Batteries are here!

   Posted by: RobPatton   in Solar Power


Today I moved in and hooked up 4 brand new MK Battery 8A8D batteries.  At 250ah each, this gives me a respectable amount of battery, and should make the system very happy.  Also, at 160 pounds each, 650 pounds total, there is even less chance of my house blowing away in a storm.


MK AGM Batteries
Sealed Recombinant Battery
AGM Type, 6 & 12 Volt


  • Sealed Absorbed Technology: Completely sealed; valve regulated battery with efficient recombination.
  • 250 quality control checks through ISO 9001.
  • UL recognized components MH17218.
  • Rated non-spillable by ICAO/IATA/DOT.
  • Forged terminals and bushings assure no leakage.
  • Tank formation ensures voltage matching between cells
  • Polpropylene Container/Cover
  • Operating Temperature Range: -40°F (-40°C) to 140°F (60°C)


PDF Specsheet  doc_8a8d-ltp_20070530142024.pdf

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