Makita has long been at the front of the pack when it comes to life and quality of their Nickel Cadmium cordless tool batteries. Their 12 volt Ni-Cad batteries boast a 2.0 amp/hr rating, so your cordless tool will last through long hours of work. Makita has also blazed a new path in batteries with their Nickel Metal Hydride batteries. These units last even longer than the Nickel Cadmium and are environmentally friendly. Get new Ni-MH batteries for your 12 Volt M Force Drill and save the environment while getting more done.