One economical replacement battery for your cordless drill is the Black and Decker replacement battery. These kinds of batteries function pretty much the same as the genuine one but with a fraction of the cost of the original one. This is because you are not paying for the name anymore but only the manufacturing expenses of the battery itself. It’s like a basic battery with the same specification as the genuine one without the less essential options.
Not every replacement battery are good, some third party company who just want to earn money utilizes a very low quality components to lower its cost. What happens is the plastic casing and the lock mechanism easily breaks when you drop or bump it, making it useless for just a couple of days. Some even reduce the volume of battery cell and actually don’t last long than it supposed to be. So, be cautious when buying a replacement battery, you may end up wasting cash instead of saving.
While acquiring a replacement battery you must as well examine the quality of the product. How? By visual inspection, look at the quality of workmanship, by looking at the unit you can already tell if it’s made of cheap material, check for cracks and any tale tell of poor workmanship. Second is, even if it’s only a replacement it should still have a manufacturer’s warranty. If it breaks easily they should replace it or allow you to reclaim the money.