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The Battery That's A Life Saver (In More Ways Than One!)

Advantages: There's still a market for them, slow release energy and last longer.
Disadvantages: Can be pricey.

The humble 9 Volt rectangular battery is a battery pack that just seems to go on and on without ever being replaced by something with a bit more modernity. When I come to think about batteries, for me, the whole infancy of power packs definitely came into ...

Nar2 12.07.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Duracell Plus MN1604 Alkaline

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I trust Duracell Plus with my families safety.

Advantages: Long-lasting. Long shelf life, Inexpensive. Reliable.
Disadvantages: No power-check button. Would like money-off voucher for recycling.

Duracell are a name are synonmous with batteries and generally when I'm buying batteries I tend to go with one of two brands, this being one of them. I guess I'm a creature of habit and I grew up loving the Duracell Bunny. Buying the Batteries T ...

kama0529 10.07.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Duracell Plus MN1604 Alkaline

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The batteries that last - even when you don't want them to!

Advantages: Last brilliantly
Disadvantages: None at all

We get through a lot of batteries in this house, as do most households these days. We buy rechargeable batteries for most items but when I opened Hollie's remote control car a couple of months ago I realised it needed a square battery, I honestly haven ...

chrisandmark_is_here 11.07.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Duracell Plus MN1604 Alkaline

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Duracell does what it says on the box!

Advantages: The last long and do not deteriorate when left in gadgets.
Disadvantages: They are not rechargeable-this is a major factor for me as I prefer recharging to buying new ones

...Having used battery operated toys and tools with various brands for a long time, I am glad to say Duracell delivers on its promise of longevity. I am an avid Remote Control Car fanatic and batteries are always an issue on two levels. How long they last a ...

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Black and Copper Energy Sticks

Advantages: Reliable, great for remote controls
Disadvantages: Not powerful enough for high-drain devices

TODAY’S LECTURE IS ON… Batteries - let's start with a fact of the day Most children are taught that Alassandro Volta invented the battery in 1800 – but is this really the case? Another school of thought suggests that actually, the battery may h ...

JOE.B 19.06.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Duracell MN 1500 Alkaline

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