Why use Rechargeable Batteries?
If your lights take standard AA or AAA batteries, I would highly recommend the use of a good set of rechargeables. The brightest battery operated lights usually have a battery life of only a few hours. For these the economic benefits of using rechargeable batteries don’t need explaining. Some lights however have an advertised battery life running into tens or even hundreds of hours. In this case, it’s tempting to think rechargeable batteries aren’t really necessary. However, it’s often the case that the brightness of these lights is not maintained throughout their battery life and actually, for a large proportion of the time, the light shows little more than a glimmer. By using rechargeable batteries and charging them on a regular basis, the light will always deliver its maximum brightness. Continue reading “Rechargeable Batteries”