Massive post on where to get lithium-ion batteries everywhere in the world! Look at Post 2-5 for info, And Canada Post 123

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bwl123 wrote:
https://www.aliexpress.com/item/33007685728.html?spm=a2g0o.productlist.0...

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Why this where TS has share a few trusted seller in Aliexpress???

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Shit! I was late to this thread! Sad
I bought a coupple of “100% New Original NCR18650B 3.7 v 3400mah 18650 Lithium Rechargeable Battery For Flashlight batteries” look here: Aliexpress store for 4,56$ because now on Aliexpress there is a massive sales in a lot of stores. What do you think? It’s scam??

I know the price is veeery good/low, but I thought it was for the sales!! Facepalm

EDIT: the name of the store is: GlobalPower Co., LT Store 1270703, 12386 reviewof this battery!!!

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Yeah, it’s a scam. NCR18650s only have 3 legs on the positive terminal, not 4, as noted by the red regions.

Do not buy lithium ion cells from this store!

They sell fake cells!

https://www.aliexpress.com/store/1270703

My very own high current Beryllium Copper springs Gen 3:
http://budgetlightforum.com/node/67401
Liitokala Aliexpress Stores Battery Fraud: http://budgetlightforum.com/node/60547

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Thanx a lot!!
My order is under cancellation right now!!
F**k their scam product Angry !

I will order now from a trusted seller!

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Can anyone confirm if this is Vapcell’s official store?

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Manx wrote:
Thanx a lot!!
My order is under cancellation right now!!
F**k their scam product Angry !

I will order now from a trusted seller!

How is it a scam when nowhere do they mention Panasonic. You’re kind of asking for it when you go for a cheap price.

Yes, they’ve used the Panasonic wrap but these are details you need to be aware of. These are all over the place now. They claim 100% original but this is referring to the brand like Liitokala, Varicore etc.

I made the same mistake when these were first introduced to the market 5yrs ago but I purchased 50pcs. I was pissed at first but realized when I went to open a dispute that Panasonic was never stated.

Bottom line it was my own fault for seeking a cheaper than usual price.

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Thanks for the info, finding quality batteries in canada has been hard.

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https://18650canada.com/

Ordered twice and am very happy.

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Just wanted to share my experience with NKON. I’ve bought cells from them on multiple occasions and never had any problems. Genuine cells and all exactly at the same voltage (ordered 3 vtc6’s and they were all at 3.67V). Very good prices as well.

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Has anyone in UK tried ordering li ion batteries from banggood. There is a new option called “Standard Mail Register” and cost more than the options like “Priority direct mail” you would usually see. This is the only shipping option available. Banggood support said it’s fine cause if the item was prohibited it wouldn’t let you place the order.

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Flying Luminosity wrote:
Ecolux, 18650.uk and Torchy have also got ebay shops:

http://www.ebaystores.co.uk/ecoluxshop

https://www.ebay.co.uk/str/18650uk

https://www.ebay.co.uk/str/torchy


I’m looking for the flat top shockli 5500. I bought a button top pair from torchy but the button doesn’t make good contact in an FT03 which makes the spring hot.
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Hi there,

I’m one of the founders of Musk Atomics.

We recently launched a brand new 2200mah battery. Our goal for the next 18 months is to bring the cost of cells down to below $200/kwh.

We’re currently using a slight variation on the standard chemistry to get prices down to $315/kwh, which is significantly better than most of the other batteries that are publicly available.

Please note that due to the modified chemistry, the safe discharge rate is only 6A. If you need to draw 30A, this is not the battery for you.

We’re trying to get the word out about our batteries. If anybody in this forum is looking for very competitively priced cells, please check us out: https://muskatomics.com/collections/batteries/products/musk-18650-2200ma...

If you have any questions, please feel free to email us at hello@muskatomics.com

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Hey there! I’m recently just has bought the SHOCKLII 26650 5500 30A Black one from Aliexpress. I received it and all good to go.

But when you look at its 26650 column/page, they had another version 26650 which wrapped green labeled as 5250mah 20a/40a. Yes, what cought my attention is the discharge mark, 20a/40a. I am aware of HKJ test with the mentioned battery, but could it be really a high discharge battery compared with theblack 26650 30a???

