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  1. Dylant

    Dylant

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    Hi everyone,

    So last night power was out for a couple hours. Hardly slept worrying about my livestock. Luckily no losses.

    I was wandering if anyone uses ups systems to run a pump or two during times like these? How does it work?

    Thanks
     
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  3. dallasg

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    yes i use a 600w modified sine wave inverter, with a deep cycle battery, i get 12hrs+ from it
     
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    what do you run on this 600W for 12 hours?

    What modification does it have?
     
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    I use a 12 volt boat bilge pump set up for power outages,cheap and powerful.
     
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    I had 2x1500W Modified sine wave inverters that I ran.
    One on each tank until a power spike took then both out about 2 weeks ago....
     
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