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  • 1) Forms storage battery plates for dry charge or wet charge batteries: Positions plates on conductor base of forming tank and burns lead strips to lugs of plates.

  • 2) Inserts separators between positive and negative plates to form element.

  • 3) Places elements in containers and attaches push-on or clamp-type jumpers to connect elements in series.

  • 4) Mixes forming acid solution of prescribed specific gravity.

  • 5) Drains solution from mixing tank into forming tanks or element containers, using hose.

  • 6) Connects posts of units to electrical circuit.

  • 7) Adjusts rheostat to regulate current, using ammeter.

  • 8) Removes formed plates from acid and places plates in water bath to remove electrolyte.

  • 9) Separates positive and negative plates, places plates [in racks, and places racks in driers.

  • 10) Dumps forming acid from element containers and refills containers with finishing acid.

  • 11) Conveys or trucks elements to final charging line.




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Job Number: 7572