Benefits of a Battery Box
With a battery box, you’ll be able to keep your battery in peak condition by limiting movement whether you’re driving down country roads, enjoying a day on the lake, or braving rough terrain. The box also helps keep you and your property safe by preventing acid leaks and ventilating dangerous gases.
If you own a boat, ABYC standards may require you to have a battery box, depending on your area and the type of boat you operate.
Finding the Best Battery Box
Battery boxes are meant to protect your battery, but it’s important to get the right one for your needs. Here are the most important factors to consider:
- Size - Since your battery is going to go inside the box, you have to make sure it fits. Most battery boxes are sized based on group size of the batteries they hold. As long as you know which group size your battery falls under, you should be able to find the right battery box easily.
- Durability - Make sure you’re comfortable with how strong the battery box is. If it cracks or breaks, it will be significantly less effective at protecting your battery.
Not sure if you need a battery box or can’t find the one you’re looking for? The associates at your local Batteries Plus Bulbs are ready to help!