Lithium Battery System Accessories
The advantages of lithium battery banks are numerous:
Longer lifespan - 5 year warranty - Less maintenance - Does not require regular full charges - Does not need equalization - More usable capacity - High current output - Fast charging - Highly efficient - Smaller size - Less weight - Temperature resistant - No gassing - No voltage sag, etc.
To learn more about the advantages of lithium batteries over lead-acid batteries read our Batteries page.
We have been testing various Lithium batteries and their BMS (Battery Management Systems) since the Spring of 2011. During that time we have been studying the changing specifications of the lithium battery manufacturers and following the experiences of the electric car crowd until finally settling on a blend of components that works well in the RV environment.
Lithium Battery Expansions
Cold Charge Disconnect Kits For Essential Lithium Systems:
This add-on kit is recommended for systems where batteries might reach freezing temperatures. Solar and alternator charging sources can be automatically disconnected to prevent damaging cold weather charging.
This add-on kit is recommended for systems where batteries might reach freezing temperatures. All charging sources including Victron Multiplus inverter/chargers can be automatically disconnected to prevent damaging cold weather charging.