Ridgid 2.0 Ah and 4.0 Ah Batteries

RIDGID Battery Compatibility List:

1) RIDGID 2.

0 AH BOLT (4.2V)

2) RIDGID 2.




4) RIDGID 6AH BATTERY (12V) -(14.


5) RIDGID 8AH BATTERY (16V+) -(18.

8 V-)

The following are some questions and answers about Ridgid Battery Compatibility:

Q: What is the difference between 2.0Ah and 4.2


A: The main differences are the capacity and voltage rating. The 2.0Ah is rated at 5 volts while the 4.2Ah is rated at 6 volts, however both have the same capacity of 4000 mAh and 6000 mAh respectively. Both have a nominal voltage of 12 volts but they will work with any type of power source from 10 to 16 volts depending on their respective capacities.

Q: Is it safe to use two different types of batteries together?

A: They can be combined safely if they are of the same type and capacity.

Q: Can I use them with my current charger?

A: Yes, they are compatible with many of the most popular brand name chargers.

Q: What is the shelf life of the battery?

A: The shelf life of a new battery is about 3 to 5 years before it is considered dead.

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