What are Carbon Zinc batteries Used for?

2022-02-23 00:00:00

The carbon-zinc battery, also called the Leclanché cell, is a traditional general-purpose dry cell. It provides direct electric current from the electrochemical reaction between zinc and manganese dioxide (MnO2) in the presence of an electrolyte.  Carbon-zinc batteries are the least expensive primary batteries and they are available nearly everywhere. Its other virtue is a very low rate of self-discharge, making it ideal for applications that are used from time to time.

Zinc–carbon batteries are a reliable source of power for appliances that consume little energy, like remote controls for television, clocks, smoke detectors, and flashlights. Zinc-carbon batteries were in common use with hand-cranked telephone magneto phones, powering the microphone and speaker. [wiki
It is also applicable to various fields of the national economy such as national defense, scientific research, telecommunications, navigation, aviation, and medicine.


Designed for use in low-drain devices, carbon-zinc batteries are great for price-conscious consumers who want to power compatible gadgets for less. Carbon zinc batteries are affordable, convenient, and also often have long shelf lives, making them excellent options for your store cupboard. They are available in a range of different sizes, including AAA, AA, C, and D.


Tiger Head is a professional carbon-zinc battery supplier in China, our carbon-zinc battery is made of high-quality raw materials and has the characteristics of strong electricity, long-durability, good property, leak-proof, fashionable covers. It has the characteristics of portable durable and reasonable price. No mercury pollution to environment and higher using time of the original dry battery. There are many advantages for Tiger Head carbon zinc battery, such as stable voltage for running, suitable for large electric current using continually as well as disconnectedly, fewer capacity drops during the storage period. If you want more details about our battery, contact us today for a consultation.

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