Portable Power

Portable Power

Portable power stations 

If you're planning extended trips or aiming to bring the comforts of home on your journeys, a portable power station becomes the ultimate choice. These systems integrate into your vehicle, caravan, or camper trailer, offering high customisation. Just like traditional dual battery setups, you can choose battery size, type, charger, and add accessories like inverters, gauges, and management systems. This custom setup tailors power for your needs, short or long-term.


Optimised 12v Portable Power Stations for Overlanding in Australia

Perth Pro Auto Electric Parts specialises in portable power stations and dual battery systems, offering diverse options. Our range encompasses 12V Battery Packs and Power Packs, available Australia-wide. Our Battery Systems suit various needs: camping, caravans, camper vans, trailers, motorhomes, marine, 4WDs, and off-grid solar setups. Our Dual Battery Systems and 12V Battery Packs are ideal for running 12V accessories during camping, especially items like compressor fridges, lights, and other appliances.

Advantages of Portable Power Stations for Camping and Caravans

A portable power system for camping and caravans presents numerous benefits:

  1. Power Independence: Just like with dual batteries, portable power stations let you camp in remote areas or off-grid locations without worrying about power access.
  2. Reliable Power: A secondary battery offers backup power if the primary one runs out. This is crucial for essential items like fridges, lights, or medical equipment.
  3. Enhanced Battery Life: Portable power stations, in dual battery form, use deep cycle batteries designed for deep discharge and recharge cycles. This extends battery life considerably.
  4. Charging Flexibility: Incorporating a solar charger means you can charge batteries using renewable energy from solar panels, ideal for remote areas.
  5. Easy Installation: Most portable power stations are designed for easy installation and removal from vehicles, enabling use across multiple setups.
  6. Safety: By using the secondary battery for appliances, load on the primary battery, which starts the vehicle, reduces, lowering the risk of being stranded without power.
  7. Greater Control: Portable power stations allow control over battery charging, discharging, and usage, enhancing efficiency and lifespan.

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FAQ for Portable dual battery system for caravans and camping

Here are some frequently asked questions and answers about portable dual battery systems for caravans and camping:

Do you offer Local Pick up?

If you choose pickup at checkout, we will call you when your items are available. This generally takes 1-3 days.

Please note that we do not regularly stock all items in our shop so please wait for us to confirm they are ready for pickup or call us to check availability.

Shop address for pickups:
1/6 Radius Loop, Bayswater WA-6053

Opening times:
Monday – Friday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

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What are your average shipping/delivery times?

Delivery times vary depending on the different carrier companies (e.g. TNT, Startrack, Couriers Please etc.) and the location of the destination address. Some delivery companies will display an expected arrival date and some won’t.

For domestic deliveries within Australia to all metropolitan areas the delivery times are between 2-8 business days unless displayed differently.

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For international deliveries around the World, the delivery times vary from 2-30+ business days depending the destination country.

How do I choose the right size dual battery system for my needs?

The size of the dual battery system you need will depend on the power requirements of your specific setup. Factors to consider include the number and type of appliances you plan to run, the length of time you plan to be off-grid, and the climate you will be using the system in.

Can I use a dual battery system for charging my phone and other devices?

Yes, a dual battery system can be used to charge your phone and other devices. However, it is important to choose a system with the appropriate charging capabilities and to use a converter or charger specifically designed for the device you are charging.

Can I use a dual battery system in my boat?

Yes, a dual battery system can be used in a boat. However, it is important to choose a system that is specifically designed for marine use and to ensure that all components are properly rated for use in a marine environment.

Can I run a refrigerator or air conditioner off of a dual battery system?

Yes, a dual battery system can be used to power a refrigerator or air conditioner. However, it is important to choose a system with the appropriate power capabilities and to ensure that the system is properly sized to handle the power requirements of the appliance.

Can I install a dual battery system in my car?

Yes, a dual battery system can be installed in a car. However, it is important to check the compatibility of the system with your specific vehicle make and model, and to ensure that the system is properly installed and wired by a qualified auto electrician.

How often do I need to check and maintain my dual battery system?

The frequency of maintenance will depend on the specific system and usage. As a general rule, it is important to check the voltage and charge levels of the batteries regularly, and to keep the terminals and connections clean and free of corrosion. Also, it's important to regularly check the functionality of the low voltage disconnect (LVD) device, to protect the batteries from over-discharge. It's recommended to have the system checked by a professional at least once a year, or more frequently if the system is in heavy use.

At Perth Pro, our goal is to provide our customers with the highest-quality auto electric parts, both locally and internationally. We have curated an extensive and ever-growing selection of parts, carefully chosen by our team of skilled and experienced auto electricians to ensure that our customers are getting the best products without the need to sift through inferior options. We have confidence in the products we offer.

We put great emphasis on offering the best customer service possible. The team at Perth Pro Auto Electric Parts is committed to helping you find what you need and providing assistance wherever possible. Our focus is always on providing friendly and professional customer service, and finding the right solution that caters to your individual needs and preferences.

We are committed to being transparent in all of our operations, from the products we offer to how we do business. If you ever have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to us.