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> An Essential Guide to Battery Charging

Ensuring that batteries are used, handled and stored correctly is essential to ensuring they maintain maximum performance. However, there is another factor that is equally if not even more important – how they are charged. Did you know that over 50% of battery problems are not actually down to the battery itself, but instead caused […]

> A Brief History of the Lead Acid Battery

A vast number of industrial electric powered vehicles rely on the lead acid battery for their power. From floor cleaners and access platforms, to forklift trucks and airside support vehicles, the lead acid battery plays a significant role in almost every aspect of our lives. Without it, modern life just would not be the same. […]

> Battery Recycling –  A Commitment to Sustainability

At Manbat Industrial, we put environmental issues at the heart of what we do. We believe that it is our duty to contribute to the sustainable use of the Earth’s finite resources. Our processes are centred on three key stages – Collection and storage of used batteries Recovery of lead from used batteries Refeeding the […]

> Keeping you powered – Land, Sea and Air(side).

Wherever you are in the UK, the chances are that you have encountered a machine that is powered by Manbat industrial, whether that’s with our industrial batteries that power all kinds of commercial machines from forklift trucks and floor cleaners through to other more specialised electric vehicles. And then there’s our complex range of industrial chargers […]

> Manbat Charging Systems – The Power Behind Your Industrial Batteries

When it comes to industrial power supplies, choosing the correct battery and installing it is just half the story. Unlike automotive batteries which typically regain a sufficient charge during normal operation, maintaining charge for your floor cleaners, trucks and other industrial electrical vehicles is perhaps one of the most important aspects of many operations. From […]

> 5 key reasons why you should use an Autofill system

  It’s simple! Connect the Autofill system to either a HandyTopper™ or electric cart with one simple and secure connector and allow the system to do its job. It’s accurate! No more guessing at levels – with Autofill the water supply will shut off automatically when the correct electrolyte level in each cell is reached. It’s […]

> Wet Monobloc Batteries

In our last article, we looked at forklift trucks and the traction battery which is typically used to power them. This article looks at wet monobloc batteries, a type of power supply often seen in commercial floor cleaning equipment amongst others.   What Is A Wet Monobloc Battery? At a glance, a wet monobloc battery […]

> An Introduction to Manbat Industrial

Whether you realise it or not, the chances are you have crossed paths with Manbat Industrial batteries. The reason for this is that we are one of the UK’s leading distributors of power supplies to the material handling sector. As a result, we play a vital part in the supply chain from manufacturers and distributors […]