CAPS GETS THE JUMP ON OTHER JUMP STARTERS

  Purkeys’ Capacitor Actuated Portable Starter (CAPS) is a portable, safe, and easy-to-use jump starter for heavy and light duty applications, said Charley Gipe, Purkeys sales and service engineer. “The reason that CAPS can be so portable is because we are using an ultracapacitor to provide power, instead of heavy batteries, generators, or gas powered…

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PURKEYS’ NEW 100 AMP CHARGER CAN CUT CHARGING TIME IN HALF

  Severely discharged batteries are an issue for both trucking fleets and dealerships. Recharging these batteries with a maximum output in the 20-30 amp range can take a long time. Purkeys has developed a 100 amp Pack Accelerated Charger (PAC)™ that can fully charge up to eight batteries at a time, so your vehicle can…

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PURKEYS HEAVILY INVOLVED AT 2016 TMC ANNUAL MEETING

In early March, Purkeys sent seven members to Nashville for this year’s ATA Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) Annual Meeting & Transportation Technology Exhibition. Purkeys’ involvement has grown with the event through the years and it made for a busy week. All seven attendees were active in some facet of the TMC event including Recommended…

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Purkeys’ CAPS Provides Fast, Powerful, and Safe Jump starts

Challenge A fleet in the United States was having an issue with jump starts. They noticed multiple vehicles needed to be jump started some mornings at the same time. When trucks can’t get on the road it can be costly to a fleet’s efficiency. That’s why they were looking for a jump starter that could…

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PURKEYS SOLAR RESEARCH LEADS TO A ONE OF A KIND SOLAR CHARGING SYSTEM

  Research is a crucial element for a company to stay relevant and top of mind. Purkeys recently conducted studies on solar panels to better understand how to integrate solar charging into their current liftgate charging system line. “Last summer, we installed three solar panels on a trailer and put our controller in the lift-gate…

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GETTING READY FOR TMC’S 2016 MEETING AND EXHIBITION

Representatives from Purkeys will showcase four new products next week at TMC’s Annual Meeting and Transportation Technology Exhibition in Nashville, Tennessee. Purkeys has been a longtime supporter of TMC and are excited to participate again this year. The four products Purkeys will showcase are the Solar Bolt, Solar Dash, CAPS, and PAC. Each of these…

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