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#5905661 - 08/31/15 12:19 PM Best Feeder Battery Charger
08Aggie Offline
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Registered: 11/02/14
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Loc: Abilene, TX
I've got a Wildgame Innovations 6/12V battery charger that went out on me. I'd rather not buy a new charger after 2 uses again, and am looking for recommendations for a good quality 6/12V charger.

I'm charging the standard 6V spring top batteries from Academy, but I'm planning to upgrade to 12V spreaders for my next feeders.

#5905741 - 08/31/15 01:10 PM Re: Best Feeder Battery Charger [Re: 08Aggie]
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Registered: 11/22/11
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Loc: Keller
For the price of a charger just get a solar panel and call it a day. Have had feeders running non-stop for 4 years and never worry about charging or changing a battery.

#5905790 - 08/31/15 01:33 PM Re: Best Feeder Battery Charger [Re: 08Aggie]
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A solar panel
Originally Posted By: Roll-Tide
Any ideas how to make it hard?

#5905882 - 08/31/15 02:20 PM Re: Best Feeder Battery Charger [Re: 08Aggie]
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UBG makes a good 12V charger, very reasonably priced. You can purchase online for ~$15.
Custom Feeders and Fiberglass Blinds

#5908611 - 09/01/15 10:10 PM Re: Best Feeder Battery Charger [Re: 08Aggie]
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I've had 2 WGI chargers in the last 8 years....... I'd take them back after 2 chargings and get my money
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I'd ask him if he's pregnant. He missed a s__tload of periods.

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I'll take "things that look like a uterus" for $200 Alex.

#5908977 - 09/02/15 08:52 AM Re: Best Feeder Battery Charger [Re: 08Aggie]
redchevy Offline
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Registered: 10/25/04
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Go to walmart they have some very good 12/6 volt chargers that are also a maintainter. Wont over charge, are idiot proof. I have had one for 4-5 years and its great. Will charge larger batteries also but is only 1.5 amp output so takes a while if they are big. Oh and they are cheap like $19.

Edited by redchevy (09/02/15 08:52 AM)
It's hell eatin em live

#5909082 - 09/02/15 09:37 AM Re: Best Feeder Battery Charger [Re: 08Aggie]
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Registered: 12/14/08
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Loc: North Texas - God's Country
I picked up a 6/12 volt 10 amp charger at TSC. It will charge my feeder batteries quickly. I only use it for the initial charge, afterwards, the solar panel takes over.

I have a short attention spa


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