Sun Xtender Solar Battery Technical Information Transport Non Hazardous & Maintenance Free
Here is some helpful information for choosing the right Sun Xtender batteries for your application:
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Regarding the specifications, note these important points:
All batteries with a "T" at the end of the part number incorporate M8 (copper alloy) threaded insert terminals except as follows:
PVX-340T & PVX-420T are M6 and PVX-2120L & PVX-2580L are "L" Blade (solid copper) terminals. All batteries are supplied with silicon bronze bolts, nuts, and washers required for installation.
Optional (Copper Alloy) Terminal Installed at the Factory: Batteries with a "T" at the end of the part number (except PVX-340T & PVX-420T) are available with an optional factory installed "A" SAE automotive type terminal by adding the appropriate suffix to the end of the part number. For example, order PVX-1040TA instead of PVX-1040T.
Optional (Copper Alloy) Terminal Kit: Kits can be ordered for `After Factory` customer conversions of "T" type batteries (except PVX-340T & PVX-420T) by ordering P/N 6918 for the "A" SAE automotive post kit. Kit includes terminals and installation bolts required for installation.
Terminal Torque Values:
[M6 use 35 in-lbs / 4.0 Nm] [M8 use 70 in-lbs / 7.9 Nm]
All batteries include built in lifting handles except the PVX-490T and PVX-560T.
Capacity ratings are after 15 cycles and are stated at 77°F (25°C) to 1.75 volts per cell.
No Battery Box Required:
Never install Sun Xtender batteries in a sealed compartment or container.
Note that when all of the instructions in the document are followed regarding marking and packaging, this notice is to clarify to shippers and transporters that the batteries listed are packaged and marked in accordance to 49 CFR 173.159(d) and are determined to be in compliance with DOT HMR49 Non-Hazardous Materials, the International Civil Aeronautics Organization (ICAO) and the International Air Transportation Association (IATA), Special Provisions S.P.A67 & A48. Therefore, these batteries are not restricted for shipment by air or any other means of transportation and are exempted from the hazardous material category.
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