You MUST read the safety warnings and resources before purchasing, using, and/or handling batteries.
Before handling and/or using the Sony lithium-ion battery, please read: Sony’s warnings regarding E-cigarettes, Vape Pens, and Li-ion Batteries
Before handling and/or using the Murata lithium-ion battery, please read: Murata warnings
Use caution as misusing or mishandling the battery may cause a FIRE or EXPLOSION which may result in personal injury, property damage, or death. The user must have an appropriate understanding of the potential dangers of LITHIUM ION BATTERIES before purchase and usage. No express or implied guarantee of compatibility, suitability, or fitness for any particular purpose or device can be made. This battery is manufactured and sold for the intended use of system integrations with proper protection circuitry or battery packs with a BMS (battery management system) or PCB (circuit board/module). This battery is neither designed nor intended to be used with an E-CIGARETTE, VAPORIZER, or similar device and MUST NOT be used with such devices due to RISK OF FIRE or EXPLOSION. If purchasing this battery for resale purposes, you MUST forward ALL warnings to ALL customers for their reference and safety!
Please note this is an original flat top Murata VTC5A 18650 cell with an added button top by a third party manufacturer and and is longer than a standard flat top 18650 battery. This cell has an additional outer wrapper and insulator which must not to be removed.
Previously manufactured by Sony Energy - Murata purchased Sony's battery division in 2017. Newer production of cells are marked Murata and not SE (Sony Energy). Older cells will show SE printing.
|Protected:||NO, UNPROTECTED. This cell is unprotected and intended for use in protected battery packs only and NOT individually or as a standalone product. In order to operate safely it must have additional protection in the form of a PCB (protection circuit board) or BMS (battery management system), which is not included.|
|Discharge Current:||25A Maximum Continuous, 35A Maximum Continuous with an 80deg C cutoff|
|Approximate Dimensions:||18.2mm x 66.6mm|
|Origin:||Singapore or Japan|
|Specification Datasheet:||Murata VTC5A Datasheet|