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Table Of Contents

LIST OF FIGURES
LIST OF TABLES
INTRODUCTION
DEFINITIONS
BATTERY COMPONENTS AND OPERATION
Cells vs. Batteries
Primary and Secondary Cells and Batteries
Battery Components
Figure 1. Major components of a cell
Cell and Battery Voltage
Capacity and Battery Ratings
Series and Parallel Connections
LEAD-ACID BATTERY TYPES
Flooded Lead-Acid Batteries
Sealed Lead-Acid Batteries
OPERATION AND CONSTRUCTION
Lead-Acid Battery Active Materials
Electrochemistry of the Lead-Acid Cell
Negative and Positive Plate Construction Methods
Figure 5. Typical construction of a pasted plate grid
Antimony/Calcium/Selenium/Tin Alloying
Figure 6. Typical construction of a tubular plate
Figure 7. Self-discharge rates of three grid materials
Specific Gravity
Figure 8. Changes in voltage and specific gravity during charge and discharge
Table 1. Specific gravities for flooded batteries
Effects of Discharge Rate and Temperature on Capacity and Life
Figure 10. Typical effects of depth of discharge on traction battery life
APPLICATIONS
Starting, Lighting, and Ignition
Industrial
Traction
Stationary
Portable
SIZING AND SELECTION
MAINTENANCE
General
1.Match the charger to the battery requirements
Matching the Charger to Battery Requirements
Figure 16. Charge rate versus time for a typical constant-voltage charger
Avoiding Overdischarge
Maintaining Electrolyte Levels
Cleaning
Avoiding High Temperatures
Supplying an Equalizing Charge
Safety Precautions
Testing
STORAGE, TRANSPORTATION, AND DISPOSAL
Storage
Transportation
Disposal
BIBLIOGRAPHY
CONCLUDING MATERIAL
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Primer on Lead-Acid Storage Batteries

Primer on Lead-Acid Storage Batteries

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