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How To Calculate Watt Hours of a Lithium Battery

November 25, 2022 7:38 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Lithium batteries are in more things than you might imagine. Tons of different electronics use lithium ion batteries to power them. Knowing how to figure out the watt hours of a lithium battery can help you determine what type of battery will work best for you. How To Calculate Watt Hours of a Battery Watt-hours is essentially the capacity of the battery and how long it will power whatever it is that you are using. To calculate the watt hours of a battery, you need to multiply the number of amps by the voltage of the battery. A great way... View Article

How Long Will a Charged But Not Discharged AGM Battery Last?

October 28, 2022 7:38 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The AGM battery is a significant improvement over the lead-acid batteries that have stored electrical power for generations. It holds a charge much longer than lead-acid batteries and can withstand extreme temperatures much better. An AGM deep battery cycle uses an absorbed glass mat (AGM) that makes it much more durable and virtually impossible to spill, unlike a lead acid battery. The AGM battery also requires very little maintenance. Question : I plan to set up a solar power system with 10 AGM batteries (100amp) as a backup system–not to be used until an emergency. If I get the proper controller... View Article

How To Dispose of Old or Dead Batteries

October 14, 2022 4:11 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Old batteries are something that we all have lying around and most people do not really know what to do with them. It can be hard to know how to safely dispose of these batteries, and it can be worrisome to just leave them lying about. Taking the time to find out what to do with dead batteries can make a big difference and can make disposal easier. How To Dispose of Dead Batteries There are a few things that you can do to get rid of your old battery. If you are getting rid of a car battery, most... View Article

What Are NiCd Batteries?

September 23, 2022 2:33 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

In the world of batteries, there are a lot to choose from. Understanding the different types of batteries is essential to choosing the right ones for your needs, and for proper disposal as well. In this quick guide, we will provide you with information on a unique type of battery, the NiCd. Let’s dive right in. What Is a NiCd Battery? NiCd stands for a chemical abbreviation. These types of batteries are made up of Nickle and Cadmium, which is why they are referred to as NiCd. They are a type of secondary battery meaning they can be recharged. Nickel-cadmium batteries... View Article

Hydraulic Filtration and Particle Count

September 9, 2022 9:01 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Hydraulics filtering systems can be found on most modern machinery and equipment. Especially earth-moving equipment and heavy machinery because these machines use hydraulic fluid to displace heavy components of the machine design. What are hydraulic filtering systems? A hydraulic filtering system is a filtration system used in hydraulic applications to keep the oil purified and filtered. An example of a hydraulic system would include heavy machinery; trucks that use out-rigging have a hydraulic system and presses in a machine shop. Much like the filter in a water filtration system catches foreign matter, dirt particles, and impurities in the water, a hydraulics filtering system is a system that... View Article