Forklift Battery Charger Selection Guide

Written by editor on November 25, 2012 – 5:29 pm -

With so many forklift battery charger manufacturers selling in our  market,  how is a savvy…


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Is it Normal for a Forklift’s Battery to be Really Hot?

Written by editor on May 28, 2012 – 6:32 pm -

Batteries in lift trucks get hot when being used and when charging. If you are wondering if your forklift battery is too hot, read this short informative article.


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My Forklift Battery Smells Like Rotten Eggs

Written by editor on May 12, 2012 – 11:54 am -

Why does my charging forklift battery smell like rotten eggs? Why did my battery fail? What should I do if the battery smells like sulfur? Is the water in my battery causing my battery to fail? What is the warranty on my forklift battery? All these items are discussed.


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Do Hydrogen Fuel Cells for Forklifts Make Sense?

Written by editor on March 19, 2012 – 10:18 pm -

Fuel cells are emerging technology for forklifts and warehouses. This article looks at the Pros and Cons of fuel cells versus other fuels for lift trucks. Also, an ROI is provided for justifying fuel cells over lead-acid batteries, battery changers and battery rooms.


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Forklift Fuel Cost Calculator – Cat Lift Trucks

Written by editor on September 13, 2011 – 11:41 am -

Forklift Fuel Cost Calculator – Propane vs Electric lift trucks: Looking to reduce costs or calculate the cost difference between running a propane (fossil fuel) forklift vs and electric forklift? This calculator helps you calculate your total overall cost of ownership from Cat Lift Trucks.


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Forklift Battery Charger – 10 charging tips for lift truck batteries

Written by editor on September 5, 2011 – 8:11 pm -

Top 10 tips on how to charge a forklift battery with with an industrial lift truck charger. Is my charger matched to my forklift battery? Is my charger damaging my forklift battery? What should I do when watering a pallet jack battery? Electric forklifts need batteries and chargers, which charger is right for me?


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Enersys – Forklift Battery Maintenance Explained

Written by scottw on June 2, 2011 – 9:30 am -

Forklift Battery and Charger Preventive Maintenance programs – “A Wise Investment” Written by: Scott Weiss…


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Forklift Battery Model and Serial Number

Written by Administrator on May 16, 2011 – 7:49 am -

Finding the model and serial number on a forklift battery can be deceiving. Many will write down the model number on the side of the battery tray, when in fact the battery model and serial number are stamped on the top of the battery in the lead terminal post. This article will guide you to help you find the model and serial number. You may want to find a price or source a replacement battery for your forklift. This article will help you find the information you need.


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Video: EnerSys uses thin plate, pure lead design in their new line of lift truck batteries

Written by Administrator on March 24, 2011 – 7:20 pm -

Video: Thin plate, pure lead design in new EnerSys batteries


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Video: EnerSys’ new faster charger for lift trucks at ProMat 2011

Written by Administrator on March 24, 2011 – 7:13 pm -

New forklift battery charger from Enersys. The eMAX HF battery chargers can opportunity charge batteries for lift trucks faster than conventional battery chargers. Enersys is interviewed on VIDEO at ProMat 2011 by WarehouseIQ.com


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