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Author Topic: Batteries and staying alive!  (Read 734 times)
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« on: January 14, 2019, 06:21:49 PM »

I've just been reading some articles about Hydrospout water turbines and came across this information sheet on looking after batteries.

Hope it's OK mods, not selling anything but it might be of use to someone.

Link to PDF.



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24 Volt 1000amp battery bank
Outback VFX3024
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« Reply #1 on: January 14, 2019, 08:36:25 PM »

Nice one Andy and 'all in one place'. I'm a regular visitor (though not for a while) to the Powerspout website and even get their news letter but this one has passed my by. I see there's one on battery sheds too and not tarpaulins  hysteria

'Off grid' since 1985,  Proven 2.5kW, Proven 6kW direct heating, SMA SI6.OH, 800ah Rolls, 9kW PV ,4xTS45, Lister HR2 12kW, , Powerspout pelton, Stream Engine turgo, 60 x Navitron toobs and a 1500lt store. Outback VFX3048 and 950ah forklifts for backup,
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« Reply #2 on: January 14, 2019, 10:40:13 PM »

Good post Andy,
             Excellent info.

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« Reply #3 on: January 15, 2019, 06:35:13 AM »

Interesting read Andy, Thanks

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