What is the Difference Between a Float Charger & a Trickle Charger?

Answer Both float and trickle chargers are devices that slowly emit low-voltage charges to your car battery, restoring the battery to a fully charged status over several hours. Subtle differences between ... Read More »

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How to Use a Trickle Charger?

Trickle chargers keep lead-acid and nickel-cadmium batteries fully charged to make up for battery self-discharge during storage. Keeping a battery charged at all times extends its life. Trickle cha... Read More »

How to Test a Trickle Charger?

Trickle chargers are used to safely charge automotive and other batteries. The chargers have at least one meter as part of the controls. The meters can indicate the amount of amps flowing from the ... Read More »

How Do I Read a Trickle Charger?

Imagine winter is over and the first good sunny weekend has arrived. It's time for the first ride of the year on your motorcycle. Grabbing your helmet and jacket, you go to the garage, roll out you... Read More »

DIY Battery Trickle Charger?

When a battery provides electrical current to an electrical circuit, the electrodes in that battery begin to deteriorate. The electrode materials in a battery begin to combine with the battery's el... Read More »