Strongline Autoparts have been distributors for Ring Automotive since the 1970s. During that time, they have seen many developments in the market segment, but few changes have been as big as those in battery care. Batteries have had to adapt to much higher demands from the vehicles, with air-con, electric seats and other accessories now common. Added to this Stop-start technology places even more demands on batteries and the Ring range of battery care products distributed by Strongline has developed to meet these requirements.
The Ring Smart Charger range of products is suitable for all battery types, including; lead acid, gel, calcium, EFB and AGM. The chargers have one button use and reverse polarity protection. They also adjust automatically to long term maintenance mode when the battery is fully charged. The RSC612 12 amp charger also has a memory saver function and will retain the vehicle’s electronics settings if the battery is disconnected.
The SmartCharge Pro range is suitable for the workshop professional and suits all battery types. The RSCP3024 model can be used on 12 volt and 24 volt vehicles. This model will maintain a constant battery voltage when programming and vehicle diagnostic equipment is connected and drawing power. The large LCD display screen always allows the technician to see the charge status.
The Ring Battery Care range also contains an excellent range of Lithium Cobalt powered jump starters which can start vehicles up to 6L petrol and 3L diesel. The compact design allows for storage in the glovebox, easy movement and use without compromising on power. The safe connect system allows for the device features reverse polarity, short circuit and anti-spike protection. The starters are all rapid charge and have power bank and torch functions.
The RPPL700 is a Professional Jump Starter, will start a diesel vehicle up to 6L and is suitable for bikes, cars, vans, CV and boats. Its light weight makes it very portable and it is 75% lighter than a conventional lead acid jump starter. Under normal conditions, with a fully functioning alternator, if the jump starter is fully charged before use, leaving the clamps connected to the vehicle will recharge the jump starter from the vehicle alternator in around 60 seconds.
All Ring products are available from Stronglines network of Motor Factor customers nationwide.