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Customer Reviews for Stanley Stanley 15-amp Battery Charger

Stanley Stanley 15-amp Battery Charger

The 15-amp High Frequency charger with Quick Start Timer includes a LCD digital display, One Touch Technology, and is conformal coated for moisture protection.
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Review 1 for Stanley 15-amp Battery Charger
09/22/2013
By ,
az
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
For all you "piston heads" and battery officionados, this is the charger for you -- really. It is, indeed, not too well explained in much detail on W-mart's site, so here goes. It is a fully automatic and amazingly sensitive and accurate device: easy to use and to understand.
I am using it on a set of 6 volt golf cart batteries wired in series equalling 12volts (the unit is a 12 volt only charger). The box and instuctions indicate it is engineered for deep-cycle, AGM and gel type batteries -- as well as many other types.
When charging the LCD indicates the amount of charge in amps being placed in the battery.
It gradually decreases as the battery come up to charge -- a nice taper charge. During the charge cycle, the unit intermitently interupts the charge to relax the battery -- a taper charger with a pulse mode, that's really sweet. When full charge was achieved and indicated on the charger's LCD, I double checked that indication with an accurate hydrometer and the charger did, in fact, stop charging just a bit past the hydrometer's (specific gravity) indication of a full charge.
In addition, while charging, with the push of a button, you can check the input voltage to ensure that the unit has not gone too high -- for me, it maintained a constant 12.3 to 12.6 volts of input -- a nice, battery friendly voltage. A very tolerable db cooling fan cycles on and off during the charge cycle -- mostly on but not too annoying in db..
Once charged, the unit goes into a "float" mode which monitors the battery's state of charge and occassionally give a 2 amp or below jolt of added surfice charge. It keeps my deep-cyclers at a consistant 13.4 to 13.5 volts.
Hope your experience is as good!
PS. Dear Wal Mart internet officials: Better and more technically specific web descriptions will most likely increase sales of products like this and, ultimately, save greatly on returns and related handling cost. Maybe a small department that reviews the owners manuals (or even tests the products performance) before ofering it on the site. Kind of a Wal-Mart consumer recomended product rating or such. Nevertheless, thank you for offering it on your site.
Recommends this product? Yes
Age:55 - 64
Gender:Male
Ownership:1 week or less
Usage:Every day
+18points
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Review 2 for Stanley 15-amp Battery Charger

Stanley 15 amp battery charger.

09/21/2010
By ,
Caldwell, ID.
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
This thing is cool. Does everything. I have been looking for a decent charger for awhile that has a rejuvination mode and a good amount of amps for fast charging. This one has it all. It is small , compact, fast and the price was way over 50% less than anything else I have looked at.
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Recommends this product? Yes
Age:55 - 64
Gender:Male
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Usage:Once per week
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