Setting up the 24 volt to 12 volt Converter
The new off grid system which we now have in position creates 24 volts DC, which in turn would go to the inverter and it is changed into 240 volts AC, so that it can power every one of the 240 volt material inside your home.
Nevertheless, there are areas of the old 12 volt system nevertheless being used, including all of the lights, a tiny pump and several other equipment.
as opposed to get and change everything, i needed to help keep it running as it absolutely was, additionally one bank of batteries continues to be working and I also desire to ensure that it it is running so long as I am able to.
The solution to my prayers ended up being a little DC to DC converter (ie 24 volt to 12 volt converter), which may allow us to perform the old material regarding the system that is new. I still wished to manage to run the old stuff on the old lead acid battery pack bank if We needed seriously to. Getting the lights running on the system that is old become especially handy whenever I ended up being bedding this new system straight down. From time to time I would personally get things incorrect, over extend the brand new system so the inverter turn off and now we destroyed energy. If this occurred through the night, we might have forfeit the lights also but since they remained running in the old system, I could at the very least see to sort out exactly what I experienced done incorrect aided by the brand new system. Continue reading 24 volt battery pack hookup. Energy Our Off Grid Adventure Installing the 24 volt to 12 volt Converter