Battery Charging Diagnostics

Diagnosing Battery Charger Problems

Undercharging is one of the most common reasons for reduced operating time and overall poor performance of golf cars and other types of electric vehicles that use deep cycle flooded lead-acid batteries. While many golf car operators blame the batteries, the problem can also result from a poorly performing charging system. Keep in mind that…

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U.S. Battery Manufacturing Helps A Shore Boat Convert To Electric Power

U.S. Battery Manufacturing provides the battery power for the Newport Harbor Yacht Club’s shore boat in Southern California. The shore boat was recently retrofitted to run on electric power, and uses 16 U.S. Battery US-L16HCXC2 deep-cycle batteries to power the 90 horsepower Duffy electric engine. According to Pat Werner, vice commodore of the Newport Harbor…

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Winter Storage Tips For Batteries

Winter Storage And Maintenance Tips For Flooded Lead Acid Batteries

Flooded lead-acid batteries used in a variety of applications have charge and discharge rates that depend highly upon temperature. While warmer climates tend to speed-up charging and discharging rates, cold winter months can slow down the rate of charge/discharge. In addition to affecting rates, colder temperatures also carry the risk of freezing the electrolyte if…

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U.S. Battery Manufacturing Appoints Michael J. Coad As Director Of Sales

U.S. Battery Manufacturing has appointed Michael J. Coad as the company’s new Director of Sales. Coad has been with U.S. Battery for nearly a decade, and in this new position, will continue to grow the U.S. Battery product line through the company’s OE customers and distributor network. “I am grateful for this opportunity and am…

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Inside U.S. Battery’s US2200-XC2 Deep Cycle 6-Volt Battery

Because of its proven performance, higher capacity and longer service life, U.S. Battery’s US2200-XC2 has become the company’s most popular six volt, deep-cycle, flooded lead-acid battery used in a variety of applications. This deep-cycle battery has the highest rated capacity and the ability to reach peak capacity in fewer cycles than any other battery in…

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Installing A Flow-Rite Single Point Battery Watering System

Keeping your flooded lead-acid batteries properly filled with water is an essential part to prolonging battery life and maintaining optimum performance. But with multiple batteries that make up a power source for golf carts, RVs, cleaning machines and other vehicles, the task of watering can be a long and cumbersome process. This is one of…

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