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Start-Stop Batteries

Start-Stop Batteries It is expected by 2020 that most new vehicles will be manufactured with start-stop functionality. What is a start-stop systems? Start-stop technology is designed to automatically turn off the engine when the car stops, such as on a traffic light, then restart the engine when the driver presses on the gas paddle. The…

OPzV Battery

OPzV Tubular Batteries

OPzV Tubular Gel Batteries OPzV batteries are sealed lead acid based. They have gelled electrolytes and tubular positive plates, which work together to deliver a superior cycle count. OPzV batteries are maintenance free and spill-proof, just like all other VRLA batteries. However, one of the most important differences between OPzV and other lead acid batteries…

High Rate Batteries

High Rate Batteries for UPS High rate batteries are designed for UPS applications, which require a higher rate of discharge for a short amount of time. For example, assume you have a UPS connected to your computer for backup power. Unlike smaller equipment, such as a fan or a lamp, computers consume a lot more…

Extended Life Battery

Extended Life Batteries

Extended Life Batteries – What are they? Extended life batteries, also known as “long life batteries”, are lead acid batteries designed for standby applications. Standby Application Definition Float standby applications require 100% charged long-life batteries to be maintained via a float charge voltage, ready to provide backup power immediately if the main power supply fails.…