U.S. Battery Receives 2013 Platinum On-Time Shipping Award From General Motors Customer Care and Aftersales Division

U.S. Battery, the leading manufacturer of flooded lead-acid batteries, received the Platinum On-Time Shipping Award from General Motors Customer Care and Aftersales. The award recognizes U.S. Battery’s outstanding and on-time shipping that consistently performed above GM’s expectations. U.S. Battery’s three distribution plants, Corona, California, Augusta, Georgia, and Evans, Georgia, ship batteries to U.S. and international…


Vantage Vehicle International Selects U.S. Battery Manufacturing As OEM Battery Supplier

U.S. Battery Manufacturing was selected by electric vehicle manufacturer, Vantage Vehicle International, as the OEM supplier for lead-acid batteries in their products. “Vantage’s utility vehicles are known world-wide for their dependability, reliability, and versatility,” says Don Wallace, U.S. Battery Manufacturing CMO/Executive VP Sales and Marketing. “We’re happy Vantage Vehicle recognizes that we share the same…


U.S. Battery International Conference A Success With Top Distributors

U.S. Battery held its international distributor conference at the Rio hotel and casino, November 17th and 18th in Las Vegas, Nevada. The conference allowed U.S. Battery sales, marketing, and engineering teams gain additional insight from a cross section of the company’s top distributors, and focus on the needs and expectations of customers. “The future growth…


Genikos Technologies Inc. Grows Its Market Share In The Philippines With U.S. Battery Manufacturing

Paul Harchick, Director of Business-Asia for U.S. Battery Manufacturing (right), with Ervin Fernandez General Manager for Genikos Technologies, Inc. Genikos Technologies Inc. (GTI), recently became one of the newest distributors for U.S. Battery Manufacturing products in the Philippines. According to Ervin Fernandez, general manager for GTI, the company has seen a significant increase in the…


U.S. Battery Helps Michgan State Police Capture RV Battery Thieves

U.S. Battery Manufacturing of Corona, California, aided Michigan State Police in apprehending thieves who were stealing deep-cycle batteries from RV dealerships. After more than 80 batteries were stolen from multiple thefts in a single location, the Michigan State Police Technical Service Unit contacted U.S. Battery Manufacturing to assist them with a plan that would help…


U.S. Battery Manufacturing Now Offers Improved UTL-Style Battery Terminals

U.S. Battery Manufacturing now features an improved UTL terminal design, which provides greater resistance to torque failure caused by over tightening and constant re-tightening of leads to the battery. “These new terminals have a unique design in which a stainless steel hex head stud fits loosely in the terminal housing,” says Fred Wehmeyer, Senior VP…

Battery Charging Diagnostics

How To Equalize Charge And Prevent Stratification On Deep-Cycle Batteries

Recharging deep-cycle batteries with a charger using a constant voltage or a fixed charge algorithm can, over time, lead to a condition called stratification. Stratification occurs when the acid in the electrolyte separates from the water and settles to the bottom of the battery causing damage to the bottom area of the battery plates. To…


U.S. Battery RE Series Deep Cycle Batteries Enhance Performance For Solar Powered Homes And Businesses

U.S. Battery RE Series deep-cycle batteries include unique features that give them the highest peak capacity, cycle life, and reliability for use in solar powered homes and businesses. RE Series batteries use the company’s exclusive Diamond Plate technology, consisting of highly efficient synthetic tetrabasic lead sulfate (TTBLS), crystal structures. U.S. Battery’s improvement in plate structure…