Following on from Dr Mike McDonagh’s article in Spring BEST (Importance of the lead-acid battery paste mixing process), Doug Lambert adds more thoughts on good practice.
With the ever-increasing demand for better battery performance and the development of new applications; the focus is now on the production of lighter, lower cost (less lead), more durable (longer service life), higher performance batteries; manufactured from optimum quality raw materials, using specialist equipment.
Whilst the quality and consistency of the paste used to manufacture the active materials is crucial to ensuring the competitiveness of . . .