The CGR18650CH high rate lithium ion cell is a viable contender for medical equipment, hand-held tools, memory storage, and backup-power applications. As per Panasonic, the cell’s nickel manganese-based cathode material delivers higher discharge rates and better energy density and voltage than comparative cells. Features include a high discharge rate capability up to 10A, 2,250 mAH nominal capacity, and a wide operating temperature range. Panasonic Industrial Co., Secaucus, NJ. (201) 271-3068.