• Exemplary system technology

• As a worldwide leading manufacturer of lead-acid batteries for railway
   rolling stock, Exide Technologies offers battery systems forclassic
   applications in locomotives, coaches and modern train sets in regional
   and main-line service. In addition, Exide Technologies also produces
   particularly compact battery systems for international high-speed trains
   (e.g. ICE, ICT, TGV) and all mass transit applications
   (e.g. sub- and tramways).

• Exide Technologies sets great store on keeping
   financing and maintenance costs as low as possible
   to help our OEM and operator customers to reduce
   costs. We want to make our customers successful.


 

 

 

 

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Valve-regulated batteries (VRLA)

With robust dryfit gel technology or AGM glass mat technology.
Both systems are maintenance-free
 

Vented batteries

With high-performance tubular plates or compact block batteries with grid plates.
 


• No liquid electrolyte- no spilling
• No insulation faults due to wet batteries
• No wet, sticky or corroded battery boxes
• No risk of excessive or insufficient topping-up.
• Reduced risk of fire caused by neglecting to top-up.
• Full capacity from charge retention (no standby
   capacity reduction)
• Proof against deep-discharge in accordance with
   DIN 43 539 T5
• Very low self-discharge, long storage period
• High mechanical strength and resistance against vibration
   and shock due to the VRLA design.
• Can be recycled easily and completely.

 


• Classic, robust lead-acid battery technology with liquid electrolyte.
• High operational safety even under rough conditions.
• Water top-up systems for group or individual topping-up available.
• Full capacity from charge retention (no standby capacity reduction)
• High mechanical strength and resistance against vibration and
   shock due to proven design.
• Can be recycled easily and completely.


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