ODYSSEY® Batteries Provide Vital Dependability for First Responder Vehicles

There is never a good time for a battery to fail, and when it comes to rescue or patrol vehicles—battery reliability is critically important. Additionally, it’s not just a matter of starting. With today’s accessory-loaded vehicles, municipal fleet managers know it’s imperative to choose wisely when selecting the right battery for their vehicles to avoid the unwanted scenario of emergency replacement. Thoroughly understanding the strengths and...

Don’t Overlook Your RV Batteries When Planning the Next Tailgate Party

Regardless of the venue or attraction, from football to racing, chances are you plan out every detail of your tailgate parties to ensure you and your friends have a great experience. Tailgaters using a Recreational Vehicle (RV) need to take into consideration where they will park, as well as what appliances and conveniences they will need to bring, and, most importantly, what food and beverages...

Keep ODYSSEY® Batteries in Mind this Summer for Personal Watercraft Applications

Typical seasonal uses for Personal Watercraft (PWC) expose them to a variety of harsh conditions, such as direct contact with salt water, ocean debris and marine life, high vibration and shock, and extreme temperatures that can affect their performance and service life if not maintained properly. Like most other components in the vehicle, the batteries are critical to operation and must be durable enough to...

ODYSSEY® Batteries Help Keep Heavy-Duty Vehicle Cabins Cool in the Summer

Sleeper cabs enable long-haul truck drivers to equip their rigs with onboard living space to avoid the time, money and hassle of finding accommodations on the road. These living spaces often include a host of electronic devices that provide security, entertainment, HVAC, refrigeration and food heating. During the summer, drivers particularly rely on the dependable operation of air conditioning. While all these amenities add to the...

Power Your RV and Accessories with ODYSSEY® Batteries for National Camping Month

June is National Camping Month, which has been observed since the 1970s to encourage families and friends to experience nature via extended stays in the great outdoors. For an experience with greater comfort and safety, campers are investing in Recreational Vehicles (RVs) to upgrade their living quarters during these adventures. RVs are equipped with all sorts of onboard amenities, including climate control units, entertainment systems,...

ODYSSEY® Marine Dual Purpose Batteries Power Equipment to Monitor Weather as Recommended by the Creators of National Safe Boating Week

The National Weather Service (NWS) and the National Safe Boating Council (NSBC) are celebrating the annual National Safe Boating Week, May 22-28, 2021. The National Safe Boating Week partnership of the NWS and the NSBC, now in its 21st year, was created to encourage boaters to follow health and safety guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and local officials to ensure...

ODYSSEY® Batteries are the Ideal Match to Your Trolling Motor

For avid fishing enthusiasts, equipping the boat with a trolling motor is key to hooking the “catch of the day.” The performance of the trolling motor, however, which is designed for both boat propulsion and slow cruising, is heavily dependent upon your power source. With twice the power and triple the life of conventional lead acid marine battery designs, ODYSSEY® Marine Dual Purpose batteries are...

TPPL technology improves upon AGM construction to provide RV campers with greater power and longer life

Listen to Bryce Gregory’s recent interview with Tony and Peggy Barthel on their podcast, “Stressless Camping.” Bryce explains how TPPL technology improves upon AGM construction to provide RV campers with greater power and longer life. He also explains the advantage that pure lead plates have in resisting corrosion, accepting a full charge at temperatures as low as -40 and recovering a full charge after extensive...

Spring Battery Maintenance Tips for Mass Transit Vehicles

After enduring harsh winter conditions, municipal fleets soon face new challenges that can impact the performance of the vehicle including excess heat from the summer sun, congested vacation traffic and, in some environments, dust, if the climate is dry. Encouraging proper battery care through seasonal maintenance checks is an effective tool for municipalities that may aide in reliable transportation services for residents – even when...