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Utilize first-in, first-out system to ensure fresh batteries. Shelf life for Maintenance Free batteries is approximately 1-year from ship date, can be doubled if charged at the end of the one-year period. GSL wet batteries with vent caps, have a shelf life of 6 months which can be doubled if charged at end of 6-month period. Only one recharge is recommended.
Have indefinite shelf life, but if stored over one year, boost charging may be needed after filling. Dry batteries “self-activate” when filled with electrolyte, which is recommended only at the time of sale. Secure Vent caps to prevent entry of debris or moisture.