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Battery power for CPAP?
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JRenner Offline

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Machine: Respronics Sysem One
Mask Type: Nasal mask
Mask Make & Model: Comfort Gel Blue
Humidifier: System One
CPAP Pressure: 13 Max
CPAP Software: Not using software

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Post: #11
RE: Battery power for CPAP?
I go camping and have taken my full rig (with humidifier and heated tube) to weekend and week-long camping trips. I have a standard 12V 35 Ah deep-cycle marine battery (made by Hawker Industries). I made my own power cord from a older laptop computer power brick's end and some alligator clips.

On my week-long camping trip, I was sleeping 9+ hours a night and charged it after 4 days and only then because I did not want to wake up with a dead unit. I have even used my rig in below-freezing weather on two trips with no problems. My battery was purchased years ago and it normally powers my trolling motor on my little jon-boat.SHa_biggrin5 I use a standard battery charger from Sears to juice it up in case of camping trips, bad weather at home, etc....
03-05-2014 10:55 PM
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Machine: Resmed S9 AutoSet for Her
Mask Type: Full face mask
Mask Make & Model: Fisher & Paykel Simplus
Humidifier: H5i Heated Humidifier
CPAP Pressure: 10 - 7-20 Cm H2O
CPAP Software: Not using software

Other Comments: I started CPAP in 2008. Totally blind since birth.

Sex: Female
Location: Missouri, USA

Post: #12
RE: Battery power for CPAP?
Hi JRenner,
WELCOME! to the forum.!

trish6hundred
03-06-2014 08:49 PM
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