Pros and Cons of Charging Methods
Of course, as with any advance in technology, there are pros and cons to opportunity and fast charging. Weigh the benefits and potential pitfalls before making a decision on your charging method.
Discover Which Charging Method is Right for Your Operation
Every operation runs a little differently than the next. For example, smaller operations are unlikely to see the same benefits of opportunity or fast charging than larger operations running multiple shifts. That’s why we provide a wide range of charger and battery options, including the full Crown V-Force charger line, to help you maximize productivity in the way that best suits your needs.
Lift Power offers free power studies. Power studies monitor battery usage and metrics such as amp-hour usage and idle time. It also takes into consideration environmental and budgetary factors. Power studies are the key to finding the best solution for your operation. Every operation is a little different. Bring in the experts to be sure you are getting the most out of your lift truck batteries for the least amount of cost and hassle. Optimizing battery usage helps you optimize your production cycle.
SOURCE: “Start Me Up: Opportunity Charging or Fast Charging?”: DC Velocity, August 2018 Edition, p 41-44