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Can I Load Shave in an AC Coupled System?

Load Shaving while AC Coupling

Conext XW+/SW AC Coupled

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Conext XW+/SW

Process of Load Shave is defeated when AC Coupling.

This is not able to be accomplished because of how Load Shave functionally works. The inverter will stop Load Shaving when the batteries reach Recharge V + 0.5 V. The batteries will then sit idly, and there is no way to tell the inverter to charge the batteries. Therefore, the AC Coupled solar power is not distributed to the batteries and the batteries do not get charged.
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