DC to AC Power Inverter : 12 Volt Battery Archives - Power Inverter


Automotive vs Deep Cycle Batteries

Posted on May 09, 2014

Small Inverters: Most automobile and marine batteries will provide an ample power supply for 30 to 60 minutes even when the engine is off. Actual time may vary depending on the age and condition of the battery, and the power demand being placed on it by the equipment being operated by the inverter. If you […]


How do I connect two or more batteries together?

Posted on May 09, 2014

It may be advisable to operate the inverter from a bank of 12 Volt batteries of the same type in a “parallel” configuration. Two such batteries will generate twice the amp/hours of a single battery; three batteries will generate three times the amp/hours, and so on. This will lengthen the time before your batteries will […]


Power Inverters – Using a Microwave Oven with a Power Inverter

Posted on May 09, 2014

For more information take a look at www.powerinverters.com The power rating used with microwave ovens is the “cooking power” which refers to the power being “delivered” to the food being cooked. The actual operating power requirement rating is higher than the cooking power rating (for example, a microwave with “advertised” rating of 600 watts usually […]


Power Inverters – How to install a DC to AC Power Inverter

Posted on May 09, 2014

The main use of a power inverter is to take battery power (DC power) and convert it to regular power for your electronics/appliaces (AC power). You do this by connecting battery cables from the inverter to your battery and then you are able to plugin your components directly into the power inverter. The usual output […]


Using a 5000 Watt Power Inverter to Run an Off Grid Home

Posted on Jan 08, 2014

DC to AC Power Inverters can be used as an excellent off grid power source. With the use of direct current for a 12 volt battery or 24 volt battery system the dc to ac power inverter will output a standard household 120 volt alternating current. With a 5000 watt dc to ac power inverter […]


Do I need a 12 Volt Battery to use my Solar Panels with my DC to AC Power Inverter?

Posted on Nov 22, 2013

I’m looking to hook up solar panels to my 240VAC 4500W hot water tank that I’m using to heat my basement and garage infloor system. Would I be able to connect the solar panels directly to the dc to ac power inverters? Or Do I need a 12 Volt or 24 Volt battery bank? If […]


12 Volt and 24 Volt Battery Bank Setup

Posted on Nov 18, 2013

Hello, I need to know the appropriate size of battery bank to use with the 6000 watt 12 volt dc to ac power inverter. I have 6 deep cell and 5 auto batteries at the moment, also the size of wire from the batteries to the dc to ac power inverter and the battery to […]