Blue Power 12/20 IP22 – 1 Output

Protected against overheating

Output current will reduce as temperature increases up to 50°C, but the Blue Smart Charger will not fail.

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Description

The Blue Power charger features a microprocessor controlled ‘adaptive’ battery management. The ‘adaptive’ feature will automatically optimise the charging process relative to the way the battery is being used. Setting a new industry standard: with 93% efficiency or better, these chargers waste three to four times less heat And once the battery is fully charged, power consumption reduces to less than a Watt, some five to ten times better than the industry standard. The output current will reduce as temperature increases up to 60°C, but the Blue Power charger will not fail.

Features

Bluetooth Smart

The Blue Smart IP22 Charger is the wireless solution to monitor voltage and current, to change settings and to update the charger when new features become available.

High efficiency

With up to 94% efficiency, these chargers generate up to four times less heat when compared to the industry standard. And once the battery is fully charged, power consumption reduces to 0,5 Watt, some five to ten times better than the industry standard.

Adaptive 6- – stage charge algorithm: test – – bulk – – absorption – – recondition – – float – – storage

The Blue Smart Charger features a microprocessor controlled ‘adaptive’ battery management. The adaptive feature will automatically optimize the charging process relative to the way the battery is being used.

Storage Mode: less maintenance and aging when the battery is not in use

The storage mode kicks in whenever the battery has not been subjected to discharge during 24 hours. In the storage mode float voltage is reduced to 2,2V/cell (13,2V for a 12V battery) to minimize gassing and corrosion of the positive plates. Once a week the voltage is raised back to the absorption level to ‘equalize’ the battery. This feature prevents stratification of the electrolyte and sulfation, a major cause of early battery failure.

Also charges Li- – ion (LiFePO₄) batteries

LiFePO₄ batteries are charged with a simple bulk – absorption – float algorithm.

NIGHT and LOW setting

When in NIGHT or LOW mode, the output current is reduced to max. 50% of the nominal output and the charger will be totally noiseless. The NIGHT mode automatically ends after 8 hours. The LOW mode can be ended manually.

Protected against overheating
Output current will reduce as temperature

increases up to 50°C, but the Blue Smart Charger will not fail.

Eleven LED’s for status indication

Charge algorithm: TEST / BULK / ABSORPTION / RECONDITION / FLOAT / STORAGE / READY.
MODE button to set: NORMAL (14,4V) / HIGH (14,7V) / RECONDITION / LI-ION.

Technical Data

Blue Power Charger IP 20 12V, 1 output 15 / 20 / 30A
Input voltage range 180 – 265 VAC
Charge current, normal mode 15 / 20 / 30 A
Charge current, NIGHT or LOW 7,5 / 10 / 15 A
Efficiency 93%
No load power consumption 0.5 W