Xantrex Technology IP1012 AL manual

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    IP1012 AL Inverter/Char g er with Ignition Pr otection Owner’ s Guide IP1012 AL IP1012_AL.book Pag[...]

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    IP1012_AL.book Page ii Tuesday, May 1, 2007 12:18 PM[...]

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    IP1012 AL Inverter/ Charger with Ignition Protection Owner’s Guide IP1012_AL.book Page i Tues day,[...]

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    About Xantrex Xantrex T echnology Inc. is a worl d-leadin g supplier of advanced power electroni cs [...]

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    iii About This Guide Purpose The purpose of this Owner ’ s Guide is to provide explanations and pr[...]

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    Safety iv 975-0337-01-01 Chapter 4, “T roubleshooting” provides information to help you identify[...]

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    v Important Safety Information General Pr ecautions 1. Before using the inverter/char ger , re ad al[...]

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    Safety vi 975-0337-01-01 Precautions W hen W orking With Batteries 1. Follow all instructions publi [...]

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    975-0337-01-01 vii Important Safety Information - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - [...]

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    Contents viii 975-0337-01-01 4 Troubleshooting Troubleshooting - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -[...]

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    1 Intr oduction Chapter 1, “Introduction” describes the main performance and protection features[...]

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    Introduction 1–2 975-0337-01-01 Inverter/charg er F eatur es Features The IP1012 AL is an i gnitio[...]

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    Operating F eatures 975-0337-01-01 1–3 Location Ignition protection for safe operatio n in applica[...]

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    Introduction 1–4 975-0337-01-01 • Low voltage shutdo wn The inverter shuts off when your batteri[...]

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    2 Oper ation Chapter 2, “Operation” explains how to calculate the size of the loads you can run [...]

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    Operation 2–2 975-0337-01-01 Planning for A C Loads AC load AC load refers to an AC appliance you [...]

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    Planning for AC Loads 975-0337-01-01 2–3 DC loads DC loads are those that run off a 12 volt electr[...]

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    Operation 2–4 975-0337-01-01 Figure 2-1 shows the relationship b e tween ambient temperatures and [...]

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    Planning for AC Loads 975-0337-01-01 2–5 3. T o find the running time for sever al loads running s[...]

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    Operation 2–6 975-0337-01-01 * A verage ‡ The inverter / char ger shuts down after eight (8) hou[...]

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    Planning for AC Loads 975-0337-01-01 2–7 Running the Alternator W hile Operating A C and DC Loads [...]

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    Operation 2–8 975-0337-01-01 Indication If the alternat or is overloa ded the: • battery voltage[...]

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    Using the Remote Switch 975-0337-01-01 2–9 Using the Remote Switch Switch settings The switch show[...]

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    Operation 2–10 975-0337-01-01 Switch indicators lights The switch indicator lights (i.e., LED) pro[...]

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    Operating the Inverter/Charger 975-0337-01-01 2–11 Operating the Inverter/Char ger This section pr[...]

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    Operation 2–12 975-0337-01-01 Battery Charging Connection cord When you are connected to shorep ow[...]

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    3 Maintenance Chapter 3, “Maintenance” provides procedures for • checking the terminal connect[...]

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    Maintenance 3–2 975-0337-01-01 Maintaining the Inverter/charg er Before doing any maintenance on t[...]

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    Disconnecting and Connecting the Bat teries 975-0337-01-01 3–3 Disconnecting and Connecting the Ba[...]

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    Maintenance 3–4 975-0337-01-01 3. T o reconnect the cab les: a) Connect one end of the positive ba[...]

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    Replacing the Fuse 975-0337-01-01 3–5 T o replace the fus e: 1. Lift the fuse cover off as sh own [...]

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    Maintenance 3–6 975-0337-01-01 Removing and Reconnecting A C Cables T o remove the AC cables: ➣ [...]

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    4 T r oubleshooting Chapter 4, “T roubleshooting” provides information to help you identify comm[...]

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    T roubleshooting 4–2 975-0337-01-01 T r oubleshooting Common Problems The unit shuts down during o[...]

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    T roubleshooting 975-0337-01-01 4–3 Blinking Lights on the Remote Switch Y ou may encounter differ[...]

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    T roubleshooting 4–4 975-0337-01-01 T able 4-2 explains the blin king pattern of the Char ger indi[...]

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    A Specifications Appendix A contains the invert er , charger , and transfer specifications for the I[...]

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    Specifications A–2 975-0337-01-01 Physical Specifications Physical spe c ifications Enclosure Seal[...]

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    Inverter Specifications 975-0337-01-01 A–3 Inverter Specifications All inverter specifications are[...]

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    Specifications A–4 975-0337-01-01 Charg er Specifications All charging specificati ons are at nomi[...]

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    T ransfer and General Specifications 975-0337-01-01 A–5 T r ansfer and General Specifications Abso[...]

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    Specifications A–6 975-0337-01-01 Rating Curves and Charging Pr ofiles Figure A-1 Output surge rat[...]

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    Rating Curves and Charging Profiles 975-0337-01-01 A–7 Figure A-3 T hree-stage charging profile Bu[...]

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    A–8 IP1012_AL.book Page 8 Tues day, May 1, 2007 12:18 PM[...]

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    975-0337-01-01 IX-1 A AC cables, removing or connecting 3–6 AC load calculating size 2–4 definit[...]

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    Index IX–2 975-0337-01-01 loads, effect of lar ge loads on alternator 2–7 low battery sh utdown [...]

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    975-0337-01-01 WA–1 W arranty and Return Information Wa r r a n t y What does this warranty cover?[...]

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    W arranty and Return WA–2 975-0337-01-01 What proof of pur chase is requir ed? In any warranty cla[...]

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    W arranty and Return 975-0337-01-01 WA–3 Exclusions If this product is a consumer product, federal[...]

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    W arranty and Return WA–4 975-0337-01-01 Out of W arr anty Service If the warranty period for y ou[...]

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    IP1012_AL.book Page 5 Tues day, May 1, 2007 12:18 PM[...]

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    Xantrex Technology Inc. 1 800 670 0707 Tel toll free NA 1 360 925 5097 Tel direct 1 800 994 7828 Fax[...]