Originally Posted by bansil
Yup, that's the one. Only thing is - it doesn't do equalize. After 7 days at float, it will trigger what they call a "boost", which is really just running through the bulk and absorb stages again before dropping back to float. Of course, that requires that it be plugged in all the time. Otherwise, it will reset the 7 day timer every time you unplug it.
Still, the Iota with IQ/4 is extremely popular with the solar crowd who tend to run large banks of flooded batteries.
Also, by regularly pumping up the batteries to 14.8v, you shouldn't need EQ very often, if at all.
EDIT: But keep an eye on your water use. You will use more.
Last edited by dwh; 06-13-2012 at 05:53 PM.
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