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Sealed Agm Batteries

Sealed Agm Batteries

Absorbed Glass Mat (AGM) deep cycle batteries are seeing more and more use in solar electric systems as their price comes down and as more people’s preferences shift toward systems that are easy to maintain. This makes sealed AGM batteries ideal for grid-tied solar systems with battery backup.

Our AGM solar batteries provide exceptionally reliable deep cycling performance, delivering the ultimate quality for your solar energy system. With Absorbed Glass Mat batteries, there is no need to worry about potential spills, and maintenance is virtually non-existent. Engineered to offer vibration resistance and hassle-free valve-regulated operation, altE's top-quality sealed AGM deep cycle batteries boost your system's overall reliability and performance while allowing you to reap the benefits of a longer life cycle.

Absorbed Glass Mat batteries should be discharged to 50-80% of their rated capacity to maximize their lifespan. With 50% being the standard for flooded lead acid batteries and 80% being the low end of the standard for lithium batteries, AGM batteries for solar are a cost-effective, high-performance alternative to lithium, and an excellent choice for both full- and part-time residences.

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Product Name Volts Amp Hours  Price
  MK Es7-12 Agm 7.2 Ah (20Hr)     MK Es7-12 Agm 7.2 Ah (20Hr)   MK/Deka ES7-12 MKBES7-12 MK Es7-12 Agm 7.2 Ah (20Hr) 4.5 2  12 V  7.2 A-H $23.65
  Universal Ub1280 12V, 8Ah(20Hr) Sealed Agm Battery     Universal Ub1280 12V, 8Ah(20Hr) Sealed Agm Battery   Universal Battery UB1280 UNVUB1280 Universal Ub1280 12V, 8Ah(20Hr) Sealed Agm Battery  12 V  8 A-H $19.67
  Universal UB12120 12V, 12AH (20HR) Sealed AGM     Universal UB12120 12V, 12AH (20HR) Sealed AGM   Universal Battery UB12120 UNVUB12120 Universal UB12120 12V, 12AH (20HR) Sealed AGM  12 V  12 A-H $36.67
  Universal UB12150 12V 15AH (20HR) Sealed AGM     Universal UB12150 12V 15AH (20HR) Sealed AGM   Universal Battery UB12150 UNVUB12150 Universal UB12150 12V 15AH (20HR) Sealed AGM  12 V  15 A-H $43.81
  MK Es17-12 Agm 18 Ah (20Hr)     MK Es17-12 Agm 18 Ah (20Hr)   MK/Deka ES17-12 MKBES17-12 MK Es17-12 Agm 18 Ah (20Hr)  12 V  18 A-H $56.79
  Universal UB12180 12V, 18Ah (20HR) Sealed AGM     Universal UB12180 12V, 18Ah (20HR) Sealed AGM   Universal Battery UB12180 UNVUB12180 Universal UB12180 12V, 18Ah (20HR) Sealed AGM 5.0 5  12 V  18 A-H $52.28
  Universal Ub12260 12V, 26Ah (20Hr) Sealed Agm     Universal Ub12260 12V, 26Ah (20Hr) Sealed Agm   Universal Battery UB12260 UNVUB12260 Universal Ub12260 12V, 26Ah (20Hr) Sealed Agm  12 V  26 A-H $73.73
  MK 8AU1H AGM 32.5 AH (20HR) T873 w/ handle     MK 8AU1H AGM 32.5 AH (20HR) T873 w/ handle   MK/Deka 8AU1H MKB8AU1 MK 8AU1H AGM 32.5 AH (20HR) T873 w/ handle  12 V  32.5 A-H $108.30
  Concorde Sun Xtender PVX-340T, 12V, 34AH AGM Battery     Concorde Sun Xtender PVX-340T, 12V, 34AH AGM Battery   Concorde PVX-340T CONPVX-340T Concorde Sun Xtender PVX-340T, 12V, 34AH AGM Battery  12 V  34 A-H $152.66
  Universal Ub12350 12V, 35Ah (20Hr) Sealed Agm Batt     Universal Ub12350 12V, 35Ah (20Hr) Sealed Agm Batt   Universal Battery UB12350 UNVUB12350 Universal Ub12350 12V, 35Ah (20Hr) Sealed Agm Batt 5.0 1  12 V  34 A-H $89.28
  Concorde Sun Xtender PVX-420T, 12V, 42AH AGM Battery     Concorde Sun Xtender PVX-420T, 12V, 42AH AGM Battery   Concorde PVX-420T CONPVX-420T Concorde Sun Xtender PVX-420T, 12V, 42AH AGM Battery  12 V  42 A-H $179.29
  Concorde Sun Xtender PVX-490T, 12V, 49AH AGM Battery     Concorde Sun Xtender PVX-490T, 12V, 49AH AGM Battery   Concorde PVX-490T CONPVX-490T Concorde Sun Xtender PVX-490T, 12V, 49AH AGM Battery  12 V  49 A-H $206.53
  Universal UB12500 12V, 50Ah (20HR) Sealed AGM     Universal UB12500 12V, 50Ah (20HR) Sealed AGM   Universal Battery UB12500 UNVUB12500 Universal UB12500 12V, 50Ah (20HR) Sealed AGM  12 V  50 A-H $146.80
  MK 8A22NF AGM 55Ah (20 Hr) T881 Terminal     MK 8A22NF AGM 55Ah (20 Hr) T881 Terminal   MK/Deka 8A22NF-DEKA MKB8A22NF MK 8A22NF AGM 55Ah (20 Hr) T881 Terminal  12 V  55 A-H $201.12
  Universal Ub12550 12V, 55Ah (20Hr) Sealed Agm Batt     Universal Ub12550 12V, 55Ah (20Hr) Sealed Agm Batt   Universal Battery UB12550 UNVUB12550 Universal Ub12550 12V, 55Ah (20Hr) Sealed Agm Batt  12 V  55 A-H $165.55
  Concorde Sun Xtender PVX-560T, 12V, 56AH AGM Battery     Concorde Sun Xtender PVX-560T, 12V, 56AH AGM Battery   Concorde PVX-560T CONPVX-560T Concorde Sun Xtender PVX-560T, 12V, 56AH AGM Battery  12 V  56 A-H $231.40
  Concorde Sun Xtender PVX-690T, 12V, 69AH AGM Battery     Concorde Sun Xtender PVX-690T, 12V, 69AH AGM Battery   Concorde PVX-690T CONPVX-690T Concorde Sun Xtender PVX-690T, 12V, 69AH AGM Battery  12 V  69 A-H $267.40
  Universal Ub12750 12V, 75Ah (20Hr) Sealed Agm Batt     Universal Ub12750 12V, 75Ah (20Hr) Sealed Agm Batt   Universal Battery UB12750 UNVUB12750 Universal Ub12750 12V, 75Ah (20Hr) Sealed Agm Batt  12 V  75 A-H $204.10
  MK 8A24DT AGM 79 AH (20HR) DT Terminal     MK 8A24DT AGM 79 AH (20HR) DT Terminal   MK/Deka 8A24DT MKB8A24DT MK 8A24DT AGM 79 AH (20HR) DT Terminal  12 V  79 A-H $253.48
  MK 8A24UT AGM 79 AH (20HR) UT Terminal     MK 8A24UT AGM 79 AH (20HR) UT Terminal   MK/Deka M24 SLD A MKB8A24 MK 8A24UT AGM 79 AH (20HR) UT Terminal  12 V  79 A-H $253.48

