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Charging Best Practices

Posted by Crown Battery on Feb 23, 2017 11:59:34 AM

    Sealed Lead Acid Batteries (SLA) typically have a long life and will perform well until the end of that life if cared for properly. Given that a battery is a significant purchase, a battery that performs at the top of it’s game for as long as possible will save you money and improve your ROI. Part of taking care of your battery means following the best charging procedures. Following these proper charging procedures can help guarantee that your (SLA) battery will last as long as they are meant to.

AGM vs Flooded Batteries - What You Need to Know

Posted by Crown Battery on Feb 17, 2017 12:31:00 PM

    You most likely operate your vehicle, workplace equipment or renewable energy systems with batteries that are rechargeable. Rechargeable batteries account for nearly half of worldwide battery sales. Within the rechargeable battery category, there are many different types of chemistries that are used. The most proven type of chemistry is the lead acid chemistry.

How to Extend the Life of Your Battery

Posted by Crown Battery on Feb 13, 2017 2:45:57 PM

  Let’s face it; a battery is one of the more (if not most) costly components in any material handling piece of equipment. Consider that a battery for a forklift can be 25-30% of the purchase price. With that level of investment, it is imperative to take proactive steps to extend the life of your batteries.

How a Centralized Buying System can Benefit Your Organization

Posted by Crown Battery on Feb 9, 2017 10:29:14 AM

    Company expansions often mean multiple locations and divisions with varied supply needs for each. Add a business acquisition to the equation, and now you have multiple purchasing departments that may or may not be working in tandem. For any organization, large or small, duplication of efforts or roles means added expense. How can your company avoid this?