Congratulations on choosing Redway lithium iron phosphate (LiFePO4) for your energy storage needs. Now that you have chosen the brand and type of batteries for your power system, you may be wondering how to configure your battery bank. LiFePO4 batteries have some specific configuration requirements that you should be aware of. In this article, we will explore how to connect batteries in series and parallel, as well as considerations for connecting Red Lithium Iron Phosphate solar batteries.
1. Connecting batteries in series:
– Connecting batteries series allows you to increase your battery bank’s voltage maintaining the same current. – The positive terminal of one battery is connected to the terminal of the next. – For example connecting two 12V,100Ah batteries in series will supply Amps at 24Volts.
2. Connecting batteries in parallel:
– Connecting in parallel doubles the capacity (amperage or rating) while maintaining the same voltage. – Positive terminals are connected to positive terminals and negative terminals are connected to negative terminals. – For example connecting two 12V, 100Ah batteries in parallel will supply 200Amps at 12Volts.
3. Important considerations
Important considerations for connecting Redway Lithium Iron Phosphate solar batteries in series: – Each battery has its own Battery Management System (BMS) which protects the cells from unsafe operating conditions. – The charge and discharge rating of Redway batteries are for each individual battery, not the entire battery bank. – It is important to use a charger that matches the battery’s voltage to avoid imbalances in the charging process. – Using cables of proper gauge and length crucial to prevent uneven discharge and charge rates. – Redway does not recommend series connections with their batteries in renewable energy applications.
4. Connecting Redway solar batteries in parallel:
– When using a single case V battery, theMS monitors all cells within case. – Parling Redway batteries increases the and allows for higher charge/discharge rates. – It also maintains a better balance between batteries the system’s lifetime.
In conclusion, it is possible connect four batteries in. However, it is important to follow the manufacturer’s recommendations and consider the specific requirements of the you are using. By batteries in parallel, can increase the storage and improve the of your power system. If you have any further or need with your Redway battery, feel free to us.
12V 100Ah LiFePO4 Battery OEM• Cell Optionals: LiFePO4
• Cycle Life: 4,000 cycles (80%DOD @25°C)
• MOQ: 10
• Delivery: 20 Days
• OEM/ODM/Customizable: Yes
• Production/Port: Redway Battery, Guangdong China