BP480V78 - External Battery Pack for Select Tripp Lite 3-Phase UPS Systems

Model Number: BP480V78

  • Extends runtime of modular series Tripp Lite UPS Systems using special +/- 240VDC configuration
  • Hardwire installation
  • Internal DC disconnect
  • 10 year design lifespan
  • Compliant with the Federal Trade Agreements Act (TAA) for GSA Schedule purchases

Tripp Lite's BP480V78 External Battery Pack offers extended battery runtime when used in conjunction with compatible Tripp Lite UPS systems. Includes internal disconnect for battery isolation.

Compatible UPS Systems: SU40K, SU60K, SU80K, SU20KX, SU40KX, SU60KX, SU80KX, SU60KTV and SU80KTV only.

Key Features

  • Offers extended-run UPS operation when used in conjunction with compatible Tripp Lite UPS Systems
  • Multiple battery packs can be daisy-chained through each other to the UPS for even longer extended run operation
  • 10 year design lifespan

Package Includes

  • BP480V78 External Battery Pack
  • Warranty information
  • Owner's Manual


Expandable Battery Runtime Multiple battery packs can be daisy-chained to the UPS for extended runtime
DC System Voltage (VDC) 240
UPS Connection Hardwire (contractor supplies wiring - see Owner's Manual for gauge recommendations)
Typical Battery Lifespan 10 year design lifespan


Unit Dimensions (hwd / in.) 79 x 40.25 x 30.25
Unit Dimensions (hwd / cm) 200.7 x 102.2 x 76.8
Unit Weight (lbs.) 2960
Unit Weight (kg) 1345
Material of Construction Steel
Form Factors Supported Tower
Unit Weight Details Floor loading 350 ilbs per sq. ft. / 1714 kg per sq. meter


Product Warranty Period (Worldwide) 1-year limited warranty

† Tripp Lite uses primary and third-party agencies to test its products for compliance with standards. See a list of Tripp Lite's testing agencies.

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We appreciate your interest in our 3-Phase UPS line of products. Please note that both units must be of similar capacities in order to utlize our associated Parallel Tie Cabinets.

If you'd like to discuss your application and how you’ll use this product further, our Chicago-based team of tech support experts is available to work with you at your convenience online and via phone or fax:

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Fax: 773.869.1177

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