Having recently spent a few days in the lakes I found that my leisure battery kept going almost flat, to the extent that I couldn’t use my night heater. I have a split charger but can you tell me if this will support the charging of a lithium battery.
Can anyone tell me the best place and what...
200Ah, 2000W, LifePo4 Leisure Battery Box -- How I Done It --
Its Spring 2022 and time to look ahead at the summer camping season.
having a look over the new products that have come to market over the last 12mnths, especially the Lithium based battery boxes i was liking what i was seeing...
Not me selling - But
just found this . . The guy had two, I've grabbed one.
Here is the other - be quick though !!
listed as for parts - but description it says battery working. - just bolts & storage start button missing, neither is needed to operate the battery.
Renogy 12V 100Ah SMART...
I don't see a lot of lithium battery builds here as most just buy a pre-made lithium battery as i have done in the past, but as i needed more capacity for longer trips i decided to commit on building a bigger battery.
In November i ordered my Eve 304Ah Cells, which currently have 320Ah capacity...
Renogy 100Ah Lifepo4 Battery + 100W Renogy Solar Suitcase
Not mine . . . but might interest some.
Renogy 12V 100Ah Heavy Duty Long Life Lithium Leisure Battery LiFePO4.
Bought last summer and never used due to covid and Ill health.
It’s mint condition as seen...
Roamer LiFePO4 Gen2 230Ah Seatbase battery -- "How I Done It" --
Its a Lithium LifePo4,
its got massive capacity @ 230Ah,
its got massive discharge performance 250A/500A,
its a Roamer !!,
its exciting . . . . .
its coming soon - the full test . . . . ...
So I have just bit the bullet and ordered a new Crafter through Hillside leisure in Derby who will convert it to my specification.
Have been told 9 month wait but expecting much longer!
They purchased through VW as they are VW registered camper van manufacturers and as such I got lots of...
Whilst I have my seats removed, I thought I'd take the opportunity to have an experiment with one of these:
After satisfying myself that it was fit for the intended purpose, I have wired it to switch the remote loop from...
After using an agm 120ah leisure battery for about 3 years, I decided to take the plunge and install a 150ah lifepo4 battery last December 2020.
After using it on several trips away I feel I can now give my opinion on whether spending 3 to 4 times the price for a lithium battery was a...
I’m wanting to upgrade my battery or at least I’m interested in upgrading it to a Lithium LIFEPO4 if it’s not too much faf
My current setup;
2021 t6.1 150dsg
Sealed 90ah lead acid battery under the front captain seat
- Sterling B2B battery charger. model: bb1230
- Victron SmartSolar...
I am planning the electrics for my new vehicle (when it arrives soon) and I have a question about charging.
I will have:
150W of solar
30A DC-DC charger.
110Ah LifePo leisure battery.
My question relates to the DC-DC and the connection of the solar controller:
Whilst I initially wanted to use...
New to the forum and have been looking to convert my T6 to a camper. Having decided to go down the lithium battery route and after reading all the info and threads from dellmasive's great write up I thought I would try and add maybe put some info back into the group.
The way in which I want to...
Bought in excitement, selling in disappointment. The lithium scene is too soon for me. The low temp restrictions are a problem for my lifestyle.
Bought from Alpha Batteries 2 weeks ago for £500. I think £450 is fair for anyone who wants it?
Can meet local to Radstock, Somerset
Selling all the...
Has anyone attempted to fit heat pads to their Lithium battery?
I have a digital relay (thanks @Dellmassive) and three heat pads wired in parallel.
My question is, where best to place the pads? Under the battery or somehow attach them to the sides?
Here the pads are set under the battery - given...
I've been doing my Valence upgrade, along with all associated chargers etc in little momenst of time I've found over the last few weeks and decided to take the afternoon off work today and finally get it all completed. Now everything to do with the new electrical install has gone fine with...
As it's hovering around 0/1C and I'm still using my van - I'm concerned about my Lithium batteries longevity if I'm using/ charging it at these temperatures.
Has anyone fitted a heat matt to address these colder temperatures?