BATTERY TERMS EXPLAINED

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Description

Technical Explanations

Technology

  • SMF Cal/Cal – Sealed Maintenance Free Calcium Positive and Calcium Negative expanded plates
  • Cal/Cal Maint – Calcium Positive with Calcium Negative expanded plates but maintainable for rehydration.
  • Hybrid Maint – Calcium Positive expanded plate with Antimony Negative cast grid but maintainable for rehydration
  • AGM Starting – Absorbed Glass Matt starting battery
  • EFB SS Maint – Enhanced Flooded Battery built for Stop/Start vehicles maintainable for rehydration
  • AGM SS – Absorbed Glass Matt Stop/Start sealed maintenance free battery
  • AGM Spiral – Absorbed Glass Matt Stop/Start sealed maintenance free battery
  • AGM Cycling – Absorbed Glass Matt cycling battery with ultra thick plates
  • SMF GM – Sealed Maintenance Free lead acid battery with Glass Matt sperators
  • Gel – Valve Regulated Gel Cycling battery with ultra thick cast grids
  • VRLA AGM – Value Regulated Lead Acid Absorbed Glass Matt battery

VENT

  • TS – Totally Sealed
  • CP – Coin Screw-in plug
  • RP – Raised Screw-in plug
  • VRLA – Value Regulated sealed
  • Strip – Removable gang strip

LEDGE

  • S&EL – Side & End
  • NL – No Ledge
  • SL – Side Ledge
  • BS – Bottom spacer included
  • EL – End Ledge (short side)

POST

  • SAE – Standard Terminal Post
  • DFP – Dual Fit Post
  • JIS – Pencil Terminal Post
  • LUG – Rectangle Bolt through Lug
  • Stud Thread – Steel thread stud
  • SAE/Steel Bolt-on – Lead SAE with steel bolt
  • Twin – Twin SAE post & Lead Lug
  • 5m Lug – 5ml hole in Lug post
  • 6m Lug – 6ml hole in Lug post
  • Spade – Electrical male spade fitting
  • Bolt – Steel config with hole & bolts provided