Can you imagine 3 Kilowatt Hours in a Box?
It looks like the battery to the right.
The SunXtender PVX-2580:
12 volts x 258 ah = 3096 watt hours = 3.1 kwh of power
Beware, not all batteries are made equally.
These batteries are hand made, in the USA, to Military Spec.
Today's AGM batteries pack more power, in a smaller space, with a safer battery design. This allows you to use them for battery backup purposes, indoors, safely. Typically questions abound, those in bold below are some of our favorites.
They Still Can't Be Safe...can they?
Well the UL listed seal says they are. Underwriters Laboratories recently tested these batteries and found them to not only be safe, but unusally safe. They affixed their seal to the product, and published their findings.
I can't believe that much power in my house is safe...what else can you tell me?
With thousands of homes, offices, computers, data centers, warehouses, banks, hospitals, government installations, cell phone towers, and other critical infrastructure installs behind us, we will have to say they are safe, based on the statistics...
Like anything, you must know what you are dealing with, and follow all safety precautions.
Here is a short, non inclusive list:
Vent Battery Bays.
Secure Connections Appropriately.
Protect Installations from weather, wildlife, and William.
Know your stuff or hire a qualified technician to do it right the first time....otherwise you meet will meet BILL!