Update changed some things went all off grid. Have another 12 volt golf cart battery on the way, everything working good thanks to all help from...
Late ck in been busy
Join date 12-1-12
Southeast MI on Lake Erie
500 watt wind turbine
175 watt solar
Off grid running lights in...
I thought the 12 volt version of interstate golf cart would be better since it weighs 88 pounds battery Is huge , but has less amp hours :(...
155 amp hrs and mine is in the cold as well
Using one 12 volt battery now everything working good did some more reading rewired a few things and taking three days to charge up from...
Sounds good too me and that's what I plan to do :)
Thanks for the advice I am learning
What you do you I think I should do with battery's?
Thanks agian for your help
bulk at 14.5
Yes I have diode between battety and panel
Didn't think the 12 volt battety hooked to the two six volt was not good....
I have a diode on the pos cable and it does go to a cir brk before the diode
Electric meter like you would use on a golf cart
Yes have seen it get to full charage then go down to float
Have it set to Diversion mode
I have a meter on it
12 volt system for now
232 amp hours
One 12 volt is older but never used till now
Two 6 volt hook together to make 12...
I am in south east MI 1 mile off Lake Erie and got great wind most power my turbine has made in two years!!! Kept it going and charged my batt...
Thanks for the help I was not sure what it takes to fill the battery bank, thank everyone for the help on here don't mean to pain...
Ok I could try and isolate that older battery
And yes I don't have a lot experience, been learning though.
Exeltech XP-1100 12 volt Sine wave inverter 1100 watt
This is the one I have been looking at made in USA looks good military tested haven't found...
Have the C 60 charge controller
Seems to take forever to charge my battery's. they charge
Fast sometimes then other times five six days go by and the battery charge stays at same...
Yes deep cycle golf cart battery's
Thanks great info
Been taking them down to 30% going to try and keep it higher then that
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