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battery_compatibility:byd_b-box [2019-02-18 14:08]
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-=== 1.2 A Venus-device is required, ​either ​Color Control GX (CCGX) ​or Venus GX (VGX) === +=== 1.2 A Venus-device is required, ​eg Color Control GX (CCGX)Venus GX (VGX), etc === 
  
-It is essential to use the CAN-bus connection of the CCGX or VGX with the BYD batteries for the keep-alive signal, communication of charge and discharge limits, error codes and state of charge. ​+It is essential to use the CAN-bus connection of a [[venus-os:​start|Venus-device]] ​with the BYD batteries for the keep-alive signal, communication of charge and discharge limits, error codes and state of charge. ​
  
-When used with B-Box batteries, the minimum required firmware version for the [[https://​www.victronenergy.com/​panel-systems-remote-monitoring/​color-control|Color Control GX]] is v2.15. It is highly recommended to use the latest firmware version on all connected devices, including CCGX/VGX, Inverter/​Charger and MPPTs. There are regular updates to improve performance and reliability. ​+When used with B-Box batteries, the minimum required firmware version for the [[venus-os:start|Venus-device]] is v2.15. It is highly recommended to use the latest firmware version on all connected devices, including CCGX/VGX, Inverter/​Charger and MPPTs. There are regular updates to improve performance and reliability. ​
  
 === 1.3 All 48V Multis, MultiPlusses,​ MultiGrids and Quattros are compatible === === 1.3 All 48V Multis, MultiPlusses,​ MultiGrids and Quattros are compatible ===
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 __MPPTs with a VE.Direct port__ __MPPTs with a VE.Direct port__
  
-MPPTs are controlled via the [[venus-os:​start|Venus-device]]. Make sure the [[venus-os:​start|Venus-device]] runs v2.15 or later, and the MPPTs to 1.30 or the latest available version. ​+MPPTs are controlled via the [[venus-os:​start|Venus-device]]. Make sure the [[venus-os:​start|Venus-device]] runs v2.15 or later, and the MPPTs to 1.39 or the latest available version. ​
  
 The MPPT requires connection to the [[venus-os:​start|Venus-device]] to regulate charge currents as the batteries require (due to temperature,​ etc) The MPPT requires connection to the [[venus-os:​start|Venus-device]] to regulate charge currents as the batteries require (due to temperature,​ etc)
battery_compatibility/byd_b-box.txt · Last modified: 2019-03-16 06:38 by guy_stewart