Rapid Recharge: Maximum voltage 15.6 volts (regulated).
Maximum current: No limit as long as temperature < 125°F (51.7°C).
Maximum recharge time: Charge until current drops below 1 amp.
Float charge: 13.2 to 13.8 volts, 1 amp maximum current, time indefinite (at lower voltage).
To charge the OPTIMA 6V-1050, six volt battery, divide the charge voltage setting in half.
All limits must be strictly adhered to.
Always wear safety glasses when working with batteries.
Always use a voltage regulated battery charger with limits set to the above ratings.
Overcharging can cause the safety valves to open and battery gasses to escape, resulting in premature failure. These gasses are flammable!
You cannot replace water in sealed batteries that have been overcharged.
Any battery that becomes very hot or makes a hissing sound while recharging should be disconnected immediately.
Failure to fully charge a battery can result in poor performance and a reduction in capacity.
These batteries are designed for engine starting applications. They are not recommended or warranted for use in deep cycle applications.
OPTIMA batteries can be shipped by AIR. The battery is nonspillable and is tested according to ICAO Technical Instructions DOC. 9284-AN/905 to meet the requirements of Packing Instructions No. 806 and is classified as non-regulated by IATA Special Provision A-48 and A-67 for UN2800. Terminals must be protected from short circuit.
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