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Dump Load

300 Watt Dump Load for 48 Volt Systems

48 Volt Dump Load for Wind Turbine and Solar Generators
48 Volt Dump Load for Wind Turbine and Solar Generators

This is a heavy duty, wire-wound, power resistor designed to be used as a dump load for 12-Volt battery bank systems. Each resistor is capable of dumping/dissipating 370 Watts at continuous duty making them perfect diversion loads for wind generator and solar panel systems.

600W Dump Load System

Perforated Steel Dump/Diversion Load Enclosure with 600 Watt Dump Load

Perforated Steel Dump/Diversion Load Enclosure with 600 Watt Dump Load

Dump load resistors get very hot, but steel enclosures do not! Provides excellent ventilation while also protecting you from injury.

What is included with this order?

  • One large perforated steel dump load enclosure
  • Two 300 Watt dump loads (600 Watt total dump load capacity)
  • 4 sets of fasteners (nuts/bolts/washers to mount the dump loads to the steel enclosure)

Dump and Diversion Load System

Dump loads mounted inside enclosure, perfect for solar and wind power systems.
Perforated enclosure provides protection and ventilation for dump loads.

Dump load resistors get real hot, but steel enclosures do not!

What is included with this item?

  1. One large perforated steel dump load enclosure (see dimensions below)
  2. Up to five 300 Watt dump loads (1500 Watt total dump load capacity!) Configure your dump capacity below.
  3. 10 sets of fasteners (Nuts/bolts/washers to mount the dump loads to the steel enclosure)
  4. Available for 12, 24 and 48 Volt Systems!

Perforated steel enclosure

Wind Turbine Dump and Diversion Loads: What They Do and How to Choose the Right System

We get a lot of questions about why dump loads must be used on wind turbines and how to figure out the proper dump load(s) that’s required for a particular system. The first part of this article will explain why dump loads are used on wind turbines and the second part of this article will explain in detail how to determine what dump loads will work for your particular system.

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