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12V Lead Acid Battery Charger 3A DC-DC Solar Panel MPPT Control 17V-28V In

£10.99

WHAT IS IT

A Solar Lead Acid Battery Charger

WHAT IS IT USED FOR

Charge a small lead-acid battery from a solar panel

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Description

WHAT IS IT

A Solar Lead Acid Battery Charger

WHAT IS IT USED FOR

Charge a small lead-acid battery from a solar panel

HOW DO I USE IT

Connect the 12V (18Vmp) solar panels to the inputs
Connect the output directly to lead-acid battery.
Red CR LED indicates charging
Green OK LED indicates complete.
You could use a 17V-28V DC power supply instead of Solar Panels

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION

Recommended input voltage range is 17V – 30V (though lower voltages on grey days still charge)
Max output current 3.14A
This is a proper lead-acid charger that has modes for trickle charging, float (13,55V) and over-charge (14.8V) (see diagram in Pics)
This is based around the Consonance CN3767 Photovoltaic Cell Lead-Acid Battery Charger IC.  Google that and you’ll get a datasheet which gives you very a clear and detailed description of how it will operate.
300KHz Switching Frequency
66mm x 20mm x 15mm
Weighs 10g

OBSERVATIONS

I have been using this for a few months with a small 20W solar panel to keep a 7Ah Lead-Acid Battery charger for use as a clean power supply for noise measurements.  I really recommend it.
I have a power meter on the solar input (top in the box), the charger output (bottom in the box), and the battery use output (on the battery).
Looking at the photos, you can see for 8.2W being generated, it put 7.8W into the battery, giving a decent 95% efficiency.
The CN3767 says it tracks max power voltage (Vmp).  It uses PWM for the switch mode converter to get it down to battery voltage.  A bit confusing using the two terms together.
Please ask for any further information and I’ll add it here.

DELIVERY

Royal Mail 2nd Class.  You can level up to Royal Mail 1st Class.
I’ll post same weekday if you order before 3pm.

SUPPORT

My support is second to none.  Check my feedback.  I will gladly help you before or after purchase.  I love power supplies!
I’ll refund you if it’s faulty or return it working if it doesn’t perform as you expect.
Be careful with clone UK suppliers – the ones with all the same photos – they’re quite often drop-shippers who have no idea what they’re selling – just check their feedback.  You won’t get any meaningful support from them.

Additional information

Weight 0.011 kg
Dimensions 18 × 12 × 2.5 cm