Exide XMC-31 Marine Battery Review

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The Exide XMC-31 MEGACYCLE AGM-200 is a battery of its own class. If you are interested in a long lasting marine battery that serves both the starting and deep cycling purposes effectively, then the answer is the Exide XMC-31 MEGACYCLE AGM-200. Designed using the latest Absorbed Glass Mat (AGM) technology, the battery is able to withstand great resistance and deliver the best desired results in terms of longevity and power production. Its power rates are at 925 CCA and 1110 CA and have a whooping 200 minute of reserve capacity.

Advantages

– High Starting and Deep Cycling Power

These are the two major reasons why a marine battery is always acquired. This is for the purposes of starting as well as deep cycling. There are batteries that are specifically designed for the starting purposes while yet others are designed for deep cycling. The trend that goes on today is to source for a battery that serves both purposes efficiently without having to compromise any of the two.  This battery is one of such kinds. It is a dual purpose battery and will not disappoint you when it comes to deep cycling as well as starting even the largest marine vessels.

– Resistance to vibration

The battery has been designed in a manner that enhances vibration resistance. The casing is made using the best materials in the battery manufacturing industry and the cells are solid to also reduce any vibration effects from the waters. Absorbed Glass Mat (AGM) technology is well employed to compress the elements thereby allowing for over 14X of vibration protection compared to other batteries.

– A long Warranty

The Exide XMC-31 MEGACYCLE AGM-200 has a warranty of 24 months. This is a lengthy enough warranty to guarantee you of an outstanding battery. For a period of two years from the day of purchase, you will be able to be guaranteed of free total replacement in case of any problem with the battery.

Disadvantages

– Expensive

Though its services and features are worth its cost, it’s worth noting that Absorbed Glass Mat (AGM) are relatively more expensive than the flooded batteries hence difficult to be acquired by those on budget.

The item can currently only be shipped to a limited number of regions in the world. These are the USA as well as to the APO/FPO addresses. Other people all over the world may find it quite difficult to access it.