Minimizing Downtime: The Importance of Charger Cord Care

In today’s fast-paced environment, minimizing downtime is crucial for maintaining efficiency and continuity. One aspect that often gets overlooked is the care of battery charger cords. Our recent data highlights how proper maintenance and care can lead to a reduction in charger failures, enhancing the overall operational efficiency.

A glance at the figures reveals essential insights into the current situation of phx42 sites and charger failures:

Total phx42 Sites: Out of 116 sites, a significant number, 95 sites, have reported zero charger failures.
Optimal Performance: 25 sites with five or more phx42s have not faced any charger issues, and 9 sites with ten or more phx42s also report no charger failures.
Sites Facing Issues: Unfortunately, 21 sites have reported at least one charger failure, and notably, 4 sites have had more than 50% of charger failures.

Charger Cord Care is Crucial

These statistics underscore the significance of meticulous charger cord care in preventing failures. The fact that a considerable number of sites have not encountered any charger failures attests to the effectiveness of proper maintenance.

Here are some practical tips to ensure the longevity and reliability of your charger cords:

Regular Inspection: Regularly inspect the cords for any visible damage or wear and tear. Replace damaged cords promptly to prevent failures.
Proper Storage: Avoid bending or twisting the cords excessively. Store them loosely coiled in a dry, cool place.

Proactive care for charger cords can significantly reduce failures, ensuring continuous and efficient operations. Embrace these simple maintenance tips to safeguard against unnecessary downtime and enhance operational reliability. Your commitment to charger cord care is a step forward in ensuring uninterrupted and efficient operations at your sites.

The figures speak volumes – let’s keep those numbers of failure low by prioritizing care for charger cords.


For more info, see the previously posted Tech Tip Here. 

Info by sites:

Category Count
Total phx42 sites 116
Sites with 5, or more, phx42s with NO charger failures 25
Sites with 10, or more, phx42s with NO charger failures 9
Number of sites that have had more than 50% of the charger failures 4
Sites with at least one charger failure 21
Sites with ZERO charger failures 95