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by webber offgrid
Sat Feb 22, 2020 9:27 am
Forum: OutBack
Topic: eq of batteries
Replies: 3
Views: 2638

eq of batteries

We have OB 200ah NC (8) batteries which we run down to 44v almost every day living here in Mi. The last several days we have had sun and the and the batteries have been in a state of float as much as 4 to 5 hours. Would that be considered an equalization? Or if I run the generator and bring them up ...
by webber offgrid
Fri Feb 14, 2020 7:09 am
Forum: OutBack
Topic: off grid solar tutorial
Replies: 5
Views: 3133

Re: off grid solar tutorial

Thanks to both of you for your response. When I get back home I will try to answer some of the questions about my situation.Unfortunately I will have to do some research on some of the questions asked.
by webber offgrid
Wed Feb 12, 2020 11:50 am
Forum: OutBack
Topic: off grid solar tutorial
Replies: 5
Views: 3133

off grid solar tutorial

We are fairly new to off grid solar with little electrical knowledge and would like to find a "Solar for Dummies" book or some equivalent thereof to help understand what the heck I is going on. I'm finding this forum to be helpful but get lost is some of the terminology, etc. Any suggestions would b...
by webber offgrid
Mon Jan 27, 2020 10:32 am
Forum: OutBack
Topic: grid outage
Replies: 2
Views: 2471

Re: grid outage

Thanks for that Dave, my wife and I are newbies to solar so any help is greatly appreciated. We have been getting a message "inverter on port 1 has detected ac input voltage Too Low condition" almost since we had the system installed about a year 1/2 ago but now this new message appears to be coming...
by webber offgrid
Mon Jan 27, 2020 7:37 am
Forum: OutBack
Topic: grid outage
Replies: 2
Views: 2309

grid outage

I'm getting a message on my mate3 that there is a "grid outage"?? It doesn't appear to be making a difference in performance of system but is there something wrong or should I just ignore it?
by webber offgrid
Sat Jan 25, 2020 5:56 pm
Forum: OutBack
Topic: grid outage
Replies: 2
Views: 2471

grid outage

Hello and Help! We are off grid and have had our system for about 1 1/2 years now w/ mostly just battery issues but 3 days ago we began getting a "You have a grid outage" message from our Mate3 (or should I say my phone). It has been clearing itself but is something wrong? Thanks Gary