Backup - How long can the batteries run the system?
How long can the batteries run the system?
Xantrex dealers can customize a system with any battery run time you need. The recommended battery bank size for a generator/recharged system is eight hours, so that you can keep your generator turned off all night. (This type of "quiet period" is a standard, field-adjustable feature on Xantrex SW Series systems.) Systems that include solar panels for recharging should have larger battery banks in order to take full advantage of available sunshine.
Please use our online battery calculator to assist in determining the size of battery bank necessary for your usage http://www.xantrex.com/support/howlong.asp