Originally Posted by MtnRider
So....I really don't want to go to the expense of another tender/maintainer, as I own two. I have done web searches on both model numbers and can't determine if it is ok to use them on a gel battery.
I would love some advice, if anyone knows about these models or can find something to help me out. Can I use either of these models on my gel battery????
EverStart, Fully Automatic Battery Tender, Model: PP1.5A
Schumacher, Battery Maintainer, Fully Automatic with Float Mode Monitoring, Model:
Anyone know anything?????
I just found this on the Schumacher.......(I wish I could find some info to indicate that the EverStart was fine to use with Gel's, as it has the special fit adapter that will plug in to the LT powerpoint outlet.)
Schumacher Battery Trickle Charger - SEM-1562A
Battery Companion For 6 and 12 volt lead-acid batteries. Automatic battery charger with reverse-polarity protection maintains both 6 and 12 volt batteries, keeping them at full charge using float-mode monitoring. Most starter, deep cycle and gel type batteries
can be charged and maintained. Automatically switches from full charge to float-mode monitoring as needed. For charging small batteries and maintaining small and large batteries kept in storage.
1.5 AMP Charger and Maintainer.
LEDs indicate Charging, Fully Charged and Trouble with charging.
Automatically switches from full charge to float-mode monitoring.
Quick-Disconnect Harness - Snap either connector into place in seconds. Use the 50 AMP clamps or permanently attach the ring connectors!
This product is great for motorcycle batteries and other hard-to-reach batteri es.