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Battery discharge test: what is it and what is it for?

Técnico tomando medidas en la prueba de descarga de baterías

The battery discharge test is perhaps one of the most reliable tests you can perform on a battery or a battery bank. It provides a comprehensive insight into the health status of the cells. In this post, we will analyze this test applied to stationary battery technology, with a focus on battery banks. Let’s get […]

Sealed battery stationary lead-acid

Sealed battery

The sealed battery is also known as ‘valve-regulated’ or ‘VRLA’ (Valve-Regulated Lead-Acid). These batteries have the great advantage of being maintenance-free, which significantly reduces the costs associated with stationary battery maintenance. Although they generate gases like open batteries, these gases are vented to the outside through special one-way valves. This makes them ideal for installation […]

How to perform the discharge test of a stationary battery bank

different types of batteries for discharge test

Knowing the operational status of a stationary battery will save you from many unpleasant surprises. That’s why the battery discharge test is one of the most reliable methods. It will indicate whether they are capable of fulfilling their mission and if they retain the design attributes expected of them. An example of the latter is […]