Trickle Charger: Top Battery Tender Trickle Charger 2016

You have a car, truck, ATV, motorcycle, RV, boat or other pride and joy that you need to store.  Now is the time to be thinking about a trickle charger to take care of that battery so it works after storage, no matter how long.  Even if you don’t store it, but just don’t use it for a few weeks, you want it to be ready when you’re ready.  Your battery has to have enough cold cranking juice to turn over that motor whether it’s been two days or two months.  Enter the top selling battery tender/trickle charger; the Battery Tender Plus (BT Plus).

You can’t trust the job to just any charger.  Most chargers will charge okay, but what happens when the battery is fully charged?  Is it smart enough to turn itself off automatically?  Will it also maintain the battery automatically so you don’t have to worry about it?  The BT Plus from Deltran will do all that and much more.

Deltran Battery Tender Plus Trickle Charger

Battery Tender Plus ImageWhether you’re protecting a classic car, boat or storing your ATV or watercraft, you need a trickle charger that’s safe to use, safe for your battery, and will keep working year after year without constant monitoring.  The BT Plus will do the job of a high-quality charger and reliable, automatic trickle charger in one.

BT Plus is a state-of-the-art battery charger/maintainer that has been specifically designed by Deltran for modern sealed lead-acid batteries. The Plus’ built-in microprocessor controls a four-stage charging process that charges, improves, and floats your battery so that it is always ready to go when you need it.  Leading-edge technology delivers a fully recharged vehicle battery over and over without overcharging or constant monitoring.

Just check out these great features of the Deltran BT Plus:

Performance

  • The advanced microprocessor technology in every BT Plus insures the safe and effective charge and maintenance of your vehicle’s battery.  Make sure your vehicle is ready to go when you are using the proper maintenance charge automatically.  ThisTrickle Charger Battery Tender 021-0128 Battery Tender Plus Under Hood trickle charger can actually extend your battery’s life by up to three times!  If its voltage drops too far under load, the BT Plus resumes full charger output power thereby maintaining your battery at peak operating power, ready when you need it.
  • Battery Tenders introduced their first model based on the algorithm used on U.S. Navy Nuclear Submarines.
  • Today you will find a BT Plus supporting our troops by maintaining the batteries on Bradley Fighting Vehicles and HUMMV’s anywhere in the world.
  • Trusted by our U.S. Military and used in millions of homes and garages around the world, you would be hard pressed to find a better trickle charger for your vehicle.


  • The BT Plus uses an automatic, microprocessor-controlled, complete 4-step charging program (initialization, bulk charge, absorption mode and float mode). The charging program will maintain your battery at full charge without overcharging or damaging it like lesser trickle chargers.
  • As you probably know, charging and maintaining is highly dependent on temperature.  Temperature has a negative impact on chargers that don’t take temperature into account, but you don’t have to worry about that with the BT Plus.  This trickle charger and maintainer is temperature compensated to ensure optimum charge voltage according to the current temperature.
  • Your BT Plus is a double-duty workhorse when it comes to protecting your battery.  It protects from discharging during periods when not in use and it delivers longer life by preventing sulphation and conditioning the battery’s lead plates.

Trickle Charger Battery Tender 012-0128 Battery Tender Plus View 2Convenience and Ease-of-Use

  • A convenient solution for all lead-acid batteries, the BT Plus will keep you powered-up and ready to go.
  • This trickle charger has 1.25 amps of charging capability to safely and reliably charge and maintain your 12-volt unit.
  • You won’t spend most of your time monitoring the BT Plus or worrying about overcharging.  You can connect this charger and forget it.  The BT Plus will automatically charge and maintain safely and effectively.
  • Two easy-to-read, solid state, color LEDs will keep you informed about the current state of charging at all times.
  • You will find the BT Plus easy to use in tight spaces due to its compact size (11 x 4 x 11 inches), its quick connect harness, and its light weight (2.3 lbs.).
  • You can use the BT Plus to charge any lead-acid, flooded, or sealed maintenance-free battery whether standard or sealed AGM or Gel Cel.

