Can anyone help identify this cell?
It is out of a 2AH Dewalt battery pack.
I am unsure if it was an original or knock off battery pack.
Text from the side reads:
On the bottom it says: 5U04
A friend has to replace his previous lead acid battery bank.
He is looking at 6 ofthese:
His previous battery bank has failed...
Just an update.
Thanks for all your input.
It's been running fine for almost a week now apart from 1 day where I switched off the inverter because it rained all day, even did a few load tests. Balancing nicely surprisingly.
Points to take note, undersized fuse wire is as much a hazard as...
Sorry for the delay.
Thanks for all the input.
The pack hasn't seen more than 20 amps from the solar charge controllers and the inverter hasn't gone over 2300W.
I have a 60AMP circuit breaker before the inverter.
I don't know why the 2 shorted cells didn't blow the CID or burn their fuses (one...
I had an interesting scenario, first about my power wall.
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It has 2 MPT-7210A charge controllers, a 60A Chinesium BMS and a DC circuit breaker before the 6KWinverter.
I charge the packs to 28.7V (7 x 4.1). It...
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I went ahead and processed my batteries, turned out I massively over estimated,had 43 Sanyo ones and a few more had LG cells with different dimensions.
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I left the battery packs as 1 piece because I believe tearing...
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Hello all, I am Nathan fromthe Sunshine Coast, QLD.
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