Hello Guest, Welcome to Apnea Board !
As a guest, you are limited to certain areas of the board and there are some features you can't use.
To post a message, you must create a free account using a valid email address.

or Create an Account


New Posts   Today's Posts

battery backup?
#11
Also, have you checked out the Somnetics Transcend CPAP? I just looked it up for someone else and see it has some power options that may work for you.
PaulaO2
Apnea Board Moderator
www.ApneaBoard.com


Breathe deeply and count to zen.

INFORMATION ON APNEA BOARD FORUMS OR ON APNEABOARD.COM SHOULD NOT BE CONSIDERED AS MEDICAL ADVICE. ALWAYS SEEK THE ADVICE OF A PHYSICIAN BEFORE SEEKING TREATMENT FOR MEDICAL CONDITIONS, INCLUDING SLEEP APNEA. INFORMATION POSTED ON THE APNEA BOARD WEB SITE AND FORUMS ARE PERSONAL OPINION ONLY AND NOT NECESSARILY A STATEMENT OF FACT.




Post Reply Post Reply
#12
(11-19-2012, 11:59 AM)btaylor Wrote: Well I see all the suggestions for battery backups and everyone says get a deep cycle marine battery... well I can't because that is way more weight than I can take with me. I need something in the 3-5 lbs range. if it only holds enough charge for 4-8 hours that is fine. it is more of a requirement for traveling than a severe need for me. I have no problem sleeping without the cpap for awhile.

Hi BTaylor...not sure what country you are from. But, here in Canada, my CPAP equipment does not get weighed, not does it count as a carryon, or a piece of luggage. I have to have a dated letter from my equipment provider, to prove that it is indeed medical equipment. The one time I flew with it, I was only asked what was in the case, they scanned it and did not ask for my letter. Best of luck to you.
Post Reply Post Reply


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  Battery usage, while camping hansk 72 2,743 06-23-2017, 10:51 PM
Last Post: justMongo
  Battery setup Jrw1 8 186 06-22-2017, 10:36 PM
Last Post: Jrw1
  Battery pack update.. Ockrocket 30 1,114 06-21-2017, 09:26 PM
Last Post: personal111
  [Equipment] Travel Battery for Respironics REMstar PRO 460P Shonufff 3 238 04-25-2017, 03:09 PM
Last Post: trish6hundred
  Changing battery on my Philips Respironics PR System One PRO tonyb 3 1,299 04-25-2017, 02:56 PM
Last Post: mkkkk
  A New Backup Power Source for XPAPs? sptrout 2 248 04-25-2017, 02:30 PM
Last Post: sptrout
  Maxoak K2 battery question Amdx64 6 266 04-21-2017, 07:57 AM
Last Post: Sleeprider

Forum Jump:

New Posts   Today's Posts




About Apnea Board

Apnea Board is an educational web site designed to empower Sleep Apnea patients.

For any more information, please use our contact form.