What is battery drain current?

I think I had wrong type of batter for testing the 350mA Laser module the other day.

Battery rating mAH doesn’t cover the drain current.

http://www.batterysavers.com/Compare-Batteries.html

Battery Type Typical Flashlight mAh Drain Capacity (mAh) Designed For
Typical Drain (mA)
D 1 Amp or
1000 mAh / runs for 24 hours
12000 200
C 1 Amp or
1000 mAh / runs for 24 hours
6000 100
AA 1 Amp or
1000 mAh / runs for 24 hours
2000 50
AAA 1 Amp or
1000 mAh / runs for 1 hours
1000 10
9 Volt 1 Amp or
1000 mAh / runs for 50 Min. hours
500 15
6 Volt Lantern 1 Amp or
1000 mAh / runs for 11 hours
11000 300

 

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