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Model#: MKTNDC18RA

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Makita DC18RA 18V Lithium-Ion Charger

  • Makita DC18RA 18V Lithium-Ion Charger
This item is no longer available.
It has been replaced by the MKTNDC18RC.


LXT Lithium-Ion battery and Optimum Charging System produces 280% more lifetime work with 2x more cycles.
  • Built-in fan to cool the battery to produce more lifetime work
  • Communicates with individual battery's memory chip
  • Recognizes battery's history
  • Analyzes battery condition
  • Identifies if abused by heat, over-discharged or cycle age
  • Selects optimal charging method using Active 3 Controls
  • Charges to maximize cycle life and work volume
  • 18V Lithium-Ion Charger - DC18RA
  • Operating Manual


Battery Style: Slide
Battery Type: Li-Ion
Recharge Time: 30 min.
Voltage: 18V



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does this charge also charge the BL1815 compact LXT batteries that come with the 18V impact driver
None on Mar 10, 2013
BEST ANSWER: Yes the Rapid Optimum Charger will charge the BL1815 compact LXT batteries.
Does this charge BL1830 BATTERY?
MOONLADY on Feb 21, 2013
BEST ANSWER: Yes, this product will charge BL1830 batteries, among others.
can this unit used with 240v ac
Ray on Nov 23, 2012
BEST ANSWER: No, the charger is not strong enough to handle 240v.
Is charger DC18RAS compatible with battery Li-ion BL1830, 18v, 3.0Ah? I'm having difficulty seating said battery into charger.


James on Oct 18, 2012
BEST ANSWER: Yes, this charger will work with that battery.