[time-nuts] float chargers for oscillator backup power
tmiller11147 at verizon.net
Sun Oct 26 17:59:12 UTC 2014
I think these chargers are only meant for float charging the battery. They
are not meant to supply a load (GPSDO) current.
It is more for connecting to your motorcycle or tractor battery and keeping
it fully charged over winter storage conditions.
I just picked up a MeanWell 24 volt switcher rated at 24 volts @ 6.5 amps
and has a fine adjustment that will go to >28 volts. Also, it has remote
sense connections. It was $25 including shipping.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Jim Lux" <jimlux at earthlink.net>
To: "Discussion of precise time and frequency measurement"
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Sent: Sunday, October 26, 2014 11:29 AM
Subject: [time-nuts] float chargers for oscillator backup power
> There are a variety of inexpensive wall-wart packaged float chargers for
> lead acid batteries around. Might be easier to just get something off the
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