remote controls, flashlights, etc. In an alkaline battery, the anode (negative terminal) is made of zinc powder and the cathode … Continue reading

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Nickel Metal Hydride Battery

This battery uses a hydrogen absorbing alloy for the negative electrode instead of cadmium. They are interchangeable with most NiCd batteries, but NiMh batteries have a greater capacity and they are more environmentally friendly. The positive electrode for this battery … Continue reading

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