THE SOLAR BOLT TAKES SOLAR CHARGING TO THE NEXT LEVEL

Fleets that utilize liftgates are always looking for ways to increase charging opportunities for liftgate batteries. This is because batteries that are kept at a good state of charge will make liftgates run faster, allowing fleets to be more efficient. Purkeys’ has developed a way to increase charging opportunities; it’s called the Solar Bolt. This…

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MAXON PRESENTS PURKEYS WITH SUPERIOR TRAINING AWARD

  Maxon Lift Corporation presented an award for Superior Partnership Contribution and Technical Training January 14, 2016 at Purkeys headquarters in Lowell, Ark. Arnold Kowal, Director of After Sales Service Support for Maxon, said the award was given in honor of Purkeys’ superior partnership contributions and achievements in the area of service support and technical…

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PURKEYS’ SOLAR SOLUTIONS: SOLAR PANELS 101

  High-frequency liftgate applications require fleets to pull power from every available source to keep liftgate batteries charged. Liftgate charging systems like Purkeys’ SELECT and DIRECT utilize the stinger cord, the reefer, and the 7-way for charging when appropriate. Now, solar energy is another way fleets can increase the charge time of liftgate batteries. According…

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PURKEYS’ SOLAR SOLUTIONS: THE SOLAR DASH

  Trucks that sit on the lot for long periods of time have a hard time keeping batteries fully charged. This is because parasitic loads slowly drain batteries over time. If a truck sits for more than a few months it will more than likely require a jumpstart to get moving again. Purkeys has developed…

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ANOTHER YEAR OF TRAINING, ANOTHER VIDEO OF OUTTAKES

The Purkeys Crew spent a lot of time in 2015 creating videos full of electrical advice and knowledge we wanted to pass on to our trusted clients. While we are electrical experts, we are far from actors. Here are some of our favorite bloopers and yes we won’t quit our day jobs. Happy Holidays and thank…

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