OptiMate 4 CAN-BUS Smart Battery Charger and Maintainer
8-step 12V 1A sealed battery saving charger & maintainer for BMW motorcycles
A little known fact is that batteries – regardless of type – requires to be fully charged at all times to avoid sulfation. Sulfation reduces a battery’s efficiency and lifespan. A well-maintained battery lives longer, provides consistent power and prevents you from getting stranded.
The OptiMate 4 CAN-BUS model is safe to use for BMW motorcycles that utilise CAN-BUS electrical and electronics connections with STD, AGM or GEL lead-acid batteries (not lithium). As such, it is friendly to the BMW Keyless system.
WHAT DOES THE OPTIMATE 4 CAN-BUS DO?
- Includes the OptiMate adapter/ extender (O-09) that connects directly to the 12V DIN socket on BMW motorcycles.
- Automatic KEY-LESS activation and continued 24/7 safe long-term maintenance – Connect and forget no more battery problems!
- Dual Charge Program – select alternate ‘direct to battery charge mode’ when necessary to SAVE a ‘dead flat’ battery from as low as 0.5V.
- Advanced and accurate testing before and after charging.
- OptiMate’s 24-7 smart maintenance guarantees more battery power, longer battery life!
- IDEAL FOR: AGM, GEL & STD 12V batteries from 3 – 50Ah
- CHARGING AMPS:1A (constant current)
- CHARGING VOLTS: nominal:12V range: 5V – 14.4V
- OPERATION: Fully automatic
- STEPS: 8 – CAN-BUS “Wake up” pulse –> CAN-BUS low voltage check –>Test before charge –> Pulse save –>Controlled charge –> CAN-BUS optimise –> CAN-BUS test after charge –> CAN-BUS maintenance
- FEATURES:Automatic KEY-LESS activation and continued maintenance until charger is disconnected. Safe low voltage pulse desulphation.
- USE: Indoor / Outdoor (lowest temperature: -40°F / -40°C).
- INPUT:Global (100-240V 50-60Hz), high efficiency (CEC listed).
- STYLE:Weatherproof case with wall mounts, with 6ft / 180cm AC supply lead and 6ft / 180cm charge lead ending in SAE connector.
- SAVE :Low Volt Start of 0.5V + 2-step* desulphation recovery (*1-step low volt pulse save during CAN-bus mode).
- SAFE:No risk of overcharging. Totally safe for vehicle electronics. Sparks suppressed. Safe for long-term battery maintenance. Automatic shut-down if short-circuited or battery disconnected. 3-year limited replacement warranty. OptiMate 4 CAN-bus edition is delivered with program 2 pre-selected.
- INCLUDED:BIKE 180° plug adapter-extender & standard battery clip set
INCLUDED IN THE BOX
- OptiMate 4 CAN-BUS smart charger.
- OptiMate O-09 cable.
- Optimate O-04 cable.
The OptiMate O-09 cable plugs directly into a 12V DIN socket without needing to attach another cable to the battery terminals. As for the OptiMate O0-4 cable, it can be used directly on a battery that is not attached to the motorcycle.
The OptiMate range of smart battery chargers and maintainers are BC and TUV approved, and are endorsed by motorcycle, car and boat manufacturers such as Honda, Kawasaki, Suzuki, Triumph, Yamaha, Derbi, Gas Gas, among many others.