More Info on Sealed AGM Deep Cycle Batteries

AGM's typically have less than a 2% self discharge rate during transport and storage. Because they are fully sealed, they can be transported easily and safely by air, can be mounted on their side or end, and are extremely vibration resistant. AGM's come in most popular battery sizes and are even available in large 2-volt cells for the ultimate in low-maintenance large system storage.

Because of their high cost when first introduced to the market, AGM batteries were mostly used in commercial installations where maintenance was either impossible or more expensive than the price of the batteries. Now that the cost is coming down, they are seeing use in all types of solar systems - clearly some of today's owners feel the advantages of AGM deep cycle batteries outweigh the price difference and maintenance requirements of flooded lead acid batteries.

AGM Deep Cycle Battery Features

  • Grids are made from a heavy-duty alloy that is resistant to corrosion
  • The high-density positive active material supports structure during the deep cycling process
  • The carbon-enhanced negative active material boosts cycling performance and charge acceptance
  • The expertly engineered glass mat separators help inhibit internal shorts and acid stratification
  • The low self-discharge rates allow for longer storage periods without requiring you to boost the charge repeatedly

Benefits of Sealed AGM Deep Cycle Batteries

Because sealed AGM solar batteries are completely sealed, they:

  • Can't be spilled
  • Do not need periodic watering
  • Emit no corrosive fumes
  • Use an electrolyte that will not stratify

How Do AGM Solar Batteries Work?

The defining characteristic of an AGM solar battery is the thin, ultra-fine fiberglass mat that is placed in between the plates. Proper engineering ensures that the mat and plates are packed tightly, minimizing the possibility and effects of vibration.

Originally, engineers developed AGM technology for use with military aircraft, so efficiency was essential - and now, you can benefit from this precision-level engineering.

When to Use AGM Batteries

Depending on your preferences, budget, long-term goals, and solar setup, you can determine whether AGM batteries are the right option. An AGM solar battery is an ideal choice in scenarios such as:

  • Poorly-ventilated areas where fumes and/or hydrogen cannot be permitted
  • Setups where fumes could result in corrosion to electronics (such as cell phone sites)
  • When shock- and vibration-resistance is crucial
  • When spilled acid (for example from broken, leaking, or tipped batteries) cannot be allowed
  • When maintenance is challenging and/or expensive (often due to the location of installation)
  • When in an area where batteries may be subject to freezing (40°F and lower)
  • Any setup that requires a reliable, fully sealed battery for environmental and/or safety reasons (inside an RV, an enclosed space on a boat, wheelchairs, etc.)

Browse Sealed AGM Deep Cycle Batteries for Sale Now

altE offers an outstanding selection of AGM solar battery options, including batteries from the industry's most trusted brands. If an AGM solar battery is correct for you, you can find a broad range from altE. And if you aren't sure how to choose the best AGM battery, our team is always here to help.

Explore our full selection of AGM deep cycle solar batteries and start shopping now.


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OutBack's Integrated Battery Rack (IBR)

Outback Power’s sealed AGM deep cycle battery rack, the IBR, is available with 2 or 3 shelves. It provides a safe, convenient method for wiring multiple strings of batteries through a breaker and back to your DC load center.

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