EDEA super6T NATO - Class 1-B90L (100Ah)

The first truly Australian designed and manufactured 6T NATO lithium-ion battery

  • 100% Australian made
  • Universal EDEA super6T NATO LiFePO4 battery is designed for armoured vehicles, military applications and heavy duty use
  • Australian designed, coded, cyber-secure Battery Management System (BaMS) which is self-charging, self balancing and CAN monitoring
  • Delivers 2.5 times the energy capacity of leading gel and lead-acid batteries
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The EDEA Universal NATO super6T™ Battery is the embodiment of Australian ingenuity, wholly designed and manufactured from sovereign supply chains. As a testament to Australia's advanced technological and manufacturing capabilities, this all-Australian product sets a new benchmark in the global battery market. Tailored for armoured, military, and heavyduty uses, it boasts a formidable 25.6 volts and an impressive energy density of 165 kWh/m³, outperforming traditional lead-acid batteries by more than 2.5 times in energy efficiency.

Not just powerful, the EDEA super6T™ Battery is designed for swift energy recovery, achieving full charge in a mere 30 minutes, and its light weight of 23 kg simplifies installation and handling. Built to excel in extreme conditions, it operates reliably across a broad temperature spectrum from -46 to 71°C, guaranteeing dependability in the most demanding situations.

The EDEA super6T™ Battery’s extended service life spans up to 5 years, conforming to stringent military standards for durability and environmental endurance, including relevant MIL-STDs. A proud Australian innovation, the EDEA super6T™ is a symbol of exceptional quality and security, strengthening local industry and reducing reliance on external supply sources.

Battery manufacturing July 2024

Video supplied by Hanwha Defense Australia

Advanced BaMS technology for superior safety

At the core of the EDEA super6T NATO Battery lies a state-ofthe-art, cyber-secure Battery Management System (BaMS) that elevates safety, durability, and operational efficiency. This system rigorously protects cells against overcharge, overdischarge, and overheating, while offering real-time health monitoring and flawless integration with existing vehicle systems.

The BaMS promotes superior cell balance and efficiency, which are vital for achieving high performance and prolonging battery life. Meeting stringent military standards such as MIL-STD-1275E, MIL-STD-810G, and MIL-STD-461G, the EDEA super6T battery provides a robust and reliable power solution for the most demanding military applications.

  • Electrical

    • Full charge capacity
      100Ah (at 22°C)
    • Energy
      2.56 kWh (3.97 kWh under dev.)
    • Nominal voltage
      25.6V
    • Cranking amps
      2,000A for 0.1 sec
      1,100A for 30 sec
    • Minimum cranking voltage
      14.4V
    • Rapid charging time
      30 min
    • Continuous cycling current charge/discharge rating
      200A
  • Mechanical

    • Dimensions ( L x W x H)
      253mm x 266mm x 230mm
    • Weight
      23kg
    • Energy Density
      0.111kWh/kg, 165Wh/m3
    • Battery Shell
      Powder coated Stainless Steel
    • Colour
      SAE AMS-STD-595 // 33446
    • SAE J2464 Hazard Severity Level
      ≤4 (battery nail penetration, crush and overcharge abuse only)
    • SAE J2464 Hazard Severity
      ≤6 (battery projectile penetration only)
  • Environmental

    • Operating temperature range
      -46 to 71°C
    • Storage temperature range
      -54 to 71°C
    • Storage Temperature
      -20C ~ 60C, -4F ~ 149F
    • Deep cycle life
      1,000 cycles at 38°C
      500 cycles at 50°C
    • Battery service life
      5 years
    • Transportation
      Level 9
  • Charge Method

    • FEP Type 1-B100L
    • Charging source:
      30VDC power supply or
      28V alternator
    • Charging voltage 29.2V max
    • Recommended charging current: 50A
    • Max charging current:
      300A (thermally limited)
    • Charging in cold weather conditions with automatic internal heater
  • Battery Management System (BaMS)

    • Customised software to protect cells and control the battery operation
    • Includes Cell Balance and Sense Boards, Cell Module Heaters, and a Current Shunt
    • The BMS is the heart of the protection system. It can receive information from external sources, such as a key switch, and send data to an external data collection system
  • Compliance

    The EDEA 6T NATO 24V drop-in replacement battery complies with:

    • MIL-STD-1275E
    • MIL-STD-810G
    • MIL-STD-461G
    • MIL-PRF-32565C Amd. 1