Press Releases

Makita Notes Hazards of Using Non-Makita Lithium-Ion Batteries

Makita, a worldwide manufacturer of technologically advanced power tools that includes the world’s largest cordless tool line-up powered by an 18V lithium-ion slide-style battery, is delivering a clear message to power tool users and dealers regarding the hazards and risks of non-genuine “knock-off” Makita Lithium-Ion batteries: Don’t do it.