Victron BMV700 Battery Monitor
Victron BMV 700 battery monitor including shunt.
The BMV-700 is the latest high precision battery monitor from Victron. The BMV-700 monitors voltage and current of a single battery bank and calculates power, state-of-charge and time-to-go.
Installation is simply a case of connecting the supplied shunt in the negative battery cable, mounting the monitor in a 52mm diameter hole and connecting the wires. An optional wall enclosure is available if surface mounting is preferred.
Easy to Install: All electrical connections are to the quick connect PCB on the current shunt. The shunt connects to the monitor with a standard RJ12 telephone cable. Included: RJ 12 cable (10 m) and battery cable with fuse (2 m); no other components needed. Also included are a separate front bezel for a square or round display appearance, a securing ring for rear mounting and screws for front mounting.
Very Low Current Draw from the Battery: Current consumption: 0,7Ah per month (1mA) @12V and 0,6Ah per month (0,8mA) @ 24V Especially Li-ion batteries have virtually no capacity left when discharged until low voltage shutdown. After shutdown due to low cell voltage, the capacity reserve of a Li-ion battery is approximately 1Ah per 100Ah battery capacity. The battery will be damaged if the remaining capacity reserve is drawn from the battery. A residual current of 10mA for example may damage a 200Ah battery if the system is left in discharged state during more than 8 days.
Bi-Stable Alarm Relay: Prevents increased current draw in case of an alarm.
- Battery voltage, current, power, ampere-hours consumed and state of charge
- Remaining time at the current rate of discharge
- Programmable visual and audible alarm
- Programmable relay, to turn off non critical loads or to run a generator when needed
- 500 Amp quick connect shunt and connection kit
- Shunt selection capability up to 10.000 Amps
- VE.Direct communication port
- Stores a wide range of historical events, which can be used to evaluate usage patterns and battery health
- Wide input voltage range: 6,5 – 70V
- High current measurement resolution: 10 mA (0,01A)
GENERALSupply Voltage Range: 6.5 - 70 VDC
Current Draw, Back Light Off: < 1mA
Input Voltage Range, Auxiliary Battery: 6.5 - 70 VDC
Battery Capacity (Ah): 1 - 9999 Ah
Operating Temperature Range: -40 +50°C (-40 - 120°F)
Measures Voltage of Second Battery, or Temperature, or Midpoint: Yes
Temperature Measurement Range: -20 +50°C
VE.Direct Communication Port: Yes
Bistable Relay: 60V / 1A normally open (function can be inverted)
RESOLUTION & ACCURACY (with a 500 A shunt)Current: ± 0,01A
Voltage: ± 0,01V
Amp Hours: ± 0,1 Ah
State of Charge: (0 – 100%) ± 0,1%
Time to Go: ± 1 min
Temperature (0 - 50°C or 30 - 120°F): ± 1°C/°F
Accuracy of Current Measurement: ± 0,4%
Accuracy of Voltage Measurement: ± 0,3%
INSTALLATION & DIMENSIONSInstallation: Flush mount
Front: 63mm diameter
Front Bezel: 69 x 69mm (2.7 x 2.7 inch)
Body Diameter and Depth: 52mm (2.0 inch) and 31mm (1.2 inch)
Protection Category: IP55 (not intended for outdoor use)
STANDARDSSafety: EN 60335-1
Emission/Immunity: EN 55014-1 / EN 55014-2
Automotive: ECE R10-4 / EN 50498
ACCESSORIESShunt (included): 500A / 50mV
Cables (included): 10 meter 6 core UTP with RJ12 connectors, and cable with fuse for ‘+’ connection
Temperature Sensor: Optional (ASS000100000)