Dual Input 40A In-vehicle DC Battery Charger

Dual Input 40A In-vehicle DC Battery Charger

BCDC1240D

The REDARC BCDC1240D is a 12V, 40A In-vehicle DC to DC Battery Charger designed to keep your auxiliary battery charged when driving or with portable solar panels when parked. 

Download the REDARC BCDC1240D Instruction Manual

$429.72 USD

The REDARC BCDC1240D is a 12V, 40A In-vehicle DC to DC Battery Charger designed to keep your auxiliary battery charged when driving or with portable solar panels when parked. It uses multi-stage DC-DC charging, a system that allows optimum charging levels for your auxiliary battery.

Dual Battery Charger with solar input

The DC to DC battery charger works from a wide operating range (9-32V) and provides the option of charging from both 12V and 24V vehicle systems. Additional features include a Maximum Power Point Tracking (MPPT) solar regulator, which allows the maximum amount of power to be delivered from your solar panels to your auxiliary battery.

Multi-stage charging profile

This Solar Ready smart charger also acts a dual battery isolator. If the voltage gets too low, the start battery is protected. It’s fan free creating a quiet operation, is fully sealed, and has multiple levels of fault protection. The SEMA Global Media Awarding winning BCDC1240D is perfect for charging AGM, Gel, Standard Lead Acid, Calcium, and LiFePObatteries. The in-vehicle dual battery range keeps your auxiliary battery banks charged to their optimal levels and lets you continue your adventure uninterrupted.

Need help?

For help in choosing the best dual battery setup for your needs use the free REDARC dual battery selector.

Download the REDARC BCDC brochure here.

 

Handy Tips

How to determine if you have a variable voltage (smart) alternator

How to access an ignition source (for the blue wire) when your BCDC is installed in a trailer.

 

Output Voltage 12VDC
Maximum Charging Voltage 15.3V
Output Current Rating (Cont.) 40A
Input Current (Max.) 9 - 32VDC
Output Power 600W
Input Fuse Rating 60A
Output Fuse Rating 60A
Length (in) 6.50
Width (in) 4.72
Height (in) 1.46
Warranty 2 Years
Weight (lb) 1.5
Standby Current Draw <100mA