KODAK VMIII 5kW - PylonTech 2.4kWh Lithium-ion - Load Shedding Kit

From: R31,308.15 inc VAT

System Specs

  • Storage: 2.4kWh (1.92kWh 80% DOD) Backup
  • Can Upgrade to a Off-Grid Solar System
  • Lithium Technology Storage (7 Year Warranty)

KODAK 5kW Off-Grid Inverter VMIII

R13,200.00 inc VAT each

PylonTech US2000B Plus 2.4kWh Lithium-ion Battery

R14,995.00 inc VAT each

17 in stock

2xBrackets - Pylon US2000B

R760.41 inc VAT each

Cable Pack for US2000B / US3000 / Phantom-S Batteries

R370.30 inc VAT each

Pair of Battery Cables 35mm Black & Red (1M )

R205.00 inc VAT each

35mm² Cable Terminal Lug M8 - Single

R9.99 inc VAT each

KETO Battery Disconnector with 125A Fuses

R897.00 inc VAT each

K&N Single Phase AC Switch Disconnector 25A

R420.23 inc VAT each
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Description

This  KODAK VMIII Load Shedding Kit is a great starter  for those wanting to cover their basic loads with the option to scale up to Solar Power.

You can increase the battery capacity with the  option of adding solar power at a later stage .

The KODAK and PylonTech combination now has even better integration, with the new BMS (Battery Management System) port you can finally have the Lithium-ion battery work synchronously.

Adding additional storage is very easy,  simply plug-and-play a new PylonTech US2000B as you go , the cable pack is good for up to 3 batteries together safely.

The PylonTech 2.4kWh Lithium-ion battery is one of the best-selling storage products available today, with it's  reliability, easy-to-install, fantastic performance  as well as built-in protection you're in good hands with the Pylon brand.

What can you run?  Up to 950 watts an hour for 2 hours  (fully charged), calculate your usage with our table below.

Inverter Features

Completely Autonomous

Autonomous Off-Grid Solar Inverter  keep the lights on and your bills to zero with no effort.   This solar inverter is smart by knowing what to do and when.

Detachable LCD Module

Monitor your usage with the  new detachable LCD module  that also has multiple communication ports. Use the USB On-the-Go or via Bluetooth.

Mobile App

Monitor your usage using the new  Android App , connect via Bluetooth up to 7 metres.

Compatibility

Compatible with most  AGM and Lithium-ion batteries  on the market, this inverter has many years of development making it stable and robust when configured correctly.

Battery Independancy

The inverter can continuously supply power your loads without the battery being connected.

BMS Port

Connect your Lithium-ion battery directly with this  new BMS Port , no need for middleware to communicate with your battery.

Battery Features

Parallel Connection

A fantastic feature for those wanting to  expand their system at a later stage  is the ability to add more batteries to expand your battery capacity.

Long-life Quality Lithium-ion Battery

Vertical industry integration ensures  6000 cycles with 80% DOD.  Developed with their own LFP (lithium iron phosphate) cell to ensure the highest safety and most promising cycle life.

BMS protected

Self-designed BMS protects the cell from abnormal temperatures, surges and irregular voltages.

Compatibility

Compatible with most of the available Hybrid inverters. Its compact and fashionable design fits in your home environment

This Kit Includes

  • 1 x KODAK 5kW Off-Grid Inverter VMIII - (2 years standard warranty)
  • 1 x PylonTech Lithium-ion 2.4kWh (1.92kWh 80% DOD) - (7 year standard warranty)
  • 1 x PylonTech Cable Pack
  • 1 x Pair of Brackets for PylonTech 2.4kWh Battery
  • 1 x 35mm Battery Cable (Red & Black)
  • 4 x 35mm Battery Lugs
  • 1 x Keto 125A Fuses
  • 1 x Keto Disconnect
  • 2 x K&N Single Phase AC Switch Disconnector 25A
  • Installation is not included

Payback Calculation

This is an example of what you would payback over 42 Months (3 1/2 years)

Standard Bank Example:

Loan Amount: R 32,449.81
Loan Rate: 20.50%
Loan Term: 42 Months (3 1/2 years)
Monthly repayment: R 1,198

We do not provide credit, we highly recommend taking a personal or business loan from your bank in order to get the best rate.


Bank Loan Calculators:
Absa · Nedbank · FNB · Standard Bank · Capitec

Calculate Your Usage

This calculator will give you an estimated system size to use when shopping for inverters, backup storage and solar coverage.

  1. Add your appliance and the number of hours it is used in a day
  2. Select if you want the appliance to have battery backup
  3. Take note of the output below to see if the kit will work for your setup
Appliance

System Size Estimation

Solar coverage

This is how much solar you need to cover your load

Panels needed

Solar Panels
Total Solar / 330w panel size / 5.5 sun hours + 20%
kW

Inverter size

This is the maximum kw size (everything turned on) minus 20%.

Backup size needed

Lithium-ion (80% DoD)

Email us your system size

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Note: All figures are rounded up to give systems a buffer in case of unexpected surges or extra appliances.

