What are Marine Cranking Amps (MCA’s)?

What are Amp Hours?

What are 'Deep Cycle' Batteries?

Are 'Deep Cycle' Batteries Constructed Differently?

Where can I use a deep cycle battery?

How long will a deep cycle battery last?

How can I tell if my battery is charged?

Do I need a special charger for a deep cycle battery?

What is the best way to charge my deep cycle battery?

Can you overcharge a deep cycle battery?

Is my marine battery 'maintenance free'?

What is the proper way to store marine batteries?

(Portions of information from Battery Council International/BCI