[time-nuts] float chargers for oscillator backup power
wb4gcs at wb4gcs.org
Sun Oct 26 21:17:30 UTC 2014
Where did you get it?
On 10/26/2014 1:59 PM, Tom Miller wrote:
> Hi Jim,
> 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 shelf.
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