YT12B-BS Lithium Motorcycle Battery
Save an incredible 3.1kgs over a standard lead acid battery. We supply this battery with a 24-month warranty. Buy in just a couple of clicks with PayPal checkout.
Here at Two Tyres we recommend these JMT lightweight lithium motorcycle batteries, which weigh just 30% of your bike’s standard battery. For this YT12B-FP fitment, this results in a saving of over 3.1kg over your stock battery.
Unlike some motorcycle battery brands, JMT batteries are not made in the Far East. They are manufactured in Germany and subject to rigorous testing and strict quality control. They are the OE fitment for some motorcycle manufacturers, including KTM and all of our JMT batteries come with a 24-month warranty.
Lithium motorcycle batteries have just 10% of the self-discharge rate of a lead-acid battery, meaning you can leave it for months and the battery won’t die. Every JMT lithium battery we sell comes with a built-in battery condition indicator. With a single button press you can check the charge level of the battery.
JMT lithium-ion motorbike batteries use iron phosphate (LiFePO4) as the cathode material and use the lithium-polymer process in their manufacture. This means that they will not catch fire or explode in normal operation, which can happen with the cheap, low-quality lithium batteries which are less stable.
Straight swap for a: YT12B-BS
JMT Model number: HJT12B-FP
Type : Lithium, Maintenance free
Weight: 950g (Lead acid equivalent weight 4.1kg)
Height: 130mm with spacers for 137mm and 144 mm
Capacity: 5 Ah (10 Std)
Capacity: 60 Wh
Manufacturer claimed CCA : 300A
Voltage : 12v
JMT batteries are a straight-swap for your stock motorcycle or scooter battery, just remove your old one and connect up your new one. No messing around with having to create spacers and padding . This model JMT is comparable in dimensions and connections with these Yuasa part numbers:
LITHIUM BATTERY BENEFITS
- Weighs just 0.95kg, compared to 4.1kg for a Yuasa lead-acid battery
- Very low self-discharge (approximately 3-5% per month)
- Rapid charging possible (up to 90% in under 20 minutes)
- Direct swap for the stock battery in 95% of sizes and where smaller, adhesive foam padding is provided
- Great cost : weight-saving ratio
- LiFePO4 construction eliminates fire risk
DIAVEL 1200 11-18
SCRAMBLER 800 16-18
MULTISTRADA 1200 11-18
FZ6N & S 04-10
Please note that only suitable chargers may be used for charging. We recommend this NOCO Genuis 1 battery charger which charges both normal and lithium batteries.
For the maximum recommended charging currents, please refer to the technical data below:
Under no circumstances should chargers be used which attempt to de-sulphate deep-discharged batteries under 10 volts with a voltage of more than 14.9 volts before they begin the actual charge. The maximum charging voltage of 14.9 volts must never be exceeded. Recommended charging current 1A and maximum charging current 12A.
For more information, check our out lithium motorcycle battery buying guide or give us a call on 0207 205 2205.
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