What volt setting on my battery charger do I use to charge my 150cc scooter?

by Larry G. Jones Jr
(Cantonment, FL)

I have my battery charger set on 12v 6 amps, on the battery charger, the meter needle is just above the zero mark. Is that the right setting?

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Jun 29, 2010
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by: Ron Goldwyn, Milford CT

I too leave my 50cc Tomas on a trinkle charger when not in use. What I use is an old plug in power supply from a discarded telephone that was (is) rated at 500ma (1/2 amp)@ 12vdc.

The transformer plugs into a 110vac outlet while the other end (plug) goes into a matching socket purchased at Radio Shack. It is mounted to the panel of the scooter and has a 500 ma cartridge fuse in the positive (red) line going to the battery's positive terminal.

Thus my battery is kept fully charged at all times, especially in the sub-zero temperatures I get in winter.

Jun 28, 2010
by: George

I use a trickle charge on my 150cc scooter. 12 volts at 2 Amp. It takes approx. 6 hours to full charge.

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