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Hi everybody;
I found this site when looking (on Google) for user reviews on used Valence U1-12RT LiFePO batteries, which I am considering purchasing. I'm planning on building an off-grid solar-powered retirement house in the rural Philippines, which is notorious for power disruptions. Building a reliable, safe battery bank is essential to my plans so I'm trying to learn as much as possible about solar system design and battery storage, before jumping in with both feet.

New LiFePO batteries are pretty expensive so I'm currently exploring the pros and cons of (lightly) used ones. Am hopeful to learn from the experiences of other green-minded solar power users/builders on this forum.

Thanks in advance for your advice and recommendations. Feel free to ask any questions.
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Hi, I saw a reference and a link to dyipowerwalls/celldatabase on a youtoob video by someone called HBpowerwall I think it was
Cheers for now
Dooogs

So thanks HBPowerwall - I see your one of the gurus here too - cheers., I'm from west oz and have been doing ewaste and have about 350 18650s that I've collected and just started the initial charging/testing - going to have to get a few more of these Lii-500s as doing 4 at a time sucks! Lol
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(05-03-2019, 10:50 PM)dooogs Wrote: Hi, I saw a reference and a link to dyipowerwalls/celldatabase on a youtoob video by someone called HBpowerwall I think it was
Cheers for now
Dooogs

So thanks HBPowerwall - I see your one of the gurus here too - cheers., I'm from west oz and have been doing ewaste and have about 350 18650s that I've collected and just started the initial charging/testing - going to have to get a few more of these Lii-500s as doing 4 at a time sucks! Lol

Welcome & you're welcome - enjoy your say Smile
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Google search....
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somme youtube videos
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Another through HBPowerwall. Facebook and then YouTube. Glad I found the place.

- Pete  Smile
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I believe I found the forum through Google search.
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New Aussie member here. I found your site via a link in a charger thread at budgetlightforum.
Have a long standing interest in solar and off grid and I look forward to some interesting reading.
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I did find you originally via google, i was trying to work out what bats i had harvested and came across the Cell Database and then came here, the bats worked out to be heaters.... gutted 

my google is strong Smile
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Nope, I'm not on Facebook and I don't know this Peter's Youtube videos.

I have seen a few Youtube videos by others (Jehu Garcia, Will Prowse) but they never quite get into the nitty-gritty so I was searching around for other resources for off-grid power systems...
Please excuse any errors introduced by autokorrekt.
All other errors are solely my own work.
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