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Th558 wrote:
I’m looking for the flat top shockli 5500. I bought a button top pair from torchy but the button doesn’t make good contact in an FT03 which makes the spring hot.

Genuine Shockli, and others:
https://www.nealsgadgets.com/collections/batteries

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@BlueSwordM Thanks for starting this thread. I’m just now finding it, but happy that I have made my last three purchases from vetted sources (USA). Thumbs Up

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tatasal wrote:
Th558 wrote:
I’m looking for the flat top shockli 5500. I bought a button top pair from torchy but the button doesn’t make good contact in an FT03 which makes the spring hot.

Genuine Shockli, and others:
https://www.nealsgadgets.com/collections/batteries

!{width:50%}[img]https://i.imgur.com/WKRIpY3.jpg?1[/img]!


I ordered two from him along with an NI40. UK law says it has to be in the device but Neal said he found a way to send it. Hopefully they arrive.
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hasddie293 wrote:
Hey there! I’m recently just has bought the SHOCKLII 26650 5500 30A Black one from Aliexpress. I received it and all good to go.

But when you look at its 26650 column/page, they had another version 26650 which wrapped green labeled as 5250mah 20a/40a. Yes, what cought my attention is the discharge mark, 20a/40a. I am aware of HKJ test with the mentioned battery, but could it be really a high discharge battery compared with theblack 26650 30a???

That black label Shockli is really only a 20A cell. Here is Mooch’s test.

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Ok guys. Will be soon doing an update to this post with better formatting, easier searchability, and more battery sources!

Should be coming soonTM.

My very own high current Beryllium Copper springs Gen 3:
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Liitokala Aliexpress Stores Battery Fraud: http://budgetlightforum.com/node/60547

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Are these Panasonic NCR 18650GA 30A 3.7V 3500mAh genuine?
If so, very good price.
#Aliexpress NOK 18.62 18%OFF | Panasonic original NCR 18650GA 30A discharge 3.7V 3500mAh 18650 rechargeable battery flashlight flat-top lithium battery
https://a.aliexpress.com/_sW7QOd

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Sparkwell wrote:
Are these Panasonic NCR 18650GA 30A 3.7V 3500mAh genuine?
If so, very good price.
#Aliexpress NOK 18.62 18%OFF | Panasonic original NCR 18650GA 30A discharge 3.7V 3500mAh 18650 rechargeable battery flashlight flat-top lithium battery
https://a.aliexpress.com/_sW7QOd
Looks to me that the number of legs on the positive terminal is different from that shown on other websites such as Lion Wholesale.

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^^^ +1

That’s probably a cell that has capacity equivalent to an NCR18650GA, but not internal resistance.

Its number of legs on the positive terminal is quite a bit higher than what’s found on an NCR18650GA.

My very own high current Beryllium Copper springs Gen 3:
http://budgetlightforum.com/node/67401
Liitokala Aliexpress Stores Battery Fraud: http://budgetlightforum.com/node/60547

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Ok, thanks guys!

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Following this thread ,,,, Thumbs Up

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Sparkwell wrote:
Are these Panasonic NCR 18650GA 30A 3.7V 3500mAh genuine? If so, very good price. #Aliexpress NOK 18.62 18%OFF | Panasonic original NCR 18650GA 30A discharge 3.7V 3500mAh 18650 rechargeable battery flashlight flat-top lithium battery https://a.aliexpress.com/_sW7QOd

Very likely same cells as used in some fake NCR18650Bs.

No markings on bare cells.

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Look at that Shocked
I’m on the hunt for genuine brand cells with good capacity and 10A continuous for 2 bucks a piece.
I have found them at i.e liionwholesale but they’re sold out.

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wkweksl wrote:
Can anyone confirm if this is Vapcell’s official store?

Yeah,
The official flagship store of vapcell, vapcell and five major brands of li-ion and molicel batteries are all genuine guarantee

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Th558 wrote:
I ordered two from him along with an NI40. UK law says it has to be in the device but Neal said he found a way to send it. Hopefully they arrive.

Just a note — Nealsgadgets doesn’t ship loose cells to the US anymore. The order will complete, and the money will transfer, but will go into indefinite limbo with no feedback as to why.

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Tesla/panasonic are the same batteries?????? Shocked

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