28 Sep '16, 5pm

Axial Stack Battery May Make The Electric Airplane Possible

Axial Stack Battery May Make The Electric Airplane Possible

That means the bigger the electric airplane gets, the further it will be able to fly and the more efficient it wlll get at carrying cargo or passengers. If there’s enough surface area, it could also be useful on large scale electric boats or for grid level power storage. Getting rid of packaging and the thick tabs that interconnect the cells in a regular battery can save a meaningful amount of weight on a large scale battery. But it’s the low impedance, low resistance conductivity path and reduction in voltage sag and heat production that lets you really ramp up the capacity of the thing and increase charge rates.

Full article: http://gas2.org/2016/09/28/axial-stack-battery-electric-a...

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