This non supported laser sight was still in use when the batteries would just not take a charge. Rebuild material was ordered and installed. Unit is now back in the field.
Pelican U/W light
Replacement batteries have never been available for this type of rechargeable u/w lights. Affordable new lights were out of the question so D cells were replaced.
Brad owns a Segway rental and repair business in Minnesota. He maintains and rents about 60 units and the cost of the NiMH replacements were over $600 each and LIon just stopped working outside in St Lous Park Minnesota.
T1000 Tactical scooters were failing in Minneapolis’ arctic winters and replacement batteries were unavailable at any cost.
Contractor Glen Roche
Cost of replacement contractor grade batteries for various makes of power tools have risen to over $116 per 18V XRP battery. Two pack of XRP batteries on special for $232.
18V Contractor Pack which has capability of rebuilding 10 assorted batteries for less than $30 each