ups advice?

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  1. Franna29

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    Good dag all

    I want to get a ups for these simple load shedding sh...:m87:.

    I will be running only my return pump from the ups. what size will you suggest I use and is there someone that have a nice ups extra in your garage you are willing to sell.?
     
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    wattage on pump?
     
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    32 w 2000 lph pump
     
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    here is the pump

    jebo retrn.PNG
     
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    hi

    a standard 1KVA UPS will work fine, you can probably get a DIY battery, 150W inverter and charger for less

    but you looking around R2000, which in comparison to livestock and heartache is cheap
     
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    Thanx. Got a 800va ups but need to replace battery Any suggestions.
     
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    How long will this UPS run that return pump?
     
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    As long as posible. With the load shedding normally 2 hours maybe 3
     
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