Battery Failure due to Lack of Required Maintenance
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Type:  Lessons Learned

Publisher:  URS CH2M Oak Ridge, Oak Ridge, TN

Published As:  Public

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Topics:  Electrical, Maintenance

A battery failed that was a part of a group of batteries used in environmental air monitoring devices. Every battery on the battery charging station was labeled as a Maintenance Free Battery. Lessons Learned: Maintenance Free Type Batteries may not really mean Maintenance Free. Some types of batteries marked as "Low-Maintenance" or "Maintenance-Free" may require that maintenance service be performed periodically over the charging life of the battery.

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