Wet Nickel-Cadmium (NiCd) Batteries

Description: Medium to large, flooded cell batteries, vented, rechargeable, pocket-plate and sinter-plate types

Formats: Hard case, tall rectangular, multi-cell

Common Uses: Emergency power, telephone systems, solar arrays, railroad systems, starting aircraft turbines and for extreme conditions

Safety: Spillable, cadmium is a toxic heavy metal, contains acid electrolyte that is corrosive, if spilled can cause burns if in contact with skin.