Component Details

KODAK 5kW Off-Grid Inverter VMIII

The KODAK Off-Grid has been updated to this latest version, a tried and tested Voltronic system it is one of the  most popular and affordable  inverters on the market. The VMIII has some new improved features you can monitor and configure your Solar Power or Load Shedding system. Features:
  •  Removable LCD control module  with multiple communications servers and ATM
  • Built-in Bluetooth for mobile monitoring (Android App is available)
  •  Reserved communication port for BMS  (RS485, CAN-BUS or RS232)
  • Replaceable fan design for ease of maintenance
  •  Supply load from Grid or PV, even when the battery is not available 
  • Configurable AC/PV output usage timer and prioritization
  • Selectable high power charging current
  • Selectable input voltage range for home appliances and personal computers
  •  Compatible with Utility Mains or generator input 
  • Auto restart while AC is recovering
  • Cold start function

PylonTech US2000B Plus 2.4kWh Lithium-ion Battery

The  Best-Selling lithium-ion batteries available on the market  the original PylonTech 2.4kWh US2000B is reliable, safe and easy-to-install. PylonTech developed their own phosphate cell with a BMS (Battery Management System) specifically  designed to handle any surges, over-charging and abnormal current .

Features

  •  7 Year Warranty  (10 Year on Registration)
  • Highest Safety
  •  Fantastic Life-Cycle 
  • State of Health Monitoring
  • State of Charge Monitoring
  •  Stackable, easy to add more 
  • Advanced BMS (Battery Management System)
  •  Best-Selling in Africa 
  • Compatible with various Inverters
1 x cable pack fits 3 batteries

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the installation cost?

For Cape Town and Gauteng the average cost is R 7,000 per day.

Consumables is approximately R 1,500

Breakdown of installation:

  • Labour (1/2 day project depending on conditions of electrical)
  • Placement + connection
  • Installation materials
  • Registered COC
  • 24 month workmanship guaranteed

This is an estimation of the cost and a general detail of installation, confirm the specifics with your installer.

We do have installers that we can refer depending on your location.

Do you install?

We do not install we only supply Solar products.

We can however help find you an installer, this depends on your location.

Simply ask us after you have ordered.

Can I expand the system?

You can increase the battery capacity.

If you want to add more solar panels you will are restricted by the inverter peak load.

You can modify the solar power kit and keep the same inverter in order to descrease the price.

Can I change some of the components?

Absolutely, you can customise any part of the system to suit your own specification.

Do you have a payment plan?

No we don’t provide credit, we highly recommend taking a personal or business loan from your bank in order to get the best rate.

Standard Bank Example:

Loan Amount: R 32,449.81
Loan Rate: 20.50%
Loan Term: 42 Months (3 1/2 years)
Monthly repayment: R 1,198

Loan Calculators:

Absa | Nedbank | FNB | Standard Bank | Capitec

Product Enquiry

Additional information

kW Size

5kW

Storage Size

2.4kWh

System Type

Off-Grid

Volt Size

48V

kVA Size

Storage Type

Brand

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KODAK 5kW Off-Grid Inverter VMIII

Weight 17 kg
Dimensions 115 × 300 × 400 mm
Brand

kW Size

5kW

Volt Size

48V

System Type

Off-Grid

Disclaimer

Prices are subject to change with no prior notice. Subject to availability. Images are for display purposes and may vary slightly in appearance.

Delivery

Standard delivery rates will apply for deliveries to anywhere in South Africa. Delivery dates will be determined by supplier capability.

Min PPT Voltage:

120 V

Max PPT Voltage:

430 V

DC Startup Voltage:

120 V

DC Shutdown Voltage:

120 V

Max Input Voltage:

450 V

Max AC Power:

5,000 W

Max DC Current:

40 A

Maximum PV Array Power

4500W

Max DC Inputs:

2

Has DC Fuses:

0

Connector:

MC4

Included Connectors:

2

Euro Efficiency:

93 %

Transformer:

None

IP Rating:

IP65

MPPT Trackers:

1

Has Integrated DC Switch:

No

Warranty:

2 years

PylonTech US2000B Plus 2.4kWh Lithium-ion Battery

Weight 25 kg
Dimensions 440 × 410 × 89 mm
Storage Size

2.4kWh

Ah

Volt Size

48V

Brand

Disclaimer

Prices are subject to change with no prior notice. Subject to availability. Images are for display purposes and may vary slightly in appearance.

Delivery

Standard delivery rates will apply for deliveries to anywhere in South Africa. Delivery dates will be determined by supplier capability.

Warranty

7 years

Nominal Voltage

48 V

Nominal Capacity

2400 Wh

Usable Capacity

2200 Wh

Discharge Voltage

45 ~ 54 V

Charge Voltage

52.5 ~ 54 V

Charge / Discharge Current

25 A (Recommended), 50 A (Max), 100 A ([email protected])

DoD

Cycles

Parallel

Yes

BMS System

Dimensions

440*410*88.5mm

Weight

24kg

2xBrackets - Pylon US2000B

Weight 2.4 kg
Disclaimer

Prices are subject to change with no prior notice. Subject to availability. Images are for display purposes and may vary slightly in appearance.

Delivery

Standard delivery rates will apply for deliveries to anywhere in South Africa. Delivery dates will be determined by supplier capability.

Cable Pack for US2000B / US3000 / Phantom-S Batteries

Weight 1.2 kg
Disclaimer

Prices are subject to change with no prior notice. Subject to availability. Images are for display purposes and may vary slightly in appearance.

Delivery

Standard delivery rates will apply for deliveries to anywhere in South Africa. Delivery dates will be determined by supplier capability.

Pair of Battery Cables 35mm Black & Red (1M )

Weight 0.78 kg

35mm² Cable Terminal Lug M8 - Single

Weight 0.01 kg

KETO Battery Disconnector with 125A Fuses

Weight 1.06 kg

K&N Single Phase AC Switch Disconnector 25A

Weight 0.45 kg
Dimensions 85 × 82 × 160 mm