Specifications & Dimensions
|Auto Resetting Circuit Breaker:||Yes|
|Automatic Shut Off:||Yes|
|Reverse Polarity Protection:||Yes|
|Color/Finish:||Black and Silver|
|Output Voltage:||6, 12|
Ratings & Reviews
DieHard Platinum 6V Is Compact With Big Power
DieHard 6v Battery Charger and Maintainer with its 3-amp charge keeps batteries for cars, trucks, ATVs, boats, motorcycles and lawn mowers charged and maintained for you-even on those vehicles with intermittent use. Easily charge your battery by following the precise instructions on the easy to read digital display. The charger is designed for you to connect effortlessly to your battery with multiple connector choices including 50-amp clamps, a 12V accessory plug or ring connectors. This unit is controlled by a microprocessor and programmed to not allow overcharging.
With safety in mind, DieHard Platinum 6V provides reverse hook-up protection which shuts the charger off if the clamps are inadvertently placed incorrectly on the battery. Float-Mode Monitoring maintains your battery charge by keeping your battery at normal voltage.
- DieHard 6v Battery Charger and Maintainer automatically chooses the battery's voltage for you when connected saving you time and effort
- A hook attachment allows you to suspend the unit out of your work zone to keep you safe
- Easy to follow instructions on the digital display guides you through the charging procedure
- The unit is designed to be wholly automated-it prevents overcharging by switching to a preservation mode when charging is completed
- Produced in black and silver, the unit is designed compact to make it portable and easy to carry with you
- Available for Gift Wrap
Added on November 01, 2011
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Most Helpful Reviews
I have three of these and they work great at keeping your batteries up to snuff. Also important in a cold climate is keeping the batteries from freezing, which is another reason to get a batter tender like this. Make sure you check yours when you get it home to make sure it works - I got one dud out my three, but it was exchanged happily for a working unit.
So I bought this because my battery decides to Die on my Truck every other week if I don't drive it. I have a HUGE battery let me add 1079 CA and 875 CCA . so after the reviews I did not think it would charge my battery all the way. When I got it I read the instructions right away. It said there are a few different modes and after reading about them. I see why people love this so much. I hooked it up and my battery was only 25 percent charge. It took about 8 hours or so give or take. It was at 95 percent and I had to go so I put it in the truck. And it sounded like the first day I got it. I did not even get into Maintain mode which helps fix cells and such. I own a Motor Craft Battery. OEM for my Truck. And this is a must have if you have a small Draw and cant find it or just having battery issues. Keep your batteries going. I did get it on Sale, but even at 45 dollars its a steel for the Technology.
New Britain, CT
This is a great cheap charger/maintainer! I have a 98 jeep zj 5.9 that stays parked in my garage the majority of its time. The battery is often low from sitting and me opening and closing the doors so much. Ive installed this charger with the ring terminals so that i can quickly hook it up and lower the hood back while it maintains the battery. This charger comes with regular alligator clips, ring terminals, and a cig lighter adaptor. The ring terminals have a weather proof cap that goes over the plug for when its not in use. I bought two of these on dod for $50 shipped. One odd thing ive noticed is once it goes into maintain mode, if you unplug it and plug it back in, it will say 90% or so charged and start charging again. Otherwise, its a nice little charger.
I purchased this when it was on sale. I leave this connected to my car that sits in storage for most of the year. The maintainer works perfectly and as expected.
I tried to charge my car battery, but it will take a long time I guess. It does the maintaining job as indicated on the manual. So far so good, but I will keep using it and update the review.