Usage and Precautions – Alkaline Primary Batteries

Usage & Precautions

!!!!! IMPORTANT !!!!! Always take proper precautions when using Alkaline batteries. In worst case Alkaline batteries can explode, catch fire or cause your equipment to catch fire when used improperly! Use at your own risk. We do NOT accept any responsibly for damage, injury or death caused by improper use of these batteries! We do NOT accept any responsibly for damage, injury or death caused by improper use of these batteries!

  • Never charge! These are NOT RECHARGEABLE batteries. NEVER attempt to charge them. Do not put battery in a battery charger, or any equipment that has an internal charger.
  • Do not over-discharge! Ensure the equipment you use this battery in will not draw more current from that batteries than it stated “Maximum Continuous Discharge Current”
  • Do not short circuit your batteries! NEVER short circuit the positive and negative terminals of the battery! Short circuiting can cause a surge of current that will potentially burn out your battery!
  • Do not let your batteries touch each other or other metallic items! Keeping your batteries loose, such as in your pockets, is a good way to have your batteries fail and seriously harm you. There are battery holders and covers to keep your batteries safe.
  • Do not dispose any battery in a fire! There are dangerous chemicals in batteries. If you try to burn your batteries they’ll release dangerous fumes and will probably explode. Always dispose your old batteries to a battery recycling center.