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Used Forklift Batteries

Used refreshed forklift batteries at 50% less cost than new forklift battery now in stock FOB RI. We ship nationwide. Most batteries ship in as little as 7-business days. We clean, test, acid balance, and retest each cell. Your ASI refreshed used battery comes fully charged and ready to use. 30-day ASI return guarantee. Not happy with your battery just simply return it for full merchandise credit. 

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Used Deka D-Series 12 Volt Forklift Batteries
Used Deka D-Series 12 Volt Forklift Batteries
  • 12 Volts
  • D-Series
  • Save 50% Compared to New
  • Longevity and Durability
Used Hydra Saver 24 Volt Forklift Batteries
Used Hydra Saver 24 Volt Forklift Batteries
  • 24-Volt
  • Hydra Saver
  • Save 50% Compared to New
  • Long-Lasting
Used Deka D-Series 36 Volt Forklift Batteries
Used Deka D-Series 36 Volt Forklift Batteries
  • 36 Volts
  • D-Series
  • Decrease Downtime
  • Increase Productivity
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Used MaxPowr 36 Volt Forklift Batteries
Used MaxPowr 36 Volt Forklift Batteries
  • 36-Volt
  • MaxPowr
  • Save 50% Compared to New
  • Operate at High Efficiency
Used EnerSys Loadhog 36 Volt Forklift Batteries
Used EnerSys Loadhog 36 Volt Forklift Batteries
  • 36 Volts
  • Loadhog
  • Save 50% Compared to New
  • Made for Demanding Applications
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Used EnerSys Workhog 36 Volt Forklift Batteries
Used EnerSys Workhog 36 Volt Forklift Batteries
  • 36 Volts
  • Workhog
  • Save 50% Compared to New
  • Higher Sustained Voltage
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We Buy Used Warehouse Equipment

Are you moving or liquidating your facility and looking to sell your used warehouse equipment or material? American Surplus Inc. can help! American Surplus Inc. offers a purchasing program for new and used warehouse and material handling equipment. Learn more about our purchasing program online or call our sales office at (800) 876-3736 to get started.

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About Forklift Batteries

Used Forklift Batteries or Refreshed Forklift Batteries make for an extremely economical option to just purchasing another brand-new forklift battery as a replacement. Optimized for electrical conductivity and extended performance, it is constructed to last longer under rigorous fast charge conditions. A used forklift battery is not just cost-effective, but also an environmentally friendly alternative. Buying used forklift batteries helps cut down on CO2 and pollution by decreasing the need for the manufacturing of lead-acid used in the production of new forklift batteries. When choosing used over new you’ll not only be showing people your company is environmentally conscious, but also helping to save money.

If you are a warehouse manager who needs forklifts to run your business, the sort of forklift battery you decide to use will have an impact on your warehouse’s overall productivity. Depending on which type of electric forklift battery a warehouse chooses, a lot of time and money could be saved by purchasing used instead of brand new.

Choosing to buy used forklift batteries has many environmentally friendly benefits. As mentioned earlier it helps to reduce the amount of pollution that comes from manufacturing new forklift batteries. Secondly, buying used forklift batteries stops toxic chemicals from entering the natural environment. Finally, since electric forklift batteries don’t depend on fuel ignition, they don’t release any harmful chemicals into the environment, which helps reduce industrial air pollution. Your business will be able to save money and lower the carbon footprint of your warehouse today.

Used forklift batteries are much more inexpensive than brand new ones. The cash saved from moving to used forklift batteries will lead to substantial savings over time. This gives you extra room in your businesses budget for other things.

Advantages of Forklift Batteries

Forklift batteries provide a variety of benefits for warehouses and distribution centers. Below are a few of these advantages of forklift batteries:

