Trojan SPRE06255 GC Battery
These are a popular and economical battery for smaller home power systems. This mass produced consumer battery has the best price per amp-hour of any quality battery.
Each battery is 6 volts (229Ah) , made of three 2-volt cells in one unit. Six-volt batteries are series connected in pairs for 12 volts, or in strings of four batteries for 24 volts, or 8 to make 48 volts. Then several of these series strings (No more than 3 parallel is ideal) may be parallel connected to add more ampere-hour capacity. Each series string is rated 229 ampere hours, so two strings are 458 Ampere-Hours, 3 are 687 A.H. If more than three strings are needed to achieve the capacity you want, consider a larger battery like the L-16RE-B Interconnect diagrams are supplied. Life expectancy is 4 to 6 years.
With each purchase of flooded lead acid batteries, Backwoods includes a free Battery Booklet, and heavy duty plastic hydrometer at a reduced price of $10 (normally $28).
2 year warranty plus additional 3 year pro-rated.
Measurements: 10-3/8″l x 7-1/8″w x 11-3/4″h
Weight: 67 lbs.
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