How long can I run inverter/UPS on my batteries?
To estimate how long power batteries & inverter/UPS combination will run, please use this handy calculator.
|1.||Enter the voltage of your battery or bank of batteries.||Battery Voltage||
|2.||Enter the total Amp/Hrs of the battery or bank of batteries.||Amp/Hrs|
|3.||Enter the combined Watt value of the appliances you plan to run from your battery.||Watts||
Represents actual power consumption as measured on sample products. Click below for Chart of Typical Appliance/Tool Usage
Click the Calculate button to see the number of hours your configuration should run.
|hour(s) of operating time, approximate. Based on fully charged batteries.|
Tip: deep cycle battery generally have the highest reserve rating, they are also capable of withstanding repeated dains of power and recharging, they should not be discharged below 50% charged state. Doing so will shorten life span of battery based on most battery manufacturers' recommendations.