12 volt operation * 12/6/2 ampere fast/medium/low charge rate * Automatic operation * Properly charges multiple battery types * Smart clamp technology for ease and safety Automatic operation for extreme ease of use Compatible with multiple battery types, including Conventional, AGM and Gel Cell Smart clamp technology provides polarity protection for safety: sends power to clamps only when a proper battery connection is made 2A mode is great for charging small batteries and for extended seasonal charging Unique, lightweight design with integrated cable management The only tool you’ll need for all of your battery management tasks. With the CHARGE IT!® 4500 Series, everything in your garage can be kept charged up and ready for use. Big or small, summer or winter, no matter what type of lead acid battery it utilizes. With multiple charge rates and the ability to properly charge many battery types, CHARGE IT! is your go-to battery service tool for everything from motorcycles and personal watercraft to cars, trucks, SUVs and more.
Just received Core's CHARGE IT charger today(Wed. 12-21-11), plug the CHARGE IT in and hook the positive clamp to the positive terminal of the discharged battery, and the negative clamp to the negative terminal... within 2-3 seconds heard a "Puff" sound and saw a puff of smoke emitting from the three small circular air vents of the CHARGE IT charger. I have had 20 plus years of experience in charging car batteries, therefore I'm confident that I had received a defective unit. I understand there's a relat..