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by ghostcat
Wed Feb 20, 2013 4:14 pm
Forum: All things battery related
Topic: Help Needed with Mobility Scooter Batteries
Replies: 13
Views: 43631

Re: Help Needed with Mobility Scooter Batteries

Thanks for the detailed response Greg, Unfortunately I haven't managed to hunt down a "inductive clamp on meter". Not that I think it matters as being limited for space, I will just get the largest capacity battery that fits; which I believe is the 82Ah. Thus its just a question of whether...
by ghostcat
Sun Feb 03, 2013 12:49 pm
Forum: All things battery related
Topic: Help Needed with Mobility Scooter Batteries
Replies: 13
Views: 43631

Re: Help Needed with Mobility Scooter Batteries

Thanks for all the replies so far, there have been some good points. I did think about bad connections and so I took some measurements at the plugs that are used to connect the battery to the scooter. These were the same as the ones from the battery terminal. Just in case I have measured the resista...
by ghostcat
Mon Jan 28, 2013 2:44 pm
Forum: All things battery related
Topic: Help Needed with Mobility Scooter Batteries
Replies: 13
Views: 43631

Re: Help Needed with Mobility Scooter Batteries

OK. I need to work out how to measure the on-load current. I can also work out the slope, which will be easier. Current estimate is 200' in about 1500' but that is just a guess. I will get a more accurate reading shortly Meanwhile, assuming that this is load is too large; is there another kind/ make...
by ghostcat
Sun Jan 27, 2013 12:46 pm
Forum: All things battery related
Topic: Help Needed with Mobility Scooter Batteries
Replies: 13
Views: 43631

Re: Help Needed with Mobility Scooter Batteries

But another possibility comes to mind, you stated that the scooter can recover energy when going downhill. The problem you have is that since you are starting out at the top of a hill with a fully charged battery you won't be able to put any more energy into the pack, or at least you shouldn't try....
by ghostcat
Wed Jan 16, 2013 2:14 pm
Forum: All things battery related
Topic: Help Needed with Mobility Scooter Batteries
Replies: 13
Views: 43631

Help Needed with Mobility Scooter Batteries

I hope you don't mind me posting here. I have a problem with the batteries on my wife's mobility scooter and I am hoping to tap your expertise. Background ========== My wife has a mobility scooter which has two 82Ah Haze SLA (AGM) Batteries, which we recently replaced, along with a new (matching) ch...

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