Beginners Summary of BMS Types, Functions and Features

Beginners Summary of BMS Types, Functions and Features 2020-11-27

This is a beginner's summary of the common types, functions and features of BMSs. The descriptions do not attempt to list all information of all BMSs, but it is intended to give you a base understanding of BMSs
The document is in 4 sections:

1.Typical BMS functions
2.Types of BMSs
3.Common BMS Features.
4.Communicating between devices (advanced)
5. System voltage settings on Chargers, Loads and BMSs

Reviews, corrections, additions, clarifications and comments are always welcome.

Edits:
  1. Released new version with correction on ratings for FET based BMSs.
  2. Released new version with clarifying comments about cell configurations.
  3. Added sections covering Functions, Features, and Device Communication.
  4. Corrected errors on sample external control diagram.
  5. Based on reader feedback, Reorganized the sections and added clarifying content in some sections.
  6. Added section on relative voltage settings on chargers, loads and BMSs
Author
FilterGuy
Downloads
84
Views
228
First release
Last update
Rating
0.00 star(s) 0 ratings

More resources from FilterGuy

Top