  • Increased Productivity: Forklift batteries provide consistent and reliable power, allowing for uninterrupted operation and increased productivity in warehouses and industrial settings.
  • Cost Savings: Compared to other fuel sources, forklift batteries can offer long-term cost savings. They eliminate the need for frequent fuel purchases, and electricity costs for recharging batteries are often lower than fuel costs.
  • Environmentally Friendly: Forklift batteries are a more environmentally friendly alternative to fossil fuels. They produce zero emissions during operation, contributing to cleaner air quality and a greener workplace.
  • Reduced Noise: Electric forklifts powered by batteries produce significantly less noise compared to internal combustion engines, creating a quieter and more comfortable work environment.
  • Low Maintenance: Forklift batteries require minimal maintenance compared to combustion engines. They eliminate the need for oil changes, spark plug replacements, and other maintenance tasks associated with traditional engines, resulting in reduced downtime and maintenance costs.
  • Longer Lifespan: With proper care and maintenance, forklift batteries can have a longer lifespan than other power sources. Regular charging, watering, and maintenance practices can extend the battery's life, providing long-term value.
  • Flexibility: Forklift batteries offer flexibility in charging options. They can be recharged during breaks or shift changes, and with the availability of fast-charging options, batteries can be quickly replenished to minimize downtime.
  • Improved Safety: Electric forklifts powered by batteries eliminate the risks associated with fuel handling and storage. There is no risk of fuel spills, leaks, or combustion, reducing the potential for accidents and promoting a safer work environment.
  • Efficient Power Delivery: Forklift batteries provide consistent power output throughout their discharge cycle, ensuring consistent performance and reducing the risk of power fluctuations that could impact productivity.
  • Regulatory Compliance: In many regions, there are stringent regulations regarding emissions and workplace safety. By utilizing forklift batteries, businesses can comply with these regulations and avoid potential penalties or fines associated with non-compliance.

Forklift Batteries Applications

Forklift batteries have various applications in different industries and settings. Here are some common applications for forklift batteries:

  • Warehouses and Distribution Centers: Forklift batteries are extensively used in warehouses and distribution centers for material handling and moving goods. They power electric forklifts, allowing efficient movement of pallets, containers, and other heavy loads.
  • Manufacturing Facilities: Forklift batteries are employed in manufacturing facilities for material handling tasks such as transporting raw materials, components, and finished products within the production area. They facilitate smooth operations and enhance productivity.
  • Retail and Wholesale Operations: Forklift batteries are utilized in retail and wholesale operations, such as large stores, supermarkets, and distribution centers, to unload and move goods from storage areas to shelves or delivery vehicles.
  • Construction Sites: Electric forklifts powered by batteries are commonly used at construction sites for various tasks, including lifting and moving heavy materials, transporting equipment, and assisting in construction projects.
  • Ports and Terminals: Forklift batteries play a crucial role in port and terminal operations, handling cargo containers, loading and unloading ships, and moving goods within storage yards or warehouses.
  • Cold Storage Facilities: Forklift batteries are well-suited for cold storage facilities and refrigerated warehouses. They provide reliable power for electric forklifts operating in low-temperature environments, ensuring efficient material handling and storage operations.
  • Food and Beverage Industry: Forklift batteries find applications in the food and beverage industry for tasks such as moving pallets of products, transporting ingredients, and managing inventory in storage facilities or production areas.
  • Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Facilities: Forklift batteries are utilized in pharmaceutical and healthcare facilities to safely handle and transport sensitive materials, equipment, and supplies within cleanroom environments and storage areas.
  • Recycling Centers: Electric forklifts powered by batteries are commonly used in recycling centers for sorting, moving, and loading recyclable materials such as paper, plastics, metals, and glass.
  • Airports and Logistics: Forklift batteries are employed at airports and logistics facilities for cargo handling, baggage handling, and general material movement tasks, facilitating efficient operations and timely deliveries.

Forklift Batteries Manufacturers

  • Crown Forklift Battery
  • Deka Forklift Battery
  • Exide Technologies Forklift Battery
  • Hydra Forklift Battery
  • EnerSys Forklift Battery
  • MaxPower Forklift Battery

Forklift Batteries are Also Known As

  • Industrial forklift batteries
  • Electric forklift batteries
  • Lead-acid forklift batteries
  • Heavy-duty forklift batteries
  • Energy storage forklift batteries
  • High-capacity forklift batteries
  • Material handling forklift batteries

Forklift Batteries Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Where do you forklift batteries sources?
A: We do not take trade-in forklift batteries instead these units are well maintained from companies closing their operations.

Q: How long has ASI been selling used forklift batteries?
A: For over 30-years our reputation for value is unmatched.

Q: Who does your refreshing process on used batteries?
A: Licensed electrician trained by expert representatives in the field.

Q: What do I get with my used forklift battery purchase?
A: Detailed report of each cell capacity after refresh process.

Q: Can I use a forklift battery in extreme temperatures?
A: Forklift batteries have temperature limitations. Extreme temperatures, whether hot or cold, can affect battery performance and lifespan. It is essential to consult the manufacturer's guidelines to ensure proper operation within specified temperature ranges.

Q: Can I use a forklift battery in any type of forklift?
A: Forklift batteries come in different sizes, voltages, and configurations. It is important to match the battery specifications to the forklift's requirements. Consult the forklift manufacturer's guidelines or seek assistance from a knowledgeable supplier to ensure compatibility.