Enerdrive Technical Tips

Welcome to our Technical Tips page where we share some wise words about our products and other independent power knowledge.

Understanding Pure Sine Power Inverters

An inverter is a piece of equipment that converts DC battery power into AC 230v mains power. Inverters are available in varying wattage outputs ranging from 150w through to 5000w+. When inverters were first invented, they produced what is called a “Modified” sine wave...

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Flat v Angle Installation of Solar Panels

The positioning of solar panels determines the power output. The angle of the sun in relationship to the angle of the solar panel determines the maximum power density. The tilt angle has the biggest effect on the efficiency of the solar panel. When the angle of the...

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New ePOWER Inverter with AC Transfer & Safety Switch Protection

There is an old saying, “Why build a better Mouse Trap”. If it works and does the job, why do you need to go out of your way, spend time and resources to make it better? Well at Enerdrive we were stuck with this idea for a very long time when it came to installing...

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Lithium Battery Overview 2016

Lithium Battery Overview 2016 Lithium Based batteries are quickly becoming a reasonable replacement for the 150 year old technology of Lead-Acid batteries. In applications where weight is a consideration, Lithium batteries are among the lightest options available. In...

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How to Charge a flat battery with an ePOWER charger

How to Charge a flat battery with an ePOWER charger. Using an ePOWER charger to recover a battery below 3.5vdc. The ePOWER charger is designed to recharge and maintain a deep cycle battery to the best of its capabilities in normal operating conditions. There however...

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Lithium Battery Systems Explained.

Lithium Battery Systems Explained. Michael Browning, Caravan World. To better understand the advantages of having a Lithium Battery System installed in your new caravan, 4WD or camper van, Wally O'Hea represents Enerdrive as Michael Browning from Caravan World takes...

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Why Do I Need Power Filtration Protection?

Why Do I Need Power Filtration Protection? ALL electronic equipment that plugs into AC power should be protected. Without suitable protection, your expensive home theatre, sound system, TV, entertainment centre or computer equipment will likely be damaged by the...

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Lithium … It’s All The Rage

Lithium Batteries Are All The Rage ... But does your Caravan or RV really need a lightweight, super-efficient battery system? We get many people inquiring about lithium batteries for their caravans, motorhomes and boats, but the big question is do they really need to...

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DC to DC Converters Explained

A brief look at DC to DC Converters and what they do. Step Up-Step Down, Isolated & Non Isolated, what does it all mean? What is a step up DC to DC Converter? A step-up dc-dc converter is an electronic circuit that raises the DC voltage level from a lower value to...

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Enerdrive Custom Wiring Schematics

Detailed Wiring for Caravans Equipped with Enerdrive Products. Did you know that Enerdrive can assist you with your wiring layouts. We have designed many easy to follow, detailed wiring schematics for our customers to ensure the best system set up. One such example is...

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Recharge a Second or Third Battery with ePOWER Battery Charger.

Recharge Your Entire Battery System with the ePOWER Battery Charger. Recharging multiple batteries has never been easier. Bank 1 PRIORITY – Charge Where You Need it Most The ePOWER Charger delivers a priority charge to Bank 1, or your main house battery bank which...

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