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post #2 of Old 05-28-2012
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Re: Voltage tester idea

Battery volt meters are nearly worthless as they do not really tell you much. A battery can read 12.5 V and still have almost no capacity. On liquid electrolyte batteries, I think the best way (maybe only way) is a hydrometer to measure spec grav of the stuff.
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