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
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 must be kept in an upright position at all times as electrolyte may spill if tilted more than 20 degrees.  Rolls VRLA AGM batte...
Wed, 8 Jul, 2020 at 8:04 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...
Mon, 14 Sep, 2020 at 8:15 AM
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
ORDERING A REPLACEMENT CELL: If a replacement cell(s) is required for a modular unit, the attached order form should be used to ensure the correct cell ...
Mon, 14 Sep, 2020 at 8:14 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
Recommended Torque Settings
Calibrate the torque wrench before use to ensure accuracy. Terminal connections should be tightened to 33 Nm or 25 lb-ft for all Flooded Series 4000, 4500 &...
Fri, 5 Jun, 2020 at 12:32 PM