Safety

  • Safe and reliable, the BT Plus will automatically switch to float/maintenance mode after a full charge to maintain proper voltage and prevent overcharging.
  • The BT Plus is equipped with spark proof connections and both short circuit and reverse polarity protection.
  • You can count on the BT Plus trickle charger to always give you safe charging and maintenance.

Warranty

  • Deltran provides a long, limited 10-year warranty on the BT Plus to the original purchaser against defects in materials orTrickle Charger Battery Tender 021-0128 Battery Tender Plus 10 Year Warranty Logo workmanship.

Pros

  • Works great
  • Connect and forget
  • Easy setup

Cons

  • Does not charge AGM batteries
  • Contacts too short
  • 10-Year warranty actually costs money

Trickle Charger Battery Tender 021-0128 Battery Tender Plus Review

Battery Tender Plus Trickle Charger Video

Trickle Charger Comparison Chart

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TitleBattery Tender 021-0123 Battery Tender Junior 12V Battery ChargerBattery Tender 021-0128 Battery Tender Plus 12V Battery ChargerBattery Tender 021-0156 Battery Tender Plus 12V Battery Charger True Gel Cell ModelBattery Tender 800 Waterproof 12V Battery ChargerBattery Tender 021-0144 Battery Tender Plus 6V Battery Charger
FeatureSpark proof during lead connection, reverse polarity protected and includes a 12-foot output cord and 5-year warranty
Perfect for charging all 12-volt lead-acid, flooded or sealed maintenance free batteries (AGM and gel cell)
Complete 4-step charging program (Initialization, Bulk Charge, Float Mode) allows for optimization of battery power, without overcharging
Automatic charge cycle functionality switches to float mode after fully charging the battery
Solid state two color LED indicates stage of charger
Solid state two color LED indicates stage of charger; a quick connect harness for use in hard to reach areas
Perfect for all lead-acid, flooded or sealed maintenance free batteries (AGM and gel cell)
Complete 4-step charging program (initialization, bulk charge, absorption mode and float mode) that maintains batteries at full charge without overcharging via its 4-step charging system
Automatically switches to float/maintenance mode voltage after fully charging the battery
Temperature compensated to ensure optimum charge voltage according to ambient temperature, and spark proof and reverse polarity protected; 10-year limited warranty
Temperature-compensated to ensure optimum charge voltage according to ambient temperature
Unique Gel Cell battery adjusted software allows for a slightly lower charge voltage and higher store voltage to protect sensitive true Gel Cell batteries
Charges all lead-acid, flooded or sealed maintenance free batteries (AGM and Gel Cell)
Complete 4-step charging program (initialization, bulk charge, absorption mode and float mode) allows for optimal constant battery levels without overcharging
Automatically switches to float/maintenance voltage mode after fully charging the battery
Spark proof and reverse polarity protected; protected by a 3-year limited warranty
Designed for use on all AGM sealed maintenance free, lead calcium, and flooded batteries
100% waterproof and ultraportable at a size not bigger than a computer mouse
Complete 3-step charging program (initialization, bulk charge, and float mode) for maintaining optimal performance levels without over charging
Automatically switches to float/maintenance voltage after fully charging the battery
Spark proof and reverse polarity protected; unit includes a quick connect harness for use in hard to reach areas
Perfect for all lead-acid, flooded or sealed maintenance free batteries (AGM and gel cell)
Complete 4-step charging program (initialization, bulk charge, absorption mode and float mode) allows for optimization of battery power, without overcharging
Automatically switches to float/maintenance voltage after fully charging the battery
10-year limited warranty
Model021-0123021-0128021-0156022-0150-DL-WH021-0144
Warranty5 year material and workmanship10 year material and workmanship10 year material and workmanship3 year material and workmanship10 year material and workmanship
Price$24.73$46.93$38.70$37.84$38.49
Height9 inch11 inch11 inch10 inch11 inch
Weight1.8 pound2.3 pound2.9 pound3.2 pound2 pound
Width4 inch4 inch4 inch4 inch4 inch
Length8 inch11 inch11 inch10 inch11 inch
Rating4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars0 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars0 out of 5 stars
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