July 13 2010.

Yuasa Battery Sales (UK) has announced a new family of intelligent battery chargers that have been specially designed to enable charging of all types of lead acid batteries including industrial VRLA, automotive, motorcycle and cyclic types used in mobility scooters and golf trolleys.

The new Yu-Power range features six models encompassing 900mA 12/6V for motorcycle batteries, through 2A 6 and 12V models, 4 and 8A 12V chargers to a 4A 24V unit. Apart from the 900mA 12/6V motorcycle battery charger, all models utilise the latest multi-stage and hybrid charging techniques to ensure optimum charging of batteries and enhancing the battery life.

Features include soft start technology to provide extra protection for both battery and charger, automatic desulphation for prolonged battery life and multi-state charging to deliver 100% state of charge. Chargers of 4A and above are supplied with Torbury connectors as standard with a Torbury to crocodile clip converter while the motorcycle and 2A chargers feature standard motorcycle connectors with accessories available to convert to croc clips or ring connectors. A charger accessory adaptor is also available to allow connection to common golf trolley battery connectors.

The range also includes a basic battery state-of-charge analyser that indicates whether a battery is fully charged or semi-discharged.

Ideal for charging all types of lead acid batteries, Yuasa's new YuPower intelligent chargers are available from a wide range of distributors in the UK.