How to Manage Your Battery Inventory

Posted by Crown Battery on Feb 22, 2018 10:43:53 AM

  For most industries, controlling and managing stock is not exactly the most thrilling part of the job. It is necessary, however, especially for battery dealers, to pay close attention to what you’re stocking and how you’re storing that stock. We’ve put together some tips for maintaining a well-planned battery inventory.

Broken Forklift Batteries: Replace or Repair?

Posted by Crown Battery on Oct 25, 2017 3:13:00 PM

You may have been there before, an industrial battery for a forklift suffers damage of some kind and now needs either replacement or repair. But before simply recycling the unit and buying new, you might want to make a few simple checks to get a gauge of the severity of the damage to see if a minor repair can get the unit back up and running.

Battery Maintenance Tips: Getting the Most Out of Your Industrial Battery

Posted by Crown Battery on Oct 18, 2017 11:28:00 AM

 

Battery Maintenance Tips: What Is the Right Battery Charger for My Industrial Battery?

Posted by Crown Battery on Jul 27, 2017 9:11:00 AM

Batteries for industrial equipment are a costly investment, so proper battery maintenance is critical to ensuring the longevity of the products. Proper battery maintenance also includes selecting the right battery charger. Doing a bit of research before purchasing a charger helps ensure the equipment functions at optimum performance and that you can quickly and conveniently recharge the unit for future use.  But how do you know what types of battery chargers to use for each battery type?

Battery Maintenance Tips: Best Practices for Making Battery Connections

Posted by Crown Battery on Jul 25, 2017 8:58:00 AM

  To obtain a desired voltage or capacity, you may need to connect batteries in a series or parallel configuration. The process might seem confusing at first, but with a little education on the types of connections and how to configure your wiring harness, it’s easier than you think to obtain the power you need while deploying your system with a quality setup and safety in mind.