Don’t shoot the messenger, but winter is here and along with it come the dreaded battery problems.
Although this new gadget on the market by 1byone is going to be your best friend whatever the weather and certainly a family favourite. Because not only can it recharge a car battery up to 5 litres fast single-handed it can recharge everything from gadgets to the expedition fridge.
It’s an ultra-portable, lightweight jump starter kit that’s so compact it will fit in the glove box, invaluable for outdoor adventures then. With the 1byone 9,000 mAh 12v Smart Portable Car Battery Jumper there is no longer any need to flag people down waving jump cables around. For those requiring even more grunt, there is a 16,000 mAh unit.
Just reach into your glove box and jump your dead car battery in seconds all on your own with 4 easy step. Connect to battery terminals, plug into start pack, push button to charge and start your car. It has a fast charging system but low self-discharge so it can last up to 1000 cycles, this charger is that smart it can recycle any unused power back to itself.
1byone have included some cunning safety features too with spark-proof technology and reverse polarity protection allowing safe connection to any battery, in layman’s terms they’ve removed the fear of the grips touching, frying yourself or the battery and put a warning alarm on it if you reverse your clamps. They have even built in a LED flashlight so we can see what were doing in the dark and included an SOS distress signal with strobe option for breakdown situations. All very handy stuff if you can rescue it back from the family because as mentioned before it will also recharge mobile phones, Sony PSP,MP3/MP4 players, PDAs, notebooks, car refrigerators and other compatible appliances.
The units are available from the UK and are priced at £49.99 for the 9,000 and £79.99 for the 16,000.
To get more information on the kits, check out 1byone