A SELECTION OF BATTERIES & CHARGERS.
PLEASE NOTE.  THE MAINS POWER SUPPLIES ARE ONLY SUITABLE FOR USE IN AUSTRALIA.
It is not possible to post batteries overseas from Australia.

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INCLUDING PDF FILES OF WIRING INSTRUCTIONS.
 
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Model Price Image Description
READY MADE HOBBY PACK BATTERIES FOR STANDARD R/C RECEIVERS.
FEATURING ENELOOP HYBRID NiMh-ALKALINE RE-CHARGEABLE CELLS.
4 x CELL (4.8 volt) ENELOOP HYBRID NiMh-ALKALINE RE-CHARGEABLE PACKS.
4-LSD-AAA
$39 Pack of 4 x fully charged AAA ENELOOP
800 mah LSD hybrid batteries. JR Plug
4-LSD-AA
$39 Pack of 4 x fully charged AA ENELOOP
2,000 mah LSD hybrid batteries. JR Plug
5 x CELL (6 volt) ENELOOP HYBRID NiMh-ALKALINE RE-CHARGEABLE PACKS. Some 2.4 Ghz receivers work better on 6 volts.
5-LSD-AAA
$59 Pack of 5 x fully charged AAA ENELOOP
800 mah LSD hybrid batteries. JR Plug.
5-LSD-AA
$59 Pack of 5 x fully charged AA ENELOOP
2,000 mah LSD hybrid batteries. JR Plug.
HYBRID NiMh-ALKALINE LOOSE CELL RE-CHARGEABLE BATTERIES
BATTERY HOLDERS FREE WITH PACKS OF BATTERIES.
Please use only with locos up to 1 - 2 amp current drain. Higher drain = shorter life.
LSD-AAA-2
$16 (L) Pack of 2 x fully charged AA ENELOOP
LSD hybrid batteries.
Ideal if you plan on using AAA size battery holders.
LSD-AAA-4
$ 28 (L)
Pack of 4 x fully charged AAA ENELOOP
LSD hybrid batteries.
Ideal if you plan on using AAA size battery holders.
LSD-AA-2
$16 (L)
Pack of 2 x fully charged AA ENELOOP
LSD hybrid batteries.
Ideal if you plan on using AA size battery holders.
LSD-AA-4
$28 (L)
Pack of 4 x fully charged AA ENELOOP
LSD hybrid batteries.
Ideal if you plan on using AA size battery holders.
DUAL OUTPUT Tx & Rx BATTERY CHARGER
RX-CHARGER
$29 Mains powered 4.8 volt charger for the above batteries.
Rx Charge lead plugs into the HT-7215
ON-OFF switch assembly.
2.1 m plug for TX as well.
ALKALINE LOOSE CELL NON RE-CHARGEABLE BATTERIES
See below for suitable battery holders.
SB2413
$  4 (L) LOW COST QUALITY
1.5 volt AAA Alkaline batteries pack of 4.
S4955B
$  4 (L) LOW COST QUALITY
1.5 volt AA Alkaline batteries pack of 4.
GO HERE FOR SUITABLE "AAA" & "AA", RX BATTERY HOLDERS WITH STANDARD R/C SERVO PLUGS

 

Model Price Image Description
Li-Ion TRACTION BATTERIES
RCS offers a selection of Li-Ion batteries  4 x cell (4s - 14.8 volts) with low voltage cut off pcb's.
850 mah, 1,700 mah, 2,600 mah & 3,400 mah capacities.
B = Brick pack, F = Flat pack, H = Hump pack, T = Twin stick.
"AA" size cells. To order only.  2- 3 weeks delivery.
Li-850-B4
A$119 DETAILS 850 mah Brick.
Li-850-F4
A$119 DETAILS 850 mah Flat-4.
Li-850-T4
A$119 DETAILS 850 mah Twin Stick.
18500 size cells. (Shorter version of 18650 size cells). In stock.
Notes on L1-1700 series pricing.  Suppliers charge more than the Li-2600 series.
Li-1700-B4
A$179 DETAILS 1700 mah Brick.
Li-1700-F4
A$179 DETAILS 1700 mah Flat-4.
Li-1700-T4
A$179 1700 mah Twin Stick.
CLIMAX
A$179 Special 1700 mah 2 x part pack.
For the Bachmann Fn3 Climax.
Forum article on how to use it.
18650 size cells. Standard Li-Ion cell.
Li-2600-B4
A$159 2600 mah Brick.
Li-2600-F4
A$159 2600 mah Flat-4.
Li-2600-T4
A$159 2600 mah Twin Stick.
Li-2600-T5
A$199

2600 mah 4 x Twin Stick + 1 in valley.
5 x cell (5s) 18.5 volts.
Ideal for USAT & ARISTO 6 axle locos.

