Installation

Activating Instructions Dry Charged Batteries (detailed)
Inspect the cell for damage, Read Warning Label On Cell Before Proceeding. Remove vent caps, fill each cell above the top of the splash guard (protection ...
Thu, 1 Aug, 2019 at 4:41 PM
Activating Dry Charged Batteries
Special order batteries may be shipped dry (acid shipped separately).   To activate these batteries, start by removing the vent caps. Using approved batte...
Thu, 1 Aug, 2019 at 4:35 PM
Battery Box Design
A battery box will serve to protect your batteries as well as offering added flexibility in the placement of the battery bank.  Flooded deep cycle batter...
Mon, 8 Jun, 2020 at 12:44 PM
Battery Orientation
Flooded Lead-Acid Batteries: Flooded lead-acid batteries must be kept in an upright position at all times. The electrolyte in a Flooded battery may spil...
Wed, 3 Jun, 2020 at 4:31 PM
BCI Sizing, Battery & Modular Cell Replacement
MATCHING BRAND & MODEL Battery manufacturers offer a wide range of models.  In addition to various voltage and capacity offerings, popular battery m...
Tue, 9 Jun, 2020 at 4:18 PM
Calculating Hydrogen Concentration For Proper Ventilation
The following steps and examples are provided for guideline and reference purposes only.  Provincial, State or Federal regulations and codes may vary.  We s...
Sun, 9 Jul, 2017 at 11:27 AM
Cell Replacement
Replacing a battery cell is possible in many of the Series 5000 4V, 6V, 8V or 12V models.  This should only be done when the condition of the remaining cell...
Fri, 5 Sep, 2014 at 3:53 AM
Dry Battery Activation: How much electrolyte is required?
  When activating a dry battery, only electrolyte will be added.  Once the battery has been activated, only distilled water will be added to top-up the cel...
Tue, 5 Mar, 2019 at 3:14 PM
Hydrogen Off-Gas & Ventilation
Hydrogen Liberation   As the battery cell voltage reaches 2.35 VPC the majority of gassing begins. At this point approximately half the electrical energ...
Sun, 9 Jul, 2017 at 11:11 AM
Low Voltage Disconnect (LVD)
Many systems offer the ability to program Low Voltage Disconnect (LVD), triggering an alternate power source (often a generator) to kick in, preventing over...
Wed, 6 Jun, 2018 at 11:04 AM