LG Chem 18650 HG2
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Note: LG 18650 cells are not authorized or intended to be used as stand-alone, removable, rechargeable power sources for e-cigarette or vaping devices, or to be handled directly by consumers in any manner. Clients who inquire about LG loose cells must intend to manufacture battery packs with proper outer casing, PCM/BMS and protection functions and be able to provide documents to prove this.
The LG HG2 has many good qualities and is one of the best cells of 2015. The LG HG2 boasts a 20A max. discharge rating which is very good and adequate for most high-current applications. This, coupled with a high 3000 mAh capacity really allows this cell to hit a home run. As production increases during summer 2015 expect to see a lot more HG2 batteries hitting the market.
*Update 2018: While this cell is still popular in battery packs, a popular alternative is the Sony VTC6 which sees better availability in Mainland China.
- Model: INR18650HG2
- Manufacturer: LG Chemical
- Country of Origin: South Korea
- Chemistry: INR
- Max. continuous discharge current: 20A
- Nominal capacity: 3000 mAh
- Nominal voltage: 3.6 V
- Discharge end voltage: 2.5 V
- Charging voltage: 4.20 +/- 0.05 V
- Standard charging current: 1500 mA
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Never worry about quality when buying from Battery Bro. We make sure you have the latest, greatest cutting-edge battery, every time.
18650 batteries are commodity cells, and as a wholesaler, we understand how important price is to your bottom-line. As such, we offer international shipping directly from Asia to save money in higher quantities.
We ship worldwide normally via UPS, FedEx (DAP), and Special Line (DDP) under Incoterms 2010.
21-day full refund
All battery cell orders fall under our 21-day full refund policy to allow ample time to test for authenticity and performance.
Battery Bro has been in business since 2014 and has never sold counterfeit cells. We value long-term relationships with clients and encourage our clients to performance test cells against official manufacturer specification sheets.
In Asia, 18650 batteries are binned by quality into A, B, and lower bins. C-bin batteries are often recycled from battery packs. Lower bin batteries will underperform and may be dangerous.
We will only provide A Grade cells, unless specifically required to otherwise, for example, some clients may prefer Grade B Chinese cells for low-cost ESS projects. We can also confirm batch-date code, run testing (like impedance/voltage/capacity), and handle other IQC requirements.
Take a look at our 18650 battery safety infographic
Some general tips
- Do not exceed max. continuous discharge ratings.
- Keep temperature under 60 degrees Celsius.
- Do not carry loose batteries in your pocket.
Free Safety Booklets
For retailers selling 18650 batteries:
Increase battery sales and protect yourself from liability with 18650 safety booklets.
Customers ignorant to battery safety are not likely to purchase 18650 batteries or upgrade to MODs which require them.
You, the store owner can show your customers your shop cares about their safety
Simply bundle our safety booklets with the batteries you sell.
- Did you know? In 2015, an e-cig shop was sued for one million dollars when a battery short-circuited in a customer's pocket. A safety booklet could have prevented that and protected the retailer from a lawsuit.
Get 50 free booklets on your first purchase of 20 cells or more.
Visit the battery booklet product page.