C&D technologies dcs-33it


Power Storage Solutions is the LARGEST, OEM Authorized Distributor for C&D Technologies Deep Cycle Series Battery Storage. DCS-88HIT Deep Cycle Batteries are valve regulated lead acid batteries designed for cycling applications. A robust plate for an extended life cycle and a computer-generated grid makes these batteries durable for demanding applications requiring the ability to withstand adverse storage and operating conditions. DCS batteries are designed and manufactured for maximum life in applications that are a combination of float and cycle duty or for frequent cycling applications. The performance of DCS technology is well known in the industry as a leader in high cycle count and long life.



  • Accelerated Processing Unit
  • HVAC
  • Hinged doors
  • Cooling
  • Electric vehicles



  • Robust board for extended life
  • Computer generated network design optimized for high power density
  • Low calcium grid alloy for reduced gas emissions and easy recycling
  • Flame arresting one-way vent valve for safety and long life
  • UL recognized component
  • Multi-cell design for economical installation and maintenance
  • Robust polypropylene case and cover
  • Heat-welded connection between case and cover to eliminate leaks
  • Removable handles (HIT version)


Can be used in any orientation. Vertical, side or end mounting is recommended

  • Absorbent Glass Mat (AGM) technology for efficient gas recombination up to 99% and without electrolyte maintenance


DCS-88HIT Specifications Voltage: 12 Volts Amp Hour: 88 Ah @ 20 hrs. Rate at 1.75 Volts per cell @ 25°C Terminal Type: Insert Terminal (Copper Alloy)(C&D technologies) Terminal Hardware Starting Torque:  110 in.-lbs (12, 4 N-m) Normal Operating Temperature Range: +68°F (20°C) to +80°F (27°C) Discharging: -40°F (-40°C) to +160°F (71°C) Charging : -10°F (-23°C) to +140° F (60°C) Recommended Maximum Charge Current Limit: C/5 Amps at 20 Hour Rate Float Charge Voltage 13.5 to 13.8 V DC/Unit Average at 25°C (77°F) The battery can be stored for up to 6 months at 77°F (25°C) before a refresh is required. Batteries stored at temperatures above 25°C require charging sooner than batteries stored at lower temperatures.


Compliance DCS-88HITN Not restricted for air transport – Complies with IATA/ICAO Special Provision A67 Not restricted for surface transport – classified as a non-hazardous material according to DOT-CFR Title 49 parts 171-189 Hazardous, not restricted for any mode of transport (air, water or land) Energy storage solution engineering services for DCS-88HIT


We use the C&D Deep Cycle Series Selection Application to quickly calculate the many values ​​necessary to properly select backup batteries. We provide the expert size analysis you need to properly size and select the right battery. Let our battery sizing specialist ensure you choose the right product.


This includes the ability to:  Select batteries based on complex step loads and generate IEEE-485 sizing worksheets. Select batteries based on constant current load. Choose batteries based on constant load. Viewing and customizing rating tables. Perform a battery life analysis.


Power Storage Solutions installation and service for DCS-88HIT


We understand that your operations are heavily dependent on backup batteries. Our experience and our focus are to know batteries and their importance to your operation. To determine the perfect solution, we will connect with you, analyse your critical power needs, and create a backup power solution that will perform as designed.


Routine maintenance ensures that your equipment remains reliable, improves your overall performance and extends its life. Service plans allow customers to be proactive; provides an opportunity to uncover potential points of failure and prevent costly problems.


Also, remember to properly recycle old lead acid batteries when ordering new batteries. Federal and state regulations require the recycling of lead acid batteries. Nationwide service organization Power Storage Solutions can arrange collection, transport and recycling at any of our company’s affiliated smelters. Click here for more information


For more information, visit C&D Technologies: DCS Series





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