Model Number: APS2424

2400W PowerVerter APS 24VDC 120V Inverter/Charger with Auto-Transfer Switching, Hardwired

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Portable 2400W power source for any type of equipment from power tools to computers as a vehicle inverter, standalone AC power source or extended-run UPS. Ideal for RVs, commercial and fleet vehicles and emergency vehicles.
  • Delivers clean 120V AC power from AC or DC power source
  • 2400W continuous output power; 4800W peak power
  • Auto-transfer switching option for UPS operation
  • Protects against blackouts, surges and EMI/RFI line noise
  • Rugged polycarbonate housing resists moisture and impact
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Overview

The APS2424 2400W PowerVerter APS 24V DC 120V AC Inverter/Charger is a reliable power source for a wide variety of equipment ranging from power tools and pumps to portable lighting and computer equipment in heavy-load conditions. With no fumes, fuel or excess noise, it’s an excellent alternative to generator power.

The DC-to-AC inverter features an automatic line-to-battery transfer switch and integrated charging system that allow it to work as a vehicle inverter, standalone AC power source or extended-run UPS. It delivers 2400W of continuous power, 3600W up to one hour, or 4800W of peak power up to 10 seconds during equipment startup or cycling. An automatic overload detector, cooling fan and resettable AC circuit breakers protect the unit from damage.

Designed for easy installation in RVs, commercial and fleet vehicles, emergency vehicles and construction equipment, the APS2424 converts stored power from any 24V battery or automotive DC source to safe, stable, computer-grade AC power for unlimited runtime. When hardwired to an external 120V AC source, the unit keeps the user-supplied battery charged via a three-stage 14/55A selectable charging system while simultaneously delivering AC power to connected equipment.

When used as a UPS, the APS2424 responds to blackouts and brownouts with an automatic, instantaneous transfer to battery-derived AC output. LEDs on the unit indicate AC/DC operational modes, overload status, DC voltage level, shutdown status and system fault status.

Features

Reliable Power for Mobile, Emergency and Remote Sites
  • Generates safe, stable, computer-grade 120V AC power from 24V battery bank
  • Ideal for powering tools, saws, motors, pumps, portable lighting, appliances and computer equipment in heavy-load conditions
  • Designed for easy installation in RVs, commercial and fleet vehicles, emergency vehicles and construction equipment
  • Functions as vehicle inverter, standalone AC power source or extended-run UPS
  • Unlimited runtime with variety of user-supplied batteries

Meets Normal and Peak Power Demands
  • 2400W of continuous power
  • 3600W of reserve power up to 1 hr.
  • 4800W of peak power up to 10 sec. to accommodate surge power demands during equipment startup and cycling
  • Automatic overload detector, built-in cooling fan and resettable AC circuit breakers protect unit from damage
  • High-current DC input terminals for simple hardwired installation

Automatic Transfer Switching
  • Transfer relay switches to inverter power during blackout in 16.6 ms
  • 3-position switch enables Auto, Charge Only or System Off mode
  • DIP switches configure high and low voltage auto-transfer

3-Stage 14/55A Selectable Battery Charger
  • Serves as battery charger when external 120V AC power is supplied and powering connected equipment
  • Protects battery from overcharging and overdischarging
  • Low-battery protection prevents excessive battery depletion
  • DIP switches configure wet/gel charging profiles

Optional Remote Control Capability
  • RJ45 communication port allows connection of optional remote control module, such as Tripp Lite’s APSRM4

Front-Panel LEDs
  • Indicate AC/DC operational modes, overload status, DC voltage level, shutdown status and system fault status

Rugged Polycarbonate Housing
  • Resists moisture, vibration and impact
  • Built-in mounting feet for installation on any rigid horizontal surface

Package Includes

  • APS2424 2400W PowerVerter APS 24V DC 120V AC Inverter/Charger
  • Owner’s manual
RoHS compliant

