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How To Care for Cordless Power Tool Batteries

January 6, 2023 6:41 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

A cordless power tool battery uses a motor to power the mechanical actions of devices like drills, grinders, rotary hammers, and electric hand saws. It’s extensively helpful in woodworking for shaping, cutting, and surface finishing materials like wood, stone, or metal. At Texford Battery Co in Houston, TX, we encourage you to take charge of your cordless power tool battery through proper selection, transportation, storage, usage, and disposal. Here are our top power tool battery maintenance tips to help maximize its runtime and performance. Safe Handling Don’t mishandle your battery (for instance, don’t use it as a hammer). Instead, use it purposely... View Article

How to Prevent Battery Trouble in the Fall & Winter Months

July 22, 2022 8:30 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Battery preservation is important whether you have a car, industrial equipment, or various electronic devices. Cold weather breaks down a battery’s charging ability and shortens its life. Here are some battery care tips you can use to help keep your battery’s life up and to better prepare yourself for emergencies. Keep Your Devices at Room Temperature One of the most useful battery tips you can follow is to keep all of your devices away from frigid temperatures. Cover them during extremely cold times to stop them from losing their power. Place your small electronic devices in a cozy coat or pants... View Article

Why Does My Battery Die Immediately in the Summer With No Warning?

July 22, 2022 8:17 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Why does my new car battery keep dying? A battery has lead plates inside. The plates look like a screen before they are pasted. The positive plates are pasted with a mixture of lead and other materials. The negative is pasted with lead and materials other than the Positive plate. These different materials in negative and positive materials make the battery work. Once it is pasted onto each plate, they are cooked, cooled, and dried. As the battery ages, the material slowly comes loose from the plates. The more material goes off the plate, the more capacity or strength a... View Article