New: Charge Cycle Management

New: Charge Cycle Management

Lithium batteries age rapidly if they are kept above 70% SOC (state of charge) most of the time. TAO BMS has a new feature to manage the charge cycles and extend battery life. Just set it up and forget about it.

Internal Resistance is your enemy!

Internal Resistance is your enemy!

Internal resistance (IR) is a characteristics of a battery cell that is often overlooked. It is in fact one of the most important.
Why is it important? What is the impact of having cells with different internal resistance?
I will cover a bit of theory and translate the research results into practical impact…

Multi-level protection

Multi-level protection

What kind of protection have you designed in your installation to guarantee the safety of your battery, your boat and the crew? I look at it as a cascade of protection levels designed to limit the risk of an incident turning into a major catastrophe.