Aviation

TX16

Lithium-ion Battery

A lithium-ion battery exclusively offered for experimental aircraft. The TX16 is designed with the same architecture as certified True Blue Power® battery products and offers the experimental market a safe and reliable lithium-ion battery. View all Advanced Lithium-ion Batteries

Features

  • 16 amp-hour battery nominal at 23°C/73.4°F
  • Weighs 15.6 lbs. — 45% lighter than lead-acid or nickel-cadmium alternatives
  • Advanced Nanophosphate® lithium-ion cell chemistry — 3x the energy per kilogram when compared to lead-acid and nickel-cadmium cells
  • Rapid recharge and multiple levels of redundancy
  • Superior performance at extreme temperatures (-40°C/-40°F to 50°C/122°F)
  • Environmentally friendly with no special disposal requirements
  • Overcharge, over-discharge, over-current, short circuit, over-temperature, under-temperature protection with automatic built-in heater and overtemperature protection monitor circuit
  • 2-year maintenance interval — 50 – 90% savings on maintenance costs
  • 8 years (average) useful life
  • 18-month limited warranty

Specifications

Model Number
TX16
Capacity
16 amp-hour nominal at 23°C/73.4°F
Weight
15.6 lbs (45% lighter than lead-acid or nickel-cadmium alternatives)
Technology
Advanced Nanophosphate® lithium-ion cell chemistry
Charge Voltage
28 VDC nominal
Output Voltage
26.4 VDC nominal
Output Current
240A continuous, 840A max
Energy Density
Battery cells deliver 3x the energy per kilogram when compared to lead-acid and nickel-cadmium cells
Operating Temperature
-40°C to 50°C (-40°F to 122°F)
Altitude
55,000 ft
Dimensions
7.22” L x 7.37” W x 6.01” H
Maintenance
2-year maintenance interval; offers 50 – 90% savings on maintenance costs
Safety
Rapid recharge and multiple levels of redundancy
Protection
Overcharge, over-discharge, over-current, short circuit, over-temperature

Under-temperature protection with automatic built-in heater and overtemperature protection monitor circuit
Environmentally Friendly
No special disposal requirements
Warranty
18-month limited

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The Nanophosphate® Lithium-ion Advantage


Power

Superior power by weight or volume in a cost effective solution


Safety

Nanophosphate® is stable chemically, providing the foundation for safe systems


Life

Excellent calendar and cycle life with consistent performance over extended use


Energy

Higher useable energy means greater battery utilization and lower cost