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  1. Peukert effect during charge as well as discharge

    Batteries and Charging
    Generally the Peukert effect is considered during discharge of lead-acid batteries, but for charging there is a similar effect. I found a detailed explanation of this phenomenon here: http://www.smartgauge.co.uk/peukert_chg.html and in more detail...
  2. 48V or 72V? Watt/hr + Peukert, etc.

    Batteries and Charging
    I was going to go with 48V for my motorcycle. 48V X 55ah = 2640 watt/hr. If I go with 72V X 38ah, I get 2738 watt/hr, roughly the same. I am assuming that purely from a range standpoint, the 72V system will go farther because of less current draw and therefore less Peukert effect. Or do I just...
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