• Battery Loads

    Router 0.35A | Computer 0.4A | LEDs (7W 0.3, 4W 0.2, 1W 0.05)A Computer charging screen battery and running 6W Samsung III 5W Inverter with audio amp and standard plugs 40W With all powered on, current draw is 1.2A: so for 8 hour is 96W is used. Solar… more »
  • Diary 2018

    Feb 2018 1st 08:40 V=12.71 :: Charge at >15V from to 11:55 to 15:35 2nd 02:05 V=12.69 :: 10:00 V=12.64 :: 10:25 On charge V=15.47 3rd 00:40 V=12.80 :: 09:20 V=12.72 :: Charging today 4th 10:35 V=12.72 :: Charging 6hr >15V 5th 07:40 V=12.69 :: Charging… more »
  • Diary 2018 :: 02~Feb

    February 1st 08:40 V=12.58 :: 17:30 V=12.7 without load with comp, router and 4w LED V=12.6 2nd 02:05 V=12.71 3rd 00:40 V=12.71 ::09:20 V=12.67 :: Charging 4th 00:01 V=12.51 :: Charging 6hr >15V 5th 07:40 V=12.71 :: Charging until 12:40 BLK/ABS/Float… more »
  • 2018

    2018 Feb 15th Having collected Batt 2 from Gavin's where it has been on >14.5V charge for three days, I've topped up the electrolyte and permanently connected 1 and 2 together. They are currently connected to the other pair (3 and 4) and at 11:40 are… more »
  • Batt 4 Diary

    1st Feb 08:40 V=12.82 11:40 Connected to Batts 1 and 2. In 1 minute V=15v 12:10 V=15.52 A=13.7(for 3xBatt) 15:05 Disconnected 2nd Feb :: 02:05 V=12.95 :: 10:00 V=12.83 :: Some charging 3rd Feb :: 00:40 V=13.00 :: 09:20 V=12.87 :: Some charging 4th Feb… more »
  • Inverter Detail

    Managed to retrieve an old extension lead to run a 4" angle grinder, but at 710watts the inverter cut out after 1/10th second so I'm researching inverters that will do 1Kw Looks like a Victron may be good especially as maybe 'Made in India'… more »