Battery built for electric pallet trucks
12 December 2012
Exide Technologies has launched a new range of monobloc batteries featuring spiral wound AGM technologies. The drysafe RECUP (short for recuperation) batteries require no maintenance (including topping up) as the elec
"This new installation continues the policy employed at our other sites and provides a good benchmark for the group," says Chas Shepperson, national MHE fleet manager at Co-operative Food Retail Logistics. "We have a strong relationship with EnerSys and they went out of their way to listen and devise what we wanted." they can accept a high charge.
They are designed for use in electric pallet truck and automated guided vehicles among other machines.
The spiral-wound design gives a greater surface area of positive and negative plate within the cell and is the most efficient way of liberating the stored energy from a lead acid battery.