Zinc Carbon Batteries

General purpose batteries which are inexpensive tend to use this layout of electrodes. They offer a generally inferior performance to alkaline batteries.

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Author: S.P. Wolsky, J.-P. Wiaux, G. Pistoia
Publisher: Elsevier Science (2001)
Binding: Hardcover, 384 pages