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INDUSTRIAL BATTERIES-MYTHS vs FACTS SERIES 1

Posted by Eugene Marais on February 2, 2018
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Category: Industrial Battery
Myth: Battery warranty/life is 4 years This is really a huge challenge for all of us as some companies in South Africa advertise that the new batteries supplied by them come with 4 years warranty. Fact: Battery is designed for certain number of cycles at particular Depth of Discharge (DOD)

The Dos & Don’ts of Forklift Battery Maintenance

Posted by Eugene Marais on January 18, 2018
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Category: Industrial Battery
In material handling industry, few equipment gets abused as much as the forklift. During pick hours and rough working conditions, sometimes we skip the steps when it comes to maintaining the forklift batteries. But with each episode of abuse, the life of the battery gets shorter. To get designed life