Rugged Charger

Tough chargers for harsh environments. These controllers are pre-set to charge lead acid or gel cell batteries with Constant Voltage Regulation to your required voltage.

Can by used to run electronics directly from a solar module without a battery.
No interference with radio reception/transmission.
Zero power drain on charging battery.
Designed for harsh environments and long life.

Used in the trucking industry to charge refrigeration or GPS tracking batteries by using extra power from truck lighting wire harness, this extends the battery life and ensures the batteries are ready for use at all times.

CAUTION     Reversing input polarity will damage charger

Model: RC12V

• Turns on with input - does not use power unless input is on
• Protects output from high voltages
• Built in blocking diode
• Automatic shutdown if too hot
• Reliable - 100% solid state
• No radio interference
• Silent
• No need to derate
• Fully encapsulated in epoxy potting
• Solid aluminum case
• 5 year warranty
• Manufactured with solar power
• Designed and built in North America

Electrical Specifications
Constant Voltage Regulation (Set-point to user requirements)
Typical output 14.4 volts (custom voltages 4 to 19 volts)
Max. input voltage 25 volts
Typical charging current 1 amp DC
Battery consumption zero, 0.0 mA
Typical solar consumption 3 mA
16 gauge wire leads

General Specifications
Temperature range: –40° to +50°C -40° to +120°F
Case: Solid aluminum case, completely sealed in epoxy
Weight: 210 grams
Size(H x W x D): 6.4 x 9.6 x 1.8 cm (2.5 x 3.75 by .6 inches)
Mounting: wall mountable
Status Lights: none

Custom voltage output
Custom wire lead lengths

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12 V Rugged Charger
RC12V $89