The Power Scavenger is Lincad’s all-purpose solution to mobile power management in any situation where reliability, light weight and ease of use are critical. It charges different battery types of any electrochemistry from any DC input such as solar panels, a vehicle or other batteries.
LIPS USB Power Adaptor
The LIPS USB Power Adaptor is a lightweight charger which can be used in the field to charge a USB device using power from the Lincad range of 24V batteries.
|Input Supply||LIPS 10, LIPS 11 & LIPS12 Interface||NSN||tbc|
|Output||5V (±0.2V), 1.5A Max per output||Weight||300g|
|Channels||Two||Dimensions||84mm (w) x 49mm (d) x 83mm (h)|
LIPS Fast Charger
The LIPS Fast Charger can rapidly charge up to four LIPS batteries simultaneously. Offering reduced charge times compared to the Four Channel LIPS Charger, it is compatible with all of our current range of LIPS products and is software upgradeable for future LIPS products.
|Input Supply||Universal Mains||NSN||6130-99-613-5759|
|Charge Time||LIPS 10 - <2.5 Hrs||Forced Cooling||Yes|
|Channels||4||Pc Connectivity||USB 1.1|
|Weight||26.5 Kg||Dimensions||440x400x310 mm|
The Solar Charger charges a single LIPS 5, 10, 11 or 12 battery using solar panels. Weighing just 680 g, it provides flexibility in the field when no AC or vehicle DC source is available. With a charge current of up to 10 A, it can offer greatly reduced charge times.
|Input Supply||Solar Panel||NSN||N/A|
|Charge Time||LIPS 10 <2.5 Hrs||Forced Cooling||No|
|Weight||680 G||Dimensions||210x75x45 mm|
LIPS DC Vehicle Charger
The LIPS DC Vehicle Charger can charge up to three LIPS 5, 10, 11 or 12 batteries simultaneously from a DC output socket on a vehicle, providing flexibility when no AC source is available.
|Input Supply||DC Vehicle Supply||NSN||6130-99-254-3742|
|Charge Time||LIPS 10 - < 5 Hrs||Forced Cooling||No|
|Weight||12.8 KG||Dimensions||507x288x205 mm|
Four Channel LIPS Charger
The Four Channel LIPS Charger can charge up to four LIPS batteries simultaneously. Compared to the Caravel Charger, it offers the end user a saving in total charge time for a fleet of LIPS batteries and offers a space saving over the use of individual Caravel Chargers. It is compatible with all of our current range of LIPS products and is software upgradeable for future LIPS products.
|Input Supply||Universal Mains||NSN||6130-99-551-3804|
|Charge Time||LIPS 10- <5 Hrs||Forced Cooling||No|
|Channels||4||PC Connectivity||RS232 Serial|
|Weight||17.1 Kg||Dimensions||510x360x320 mm|
The Caravel Charger is Lincad’s longest in-service charger, being developed for the first LIPS batteries in 2000. It is compatible with all of our current range of LIPS products and is software upgradeable for future LIPS products.
|Input Supply||Universal Mains||NSN||6130-99-660-3297|
|Charge Time||LIPS 10 - <5 Hrs||Forced Cooling||No|
|Channels||1||PC Connectivity||RS232 Serial|
|Weight||6 Kg||Dimensions||305x319x234 mm|
LIPS 10 UPS
The LIPS 10 UPS (uninterruptible power supply) system is an easily portable power management system which can be configured to use up to four LIPS 10 batteries to provide a regulated 24 V DC power supply of up to 92 Ah to a host system. Normally powered from an AC mains input, recharge of the LIPS 10 batteries is achieved via an integrated charger. The LIPS 10 UPS may also be used in a stand-alone configuration.
|Voltage||24 V (Nom Output)||NSN||N/A|
|Capacity||95 Ah||Capacity Gauge||5 LED|
|Energy Density||N/A||Battery Comms||Optional|
|Weight||18 Kg (Charger)||Dimensions||490-389-230 mm|
The BPM (battery power module) is a ruggedised UPS system that provides a regulated 24 V DC power supply of 115 Ah to a host system. Normally powered from an external DC input, recharge of the onboard batteries is achieved via an integrated charger. The BPM is engineered to the highest mechanical and environmental specifications and provides a robust and reliable power source for mobile and stationary placement systems. The BPM may also be used in a stand-alone battery configuration. It has been used to power LINAPS (Laser Inertial Artillery Pointing System).
|Voltage||24 V (Nom)||NSN||6130-99-878-9896|
|Capacity||115 Ah||Capacty Gauge||5 LED|
|Energy Density||90 Wh/kg||Battery Comms||Wired Serial|
|Weight||31 Kg||Dimensions||405x235x280 mm|
LIPS 7 and LIPS 8 PMS
The LIPS 7 and LIPS 8 PMS are high-powered versions of the LIPS 6 PMS for applications demanding a heavy supply current. The LIPS 7 and LIPS 8 PMS differ only in their operating software.
|Voltage||24 V (Nom)||NSN||6140-99-727-1050|
|Capacity||95 Ah||Capacity Gauge||5 LED|
|Energy Density||103 Wh/kg||Battery Comms||Wired Serial|
|Weight||22 Kg||Dimensions||505x223x165 mm|