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justin_tyers_live_a_c [5. LED Status codes]
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 Simple to install & configure, //Smart Battery Sense// comes with an inline fuse and pre-crimped eyelets. Revealing the self-adhesive tape on the back allows you to mount it directly on the battery. Simple to install & configure, //Smart Battery Sense// comes with an inline fuse and pre-crimped eyelets. Revealing the self-adhesive tape on the back allows you to mount it directly on the battery.
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 +Product page on our main website:\\
 +https://​www.victronenergy.com/​accessories/​smart-battery-sense
  
 === When can I use Smart Battery Sense ...and when should I avoid using it? === === When can I use Smart Battery Sense ...and when should I avoid using it? ===
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 Connect the two eyelets to your battery terminals and attach the unit directly onto the battery-body using its self-adhesive strip. Connect the two eyelets to your battery terminals and attach the unit directly onto the battery-body using its self-adhesive strip.
  
-For //banks// of batteries ​banks //Smart Battery Sense// may be connected to any one of the individual batteries.+For //banks// of batteries //Smart Battery Sense// may be connected to any one of the individual batteries.
  
 If the bat+ and bat- cables are not long enough they may be extended - only make sure you use the same, or a thicker, gauge of cable. If the bat+ and bat- cables are not long enough they may be extended - only make sure you use the same, or a thicker, gauge of cable.
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 This video will show you how to install //Smart Battery Sense// and includes step-by-step instructions for connecting it your mobile phone via VictronConnect [[victronconnect:​ve-smart-networking|]] manual. This video will show you how to install //Smart Battery Sense// and includes step-by-step instructions for connecting it your mobile phone via VictronConnect [[victronconnect:​ve-smart-networking|]] manual.
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-{{youtube>​iKN787s5XjE}}+{{youtube>​v62wCfXaWXY}}
  
 ===== 5. LED Status codes ===== ===== 5. LED Status codes =====
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 On power-up, the Bluetooth LED will be slow-blinking - indicating that the device is ready to accept a Bluetooth connection. On power-up, the Bluetooth LED will be slow-blinking - indicating that the device is ready to accept a Bluetooth connection.
  
-If both LEDs remain illuminated,​ something is wrong with the Smart Battery Sense unit (Hardware error).+If both LEDs remain illuminated,​ something is wrong with the //Smart Battery Sense// unit (Hardware error).
  
-When the LEDs are alternating quickly for more than 30 seconds, the Smart Battery Sense is in firmware update mode and will need to complete the update before it can be used. Firmware updates are performed (where necessary) after connecting to VictronConnect.+When the LEDs are alternating quickly for more than 30 seconds, the //Smart Battery Sense// is in firmware update mode and will need to complete the update before it can be used. Firmware updates are performed (where necessary) after connecting to VictronConnect.
  
  
 ^ Blue LED       ^ Red LED          ^ Smart Battery Sense state ^ Connection State ^ Remark ​ ^ ^ Blue LED       ^ Red LED          ^ Smart Battery Sense state ^ Connection State ^ Remark ​ ^
-| On             | On               | Not functional ​           | Disabled ​        | Hardware error. \\ //Smart Battery Sense// will not be visible in VictronConnect and it will not be contributing information to the VE.Smart Network. | +| On             | On               | Not functional ​           | Disabled ​        | Hardware error. \\ //Smart Battery Sense// will not be visible in VictronConnect and \\ it will not be contributing information to the VE.Smart Network. | 
-| Slow blinking ​ | Off              | Measuring V/T             | Not connected ​   | If VE.Smart Networking has been configured, the device \\ will be broadcasting ​the voltage and temperature ​data \\ to the VE.Smart network. | +| Slow blinking ​ | Off              | Measuring V/T             | Not connected ​   | If VE.Smart Networking has been configured, the device \\ will be contributing ​the voltage and temperature \\ information ​to the VE.Smart network. | 
-| On             | Off              | Measuring V/T             | Connected ​       | If VE.Smart Networking has been configured, the device \\ will be broadcasting ​the voltage and temperature ​data \\ to the VE.Smart network. |+| On             | Off              | Measuring V/T             | Connected ​       | If VE.Smart Networking has been configured, the device \\ will be contributing ​the voltage and temperature \\ information ​to the VE.Smart network. |
 | Fast blinking ​ | Fast blinking ​   | Firmware update ​          | Not connected ​   | Red and Blue LED Alternating ​ | | Fast blinking ​ | Fast blinking ​   | Firmware update ​          | Not connected ​   | Red and Blue LED Alternating ​ |
 | On             | Slow blinking ​   | Firmware update ​          | Connected ​       |         | | On             | Slow blinking ​   | Firmware update ​          | Connected ​       |         |
-| On             | Faster blinking ​ | Firmware update ​          | Uploading ​       |         | +| On             | Fast blinking ​   | Firmware update ​          | Programming ​     |         |
-| Fast blinking ​ | Off              ​| Firmware update ​          | Programming ​     |         |+
  
-===== 6. Trouble shooting ​=====+ 
 +===== 6. Troubleshooting ​=====
  
 See both the [[victronconnect:​start|VictronConnect manual]] and the [[victronconnect:​ve-smart-networking|VE.Smart Network manual]]. See both the [[victronconnect:​start|VictronConnect manual]] and the [[victronconnect:​ve-smart-networking|VE.Smart Network manual]].
  
 ===== 7. Technical product specification ===== ===== 7. Technical product specification =====
 +=== Operation and Dimensions ===
 +^ Description ​            ^ Value    ^
 +| Dimension h x w x d (mm)    | 14 x 38 x 38   |
 +| Cable length ​               | 45cm           |
 +| Eyelet hole size            | 10mm (M10)     |
 +| Fuse rating ​                | T1A 250V       |
 +| Operating temperature range | -10°C to +60°C |
 +| Operating voltage range     | 8V to 60V      |
 +| Absolute maximum voltage ​   | 65V            |
  
 +=== Power consumption ===
 +^ BatteryVoltage ^Not Connected ^Joining VE.Smart Network^Connected^
 +|  12 V                |  0.3 mA    |  0.5 mA         ​| ​ 1.6 mA           |
 +|  24 V                |  0.2 mA    |  0.3 mA         ​| ​ 0.9 mA           |
 +|  48 V                |  0.2 mA    |  0.3 mA         ​| ​ 0.6 mA           |
  
  
 ===== DISQUS ===== ===== DISQUS =====
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 ~~DISQUS~~ ~~DISQUS~~
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