I read the website a little more and it seems they do have charge management hardware built in. So that makes the need for a special charger a little puzzling. If the car alternator is OK, why isn't my old 8A 12V plug-in charger OK?
Allan Curt Raymond <curtlud...@yahoo.com> writes: > It suggests you'll need to add a charger. > "IMPORTANT: Only use Lithium Lifepo4 Charger when charging these > batteries from a charger. How to Choose a Charger" > > Lithium batteries can be safely discharged lower than lead acid. Lead > acid is only supposed to go to 50%, IIRC lithium can go to 80% or > maybe a little less. > > -Curt > > On Friday, May 14, 2021, 12:49:41 PM EDT, Allan Streib via Mercedes > <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > > What's the advantage? Just the weight savings? > > Car charging circuits won't be set up to safely charge a Li battery, so > I guess these batteries include the electronics to manage the charging? > And discharging? You can't allow them to get too low either. > > Allan > > Mitch Haley via Mercedes <email@example.com> writes: > >> They're putting lithium starting batteries in big cases so they are a >> drop in replacement for lead-acid. >> >> > https://antigravitybatteries.com/products/starter-batteries/automotive/ag-h8-rs/ _______________________________________ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to: http://mail.okiebenz.com/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_okiebenz.com