Balancing the cells of a LiFePO4 battery allows the most energy to be used from the battery. Since LiFePO4 cells require a Battery Management System (BMS) to protect the cells from damage, the BMS will prevent charging or discharging if any cell gets too high or low respectively. If any cell is out of balance, […]
Certain batteries have limitations as to whether they can be connected in parallel or series. This post aims to clarify this topic. Models of batteries: Base – This battery is the original design SOK battery that has no Bluetooth or heating pads. Plus – This is the newer version that has Bluetooth functionality, but […]
These settings have been extensively tested by SOK Battery to ensure the proper function of both the battery and the shunts. Deviating from these settings may lead to inaccurate measurements. Settings For Victron SmartShunt & BMV-712: The settings only – these are explained more in depth below to better explain if these need fine tuning. […]
To connect to the SOK bluetooth battery, search for ABC-BMS on google or apple store and install on your phone. When you open the app, it will automatically connect to whichever battery it finds first. If you have multiple batteries, you can choose which one to connect to by clicking on the top menu and […]
What is a “sleeping” battery? In layman’s terms, a sleeping battery is a battery that does not have any voltage coming out of the terminals on top. It is in a protection state that prevents discharge. The batteries have a device inside called a BMS (battery management system) that is responsible for making sure that […]
The full manual for this battery is available in an online version from Current Connected. You can view the manual by following this link: www.currentconnected.com/sk48v100/manual Since this manual is regularly updated with the latest information, a downloadable version is not currently available.