Power Dumping Voltage?

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Power Dumping Voltage?

Postby harry201 » Sat Feb 13, 2016 8:11 pm

Hi all,
I have now finished putting up all my solar panels. With my wind turbine and solar most days I have to much power for the system. I have 12 x 2v 1200 batteries with them connected to 2 x controllers that have adjustable dump level. Currently set at 28.7v before they dump to a heater.
My question is: can I raise this up and if so to what to be safe and not cook the batteries.

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Re: Dumpling Level

Postby davidg » Sat Feb 13, 2016 9:21 pm

Your at about the limit. If you have not already done so, you should really be reading the battery specifications for the details.
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Re: Dumpling Level

Postby Gordon-Loomberah » Sun Feb 14, 2016 7:56 am

mmmm dumplings :) I was wondering why there was a cooking question in the solar and wind power basics section!

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