TIBC-10 Automatic Battery Charger

The battery charger of choice for most oil companies and platform operators due to its exceptional performance and efficiency
300 x 300

Tideland Signal’s TIBC-10 automatic battery charger maintains the correct charge on secondary storage lead acid and nickel cadmium batteries for 12 and 24-volt nominal battery systems.

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  • Features

    The unit has comprehensive self-testing features with an amp meter and indicator lights. All customer specified factory settings are clearly marked on a label. General marine use (GMU) and Explosion (Ex) protected versions of the charger use the same panel layout and are configured in the same way.

    The charger is available unhoused as a panel product for use in user supplied enclosures.


    • Charger Healthy
    • Charger Failed
    • DC +Ve Earth Fault Healthy
    • DC –Ve Earth Fault Healthy
    • DC –Ve Earth Fault Alarm
    • System Healthy
    • System Fault
    • AC Input Healthy
    • AC Input Failed
  • Specifications
    Input Voltage Switchable 90 to 132VAC or 180 to 264VAC (47 to 63Hz) Factory or field pre-set
    Input Power 500W maximum
    Output Range 10 to 29V Factory or field preset
    Charge Current 0 to 10A Factory or field preset
    Input Protection 10 Amp input circuit breaker (push to reset) Internal safety backup fuse (not field replaceable)
    Output Protection Constant current limiting with automatic recovery Internal diode for reverse battery (with 15 Amp, 32 Vdc ATO fuse)
    Ambient Operating Temperature −20° C to +45° C Enclosed versions −20° C to 70° C Panel version
    Storage Temperature −40° C to 85° C
    Humidity 100% RH Condensing, Enclosed versions 20 to 90% RH, Non-condensing, Panel version
    Battery Types Flooded Lead Acid, Sealed AGM Lead acid, Gelled Lead Acid, and Nickel Cadmium
    Terminal Block Wire Size Range AC Mains and Battery Terminal Blocks All Other Terminal Blocks
    0.2mm² to 6mm² (24 to 10AWG) 0.08mm² to 4mm² (28 to 12AWG)
    Enclosure Version  Tideland GMU Version Explosion Protected Version
    Details Stainless steel enclosure with pre-drilled gland holes  Class I, Div. 1 & 2, Groups B, C, D
    Class I, Zones 1 & 2, Groups IIB+H2, IIA
    Class II, Div. 1 & 2, Groups E, F, G
    Class III, Div. 1 & 2
    NEMA 3, 4, 4X2, 7(B, C, D), 9(E, F, G )
    Ex d IIB + H2 T5 or T6
    Ex tD A21 IP66
    -20ºC >Ta < + 45ºC
    Cable glands / bushings Shipped with 2x 20 mm and 2x 25 mm glands IP-67 No cable glands or bushings are provided with explosion protected enclosure. All external wiring must comply with appropriate provisions of local electrical codes
    Shipping Weight 17.3kg (38.1lb) 26.8kg (59.0lb)

    NOTE: Specifications are subject to change.