Specifications

OUTPUT
Nominal Output Voltage(s) Supported 120V
Frequency Compatibility 60 Hz
Output Receptacles Hardwire
Output (Watts) 2400
Continuous Output Capacity (Watts) 2400
Peak Output Capacity (Watts) 4800
Output Voltage Regulation LINE POWER (AC): Maintains 120V nominal sine wave output from line power source. INVERTER POWER (AC): Maintains PWM sine wave output voltage of 120 V AC (+/-5%).
Output Frequency Regulation 60 Hz (+/- 0.3 Hz)
Overload Protection Includes 30A input breaker dedicated to the charging system and 20A output breaker for AC output loads
INPUT
Nominal Input Voltage(s) Supported 120V AC
Recommended Electrical Service DC INPUT: Requires 24VDC input source capable of delivering 112A for the required duration (when used at full continuous capacity - DC requirements increase during Over-Power and Double-Boost operation).
Maximum Input Amps / Watts DC INPUT: Full continuous load - 112A at 24VDC. AC INPUT: 44 amps at 120VAC with full inverter and charger load (24A max charger-only / combined input load to support charger and AC output is automatically controllable to 66%-33%-0% based on AC output load
Input Connection Type DC INPUT: Set of 2 DC bolt-down terminals. AC INPUT: Hardwire via built in junction box with cover plate
Voltage Compatibility (VAC) 120
Voltage Compatibility (VDC) 24
BATTERY
Expandable Battery Runtime Runtime is expandable with any number of user supplied wet or gel type batteries
DC System Voltage (VDC) 24
Battery Pack Accessory (Optional) 98-121 sealed lead acid battery(optional)
Battery Charge 14A/55A (selectable)
Expandable Runtime Yes
USER INTERFACE, ALERTS & CONTROLS
Front Panel LEDs Set of 6 LEDs offer continuous status information on load percentage (6 levels reported) and battery charge level (7 levels reported). See manual for sequences.
Switches 3 position on/off/remote switch enables simple on/off power control plus "auto/remote" setting that enables distant on/off control of the inverter system when used in conjunction with optional APSRM4 accessory when used in inverter mode. In AC uninterruptible power mode, "auto/remote" setting enables automatic transfer from line power to battery power - to maintain continuous AC power to connected loads.
SURGE / NOISE SUPPRESSION
AC Suppression Joule Rating 600
PHYSICAL
Shipping Dimensions (hwd / in.) 13.5 x 15 x 21.5
Shipping Weight (lbs.) 42
Unit Dimensions (hwd / in.) 7.25 x 8.5 x 16.25
Unit Weight (lbs.) 39
Cooling Method Multi-speed fan
Material of Construction Polycarbonate
Form Factors Supported Mounting slots enable permanent placement of inverter on any horizontal surface (see manual for additional mounting information)
ENVIRONMENTAL
Relative Humidity 0-95% non-condensing
LINE / BATTERY TRANSFER
Transfer Time (Line Power to Battery Mode) 16.6 milliseconds (typical - compatible with many computers, servers and networking equipment - verify transfer time compatibility of loads for UPS applications)
Low Voltage Transfer to Battery Power In AC "auto" mode, inverter/charger switches to battery mode as line voltage drops to 75V (user adjustable to 85, 95, 105V - see manual)
High Voltage Transfer to Battery Power In AC "auto" mode, inverter/charger switches to battery mode as line voltage increases to 135V (user adjustable to 145 - see manual)
SPECIAL FEATURES
Load Sensing Optional load sense function enables automatic inverter shutoff and startup as connected equipment is powered off and on. Front panel load sense potentiometer can be set to shutoff or turn on inverter power in response to loads of any level, up to 150 watts.
Remote Control Capability Yes
WARRANTY
Product Warranty Period (U.S. & Canada) 1-year limited warranty
Product Warranty Period (International) 2-year limited warranty
Product Warranty Period (Mexico) 2-year limited warranty
Product Warranty Period (Puerto Rico) 1-year limited warranty

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Tripp Lite2400W PowerVerter APS 24VDC 120V Inverter/Charger with Auto-Transfer Switching Hardwired
 
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5.0

Just what I needed

By Mojoe

from Northern IL

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Comments about Tripp Lite 2400W PowerVerter APS 24VDC 120V Inverter/Charger with Auto-Transfer Switching Hardwired:

Fast switching, quiet, dependable power. Runs my garage with ease.

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Comments about Tripp Lite 2400W PowerVerter APS 24VDC 120V Inverter/Charger with Auto-Transfer Switching Hardwired:

Installed a few weeks ago and so far works flawlessly, used it for an off grid power system in a cabin. We utilized all LED light bulbs to reduce the power demand on the battery bank and this Inverter has operated loads up to 1400 watts with no problem. Have yet to see how the modified sine inverter will operate a television. So far very happy with the product.

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a top notch product

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Comments about Tripp Lite 2400W PowerVerter APS 24VDC 120V Inverter/Charger with Auto-Transfer Switching Hardwired:

easy hook , and tell you what going on with system . at a great price

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Excellent full time operation

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Comments about Tripp Lite 2400W PowerVerter APS 24VDC 120V Inverter/Charger with Auto-Transfer Switching Hardwired:

I was originally impressed with the quality of construction and user instructions. I installed on an independent system with full time operation. Excellent power source, especially for inductive loads. I am able to run several pumps as long as I keep the max output current below the locked rotor currents at startup of the pumps. Outstanding service which easily surpasses the operation of less expensive 5000 watt rated inverters on a continuous use and inductive startup load operation. Very pleased with unit.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The APS2012 will run off generator power as long as the output of the generator meets the input requirements for that unit. That requirement is a nominal 120vac at 60hz.
 Yes, we offer Pure Sine Wave Inverters. Visit our Inverters product category and filter for Pure Sine Wave Output.  A pure sine wave inverter produces a smooth, sinusoidal AC output with a low level of distortion for better performance. A PWM (Pulse Width Modulated) Wave inverter produces a multi-step AC output that approximates a sinusoidal AC output with a higher level of distortion.
Thank you for your inquiry. The APSX1250 does support 3 stage charging with equalization.
APS-series inverters include a built-in battery charger. See our Inverter Buying Guide on tripplite.com for additional information and help with selection.
Contact Tripp Lite Technical Support for further assistance with your inquiry.
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