Can you use a lithium ion battery in a NiCad Ryobi drill?
Moreover, can you use a lithium ion battery in a NiCad drill?
The earliest lithium-ion batteries were not backward-compatible with nicad battery tools, but that's changed over time. Due to advances in battery circuitry, however, chargers are not forward-compatible; the charger that came with a nicad tool will not work with lithium-ion batteries.
Similarly, can I use 18v battery in 14.4 V Ryobi drill? Re: Ryobi battery question I just went and checked for you and, at least in the 14.4V drill and the 14.4V flashlight, the 18V battery will fit. The fit isn't perfect by any means and it goes into the flashlight easier than the drill. You have to force it into the drill.
Hereof, can I charge Ryobi lithium battery with NiCad charger?
Only a Lithium-ion charger can be used to charge Lithium-ion batteries. You can purchase our RYOBI 18V ONE+ Lithium-Ion Upgrade Kit Here. A Hybrid product is one than can run off a battery OR an extension cord plugged into an outlet.
Do Ryobi batteries fit all tools?
Ryobi One+ Explained - One Battery Fits all One+ Tools. Welcome to the world of Ryobi One+ Power & Garden tools. Ryobi's One+ system consists of a range of 18 volt power tools and garden tools that can all be powered from a standard battery and charger system.