Railway diesel locomotive battery 8v 290Ah -FRP


Some of Microtex diesel locomotive engine starter battery features that locomotive manufacturers in India and abroad look for, include:

  • Balanced Active Materials ensure consistent cranking currents & trouble free performance.
  • Deep Cycling capabilities with quick recovery from deep discharges
  • Easy recharging
  • Long service life
  • Heavy duty Terminals  with tin plated copper inserts which do not melt in service
  • Additional feature with Anti corrosion properties
  • Extremely low maintenance due to special low antimony alloys
  • Rugged PPCP Containers & Covers housed in Fibre Reinforced Plastics tray or in sturdy Hard Rubber  (Ebonite) Containers
  • Available in the standard international sizes fits most diesel Locomotive engines worldwide
  • High Pressure Die (150 bar)casted Spine Grids for Tubular Positive Plates.
  • Woven Tubular Gauntlets for Tubular plates ensure it will not rupture in service and  active material will not leak.
  • Special Ceramic Vent Plugs ensure water is trapped & sent back into the cells during gassing when charging
  • High quality Copper inserts inside terminal pillars ensure high conductivity & better cranking currents.
  • Heavy duty welded intercell connectors with tin plated copper inserts to eliminate melting

Availability: 48 in stock


8v 290Ah Railway Diesel Locomotive Batteries in PPCP  containers, housed in sturdy FRP tray. High performance battery. Design in compliance with applicable MP. (Rev.00) Dec 2009.

8v 290Ah – Model No.: Mi8 290P
Battery Type : Low Maintenance Lead Acid Starter Batteries
Voltage : 8v
Capacity : 290Ah to 1.85 ECV @ C10 at 27°C
Container Material : Polypropylene Copolymer cells in Fibre Reinforced Tray (PPCP/FRP)
Battery Dimension : 722 ±5 L x 208 ±5 W x 465 ±5 H
Battery Weight :  77 Kgs appx. (Dry) (without electrolyte)
110 Kgs appx. (Wet) (with electrolyte)

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