TB17

Marine

Advanced Lithium-ion Battery

TB17 Advanced Lithium-ion Marine Battery
The TB17 Advanced Lithium-ion Battery starts the
engine quickly and features superior energy density. Nanophosphate® lithium-ion cells offer 3x the energy
per kilogram, resulting in a battery that is 45% lighter than lead-acid or nickel-cadmium alternatives.

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Technical Drawing
OL 6430017

Safety Data Sheet
SDS470

Battery Comparison Chart

Features

  • Overcharge, over-discharge, over-current, short circuit, over-temperature, under-temperature and charge current limiting protection
  • Discrete and analog communication
  • Higher voltage during engine start — Less wear, less maintenance and increased useful life
  • 2-year maintenance interval —
    50 – 90% savings on maintenance costs
  • 10 years (average) useful life
  • Designed and built in Wichita, Kansas, USA
  • 2-year limited warranty
  • 17 amp-hour battery nominal at 23°C/73.4°F
  • Weighs 16 lbs. — 45% lighter than lead-acid or nickel-cadmium alternatives
  • Advanced Nanophosphate® lithium-ion cell chemistry from A123 Systems, LLC — 3x the energy per kilogram when compared to lead-acid and nickel-cadmium cells
  • 7 engine starts from a single charge
  • 30 minutes (at 34 amps) for complete recharge when the battery is fully discharged
  • Superior performance at extreme temperatures (-40°C/-40°F to 70°C/158°F)

The Nanophosphate® Lithium-ion Advantage

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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

Product Comparison

Model Number Battery Technology Voltage Output Capacity (1C rate) Weight Maintenance Useful Life
TB17 Lithium-ion 26.4 VDC 17 amp-hour 16 lbs. 2 years 10 years (average)
Lead-acid 24 VDC 13.6 amp-hour 29.5 lbs. Annual 2 – 4 years
Nickel-cadmium 24 VDC 17 amp-hour 38.5 lbs. 200 – 400 hours 5 – 10 years

Technical Specifications

Capacity 17 amp-hour nominal at 23°C/73.4°F
Charge Voltage 28 VDC (nominal)
Output Voltage 26.4 VDC (nominal)
Output Current 500A continuous, 840A max
Technology Advanced Nanophosphate® lithium-ion cell chemistry from A123 Systems, LLC
Protection Overcharge, over-discharge, over-current, short circuit, over-temperature,
under-temperature and charge current limiting
Energy Density 64.4 Wh/kg
87.1 Wh/liter
Operating Temperature -40°C to 70°C (-40°F to 158°F)
Weight 16 lbs (7.26 kg)
Dimensions 7.22” L x 7.37” W x 6.01” H
Configuration 7P8S; 7 parallel cells x 8 series modules
Maintenance 2-year maintenance interval; offers 50 – 90% savings on maintenance costs
Useful Life 10 years (average)
Case Anodized aluminum, blue
Approvals FAA TSO certified to C179a
ETSO certified to C179a
RTCA DO-311 qualified
RTCA DO-160G qualified
UNDOT/IATA qualified