What is a GPL battery?

What is a GPL battery?

Lifeline GPL-8DL AGM Deep Cycle Battery is high performance, has an industry leading 2% per month self discharge rate at 77°F (25°C), compared to 10%+ for conventional batteries. The Lifeline Battery GPL-8DL is specifically designed for deep-cycle applications.

How good are lifeline batteries?

When discharged to the BCI recommended 50%, Lifeline batteries provide nearly 1000 life cycles, which is significantly more than other technologies. Other flooded and gelled batteries fall between 300 to 450 life cycles at 50% discharges.

How long do lifeline batteries last?

They lasted for 6 years of fairly heavy use, even though we abused the starting battery by using it overnight a few times, running it down. These are the best deep cycle batteries we have found.

How long do Lifeline AGM batteries last?

between three and four years
A properly maintained AGM battery usually lasts somewhere between three and four years, but this depends on the amount that you use it. Also, the amount that you drive your vehicle plays a role in how long the battery will last.

Where are Deka batteries made?

the USA
American Made While the Deka AGM battery is available through a number of global distributors, East Penn Manufacturing is American owned and operated. All of their Deka products are made right here in the USA in an ISO-certified manufacturing facility.

Do AGM batteries really last longer?

OPTIMA AGM batteries use pure lead in their construction, which performs better and lasts longer than the recycled lead used in many batteries today, both flooded and AGM. Extreme temperatures, both hot and cold, tend to be harder on AGM car batteries than more mild temperatures.

Can a dead AGM battery be charged?

An AGM Battery is “dead”. It will not recharge using a standard battery charger.

Can I use a trickle charger on an AGM battery?

Severely discharging and leaving the battery discharged can cause harm and shorten life in AGM batteries. If you’re not going to use the battery for a week or more at a time, we highly recommend a charger maintainer (also called a trickle charger) to keep the battery from discharging.

Who is the manufacturer of Deka batteries?

East Penn Manufacturing
East Penn Manufacturing, the parent company behind the Deka brand, is known for their expert research and development in the power sports industry.

What is the best Marine Battery?

The Odyssey 31-PC2150S is the best marine starting battery that can deliver a total of 1150 CCA, or even Pulse Hot Cranking Amps of 2150. You can rely on rapid recovery and extreme durability, paired with a long lifespan and service life, the perfect fit for heavy duty use on boats and watercrafts.

What is a dual purpose marine battery?

Dual purpose marine batteries are batteries that have thick plates inside of them. This means that they contain more antimony than your regular starting batteries.

What is dual purpose battery?

Dual Purpose batteries are typically mid capacity batteries that can function in both lighter starting and lighter deep cycle applications. A good example would be a smaller horsepower engine boat that also has a depth finder and small live well, but can only fit one battery on board. The dual purpose battery can fill this need.