PPG/Electric Paragliding – Li-ion Battery Packs

6S12P 120A NCR18650GA battery pack
8S9P US18650VT6, generic discharge connector.

Assembled on demand, based on P.O. 
Delivered (in selected countries) within 14 days.

Price:
€ 1700,- (set of 2 battery packs, 8S charger not included) + shipping
€ 3400,- (set of 4 battery packs, 8S iCharger 208B included) + shipping

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Applications examples:
-Electric Powered Paragliding (E-Glider PPG)

For E-Glider PPG must be used a set of two 8S battery packs connected in series (max. 63V).
The endurance of one flight: about 65min.
Charging time the one battery pack: 80 min.

 

Battery pack technical specs and performances:

  • Cell count: 72 (same rank cells)
  • Cell type: Lithium-ion US18650VT6 15A-30A, Made in Japan
  • Series-Parallel-Connected Cells: 8S9P
  • Battery pack internal resistance (IR): less than 20mΩ
  • Capacity: 28Ah (28000 mAh)
  • Voltage (nominal) 29.6V
  • Energy: 828Wh
  • Power: max. 7900W
  • Continuous discharge current: >135A
  • Maximum continuous discharge current (10 sec): 270A
  • Maximum allowable charge voltage: 33.6V
  • The discharge end voltage should be more than 21.6V (24.6V for long lifespan)
  • Charging current (CC): max. 16A
  • Weight: 3600 grams (including wiring harnesses, connectors & covering)
  • Physical dimensions (distance between cell pack edges, excluding harnesses): 280 x 104 x 72 mm.

Wiring harnesses and connectors

  • Discharge wire type: Multi-strand 8AWG flexible silicone insulated copper
  • 24k Gold plated discharge connector: SUPRA-X PRO S8 300A, other.
  • Cable adapter for charging (XT30)
  • Y-Harness series lead cable for two battery packs ( SUPRA-X PRO S8/Anderson SB)
  • Discharge wire length (pack to connector end) +/- 100mm
  • Balance Plug: JST-XH 9-pin
  • Balance wire length (pack to connector end): +/- 70mm

Thermal management

  • Passive Built-in Battery Cooling System (based on the thermodynamics of conduction).
  • Shielded and Cooled Discharge Cable.

Optional

  • LM35 Temperature Sensor, with a standard 3-pin connector.
  • 10k NTC thermistor/sensor TDK Electronics.

Warranty

  • 2 year

The battery pack rugged construction. The entire cell block is surrounded by a multi-layers shield with mechanical strength and dielectric insulated, outside-reinforced with an aluminized film used in the spacecraft industry. All covering materials provide a high sealing, improve thermal performance and contribute to the robustness of the battery pack. Externally is wrapped in a hard (Black & Blue) PVC film.

 

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Specifications:
Input Voltage: 10-28 Volts
DC Charge Current Range: 0.05 – 20.0
Amps Discharge Current Range: 0.05 – 20.0 Amps
Maximum Charge Power Capacity: 350W
Maximum Discharge Power Capacity: 30W
Current Drain for Balancing: <350mA
Balance Accuracy: <10mv
Lithium-ion Battery Cell Count: 1-8 series
Log File Storage: 16 Mbit (36 Hours)
Battery Setup Memories: 10
Intelligent Temperature Control: Yes
PC Connect: USB Port
Weight: 420g
Dimensions (LxWxD): 143x97x26