Hawker® Headlines Quarterly Newsletter

2022

Hawker® Headlines Fall 2022

VRLA is an acronym for Valve Regulated Lead Acid. Hawker® batteries are VRLA. An independent valve is located on top of each of the 6 cells. Each of those cells contain positive and negative plates that are made from 99.99% pure lead.
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Hawker® Headlines Summer 2022

AGM is an acronym for absorbed glass material. It’s a microfiber mesh sheet that’s placed between each plate in an AGM lead-acid battery. It performs two functions: 1. it serves as a plate separator, and 2. it’s the medium that holds the electrolyte.
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Hawker® Headlines Spring 2022

Ever wonder where dead batteries end up? In a landfill? In a ditch? Not so fast! According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)…at a 99% rate, lead-acid batteries are the most recycled product in the USA! Far higher than aluminum cans (55%) or paper (70%).
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Hawker® Headlines Winter 2022

Is the Hawker® ARMASAFE™ Plus 6TAGM battery manufactured in accordance to a military performance specification? It sure is…and, in fact, it performs better than that! The current MIL-PRF is 32143C…and can be found here:
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2021

Hawker® Headlines Fall 2021

Do Hawker® ARMASAFE™ Plus 6TAGM & MILPC batteries have a warranty? They sure do…but, most likely you won’t need it! Want to see the details…look here…
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Hawker® Headlines Summer 2021

Who needs to know where the SDSs are located? EVERYONE! Where can you find the most up-to-date SDS for Hawker® ARMASAFE™ Plus 6TAGM & MILPC batteries? SDS 853027, Revision AG can be found here…
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Hawker® Headlines Spring 2021

Along with onsite Battery Maintenance and Recovery Training (BMRT) at military maintenance shops, Hawker® representatives also exhibit at numerous military-specific events each year.
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Hawker® Headlines Winter 2021

What are common causes of premature battery failure in the military? Can I mix batteries of different sizes, types, or manufacturers? When should I replace my Hawker® Battery?
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2020

Hawker® Headlines Fall 2020

So, I heard that Hawker® offers other sizes of batteries besides the ARMASAFE™ Plus 6TAGM. Where can I get technical info or NSNs for those? It's easy, just go here...
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Hawker® Headlines Summer 2020

Need details on the Hawker® ARMASAFE™ Plus 6TAGM battery? Easy fix. In fact, the new & improved data sheet and 2D technical drawings brochures are hot off the press! Want your copy?
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Hawker® Headlines Spring 2020

Hawker® understands that no matter the environment your mission carries on…and so do we! Call us at 877.485.1472 or visit www.hawkerbattery.com for help
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Hawker® Headlines Winter 2020

Hawker® has a new look and a new location! Check us out at www.hawkerbattery.com. Say goodbye to zoom, the site features device scaling. So, the information you need just got easier to find whether using a computer, tablet, or smartphone!
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