Power on the Move

Throughout North America, media outlets and business sites are trumpeting the increasing interest in outdoor activities, including unprecedented demand for all classes of RVs. Here are just a few of the recent headlines: “A survey of 4,000 U.S. and Canadian residents released last week by the world’s largest network of…

Enhanced Flooded Batteries are Here

In 2014, we upgraded our digital tester offering to address two varieties of Start-Stop batteries. The first battery type, the Start-Stop AGM battery, saw widespread use in North America starting in 2012, so it was a natural to be added to our capabilities. The second battery type, the Enhanced Flooded…

Booster PAC – A Serious Problem Solver

We get a lot of feedback from our customers. Most of that feedback can be grouped into 6-10 general threads and much of it follows along similar themes related to our various brands and products. A common theme related to Booster PAC products is that it solves problems. This is…

BA7 Helps Avoid Frozen Jump Starts

“Nothing special this winter. Late Fall, I always test the batteries, charging systems and starting systems on the cars in this household, plus those of some of the neighbors. It’s nice to know that the batteries and systems are in good condition before you hit those -30˚C/-22˚F mornings in mid-January.…

Comprehensive Testing Solution

The new flagship offering from SOLAR, the BA427 Digital Battery and System Tester with Integrated Printer, delivers a comprehensive testing solution for shops, fleets, dealerships, marinas and other high volume service environments. With it, a technician can test battery health, starting system performance and charging system output, plus take voltage…

The BA9 Works Flawlessly

“I am a sole school bus mechanic working for the California Schools. I maintain 14 buses, plus white fleet, tractors, lift pump stations, etc. The school district I work for purchased an [expensive competitive] battery tester. This thing does it all, except it never seems to be accurate when it comes…

An Ideal Underhood Charger

Designed for permanent mounting in a vehicle, Battery Maintainer Model 1002 from SOLAR provides convenient, automatic 12 Volt charging in a compact unit. It delivers a 1.5 amp charge rate, perfect for maintaining the batteries found in everything from ATVs, waverunners and motorcycles to cars, vans, SUVs and trucks. It…

Perfect for a Dark Stormy Night

We wrote about our new PL2140 6/12V Battery Charger/Maintainer from SOLAR a few months ago. It is a great new item that is versatile enough to provide optimal service to a wide variety of battery sizes and types. It features our multi-stage PRO-LOGIX automatic charging logic and an enhanced maintenance…