The above packs are now available with 3,400 mah 18650 cells. See below.
Made to order only.  2- 3 weeks delivery.
Li-3400-B4
A$239 3400 mah Brick.
Li-3400-F4
A$239 3400 mah Flat-4.
Li-3400-T4
A$239 3400 mah Twin Stick.
Li-3400-T5
A$299 3400 mah 4 x Twin Stick + 1 in valley.
5 x cell (5s) 18.5 volts.
Ideal for USAT & ARISTO 6 axle locos.

Li-Ion TRACTION BATTERY CHARGERS
THE FOLLOWING CHARGERS ARE SUPPLIED WITH A 2.5 mm DC PLUG THAT FITS THE 2.5 mm JACK USED IN RCS INSTALLATION KITS.
SEE BELOW FOR OTHER CONNECTORS.

All chargers are mains powered for Australian conditions only.
4S-Chg
 
A$29 Mains powered 4s cell specific Li-Ion charger.
Charges at 200ma and switches off when fully charged.  Fy1701000 2.5 mm plug
IMAX-B6AC
A$59 Mains powered quality IMax
Multi chemistry conditioning charger.
Up to 16 NiCd, NiMh or Hybrid cells.
Up to 6 Li-Ion or LiPo cells.
Intro instructions
MB-3633
A$99

Mains powered quality JayCar
Multi chemistry conditioning charger.
Up to 16 NiCd, NiMh or Hybrid cells.
Up to 6 Li-Ion or LiPo cells.
Intro instructions
For full details go to
https://www.techbrands.com/store/product/mb3633.aspx
9.6v-Chg
$29 9.6 volt NiMh charger for 8 NiMh cells.
Fitted  with a 2.5 mm x 5 mm DC plug.
Supplied with an Australian type
mains adaptor plug.
Primarily for Thomas & Friends 9.6 volt packs.
CABL-MULTI

A$10 Standard banana plugs with connectors for:
Tamiya,  2.5 mm (Futaba & JR).
RX (Hi Channel & Low Channel).
CELL-CHK
A$20 Cell Checker. Plugs into 2.5 mm pin charging socket and shows battery voltage.
AA size 2,000 mah Eneloop traction battery packs complete with;
FREE 2, 4, 6 & 8 CELL BATTERY HOLDERS.
Fitted with standard 150 mm wires. No servo plugs.
Can be wired in series to make any voltage required.
DO NOT WIRE BATTERY PACKS IN PARALLEL.
AA-2-Brick
A$16 Holds 2 x AA size batteries in a 1/2 Brick format. 
2.4 volts

AA-4-Brick
A$28 Holds 4 x AA size batteries in a Brick format. 

4.8 volts
AA-4-Flat
A$28 Holds 4 x AA size batteries in a Flat format. 

4.8 volts
AA-4-TS

A$28 Holds 4 x AA size batteries in a Twin Stick format. 

4.8 volts
 AA-6-Brick
A$44    Holds 6 x AA size batteries in a Brick format. 

7.2 volts.
AA-8-Brick
A$56  Holds 8 x AA size batteries in a Brick format.
 
9.6 volts.
 Please Note.  When wiring battery packs in series to obtain a higher voltage, all batteries must be the same type, size and capacity.

N.B. BATTERY SELF DISCHARGING.
ALL RECHARGEABLE BATTERIES SELF DISCHARGE OVER TIME.
Please visit https://batteryuniversity.com/learn/article/elevating_self_discharge  for more information on how to care for batteries.
Please visit https://batteryuniversity.com/learn/article/how_to_store_batteries for information on storing batteries.


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