The Storage battery: battery recharging

Australia, 1954

Film
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Shows the types of equipment employed to recharge storage batteries: valve rectifier chargers, the more efficient metal rectifier chargers, trickle chargers to keep batteries in storage fully charged, and fast chargers such as are used at motor service stations. Demonstrates correct procedure to be observed before charging: thorough washing of cell covers and cleaning of terminals; adjustment of electrolyte level; checking polarity of battery and charger terminals; and if more than one battery is to be charged, connection in series.

Credits

production company

Vesta Battery

Perier Films

Duration

00:10:40:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1954

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

010265

Language

English

Subject categories

Documentary

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Electric batteries

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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