5V/12V/24V Battery packs for Spectrometers and Light Sources

5V/12V/24V Battery packs for Spectrometers and Light Sources
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If you have a need for portability with our spectrometers or light sources, Avantes offers a range of battery packs to power our instruments in the field.

5+12V battery pack
Th 5+12V battery pack was specifically designed for the AvaSpec-NIR series cooled spectrometers and the AvaSpec-TEC spectrometers that require a 5V-2A power supply for cooling. It has 5 NiMH batteries, with 13Ah capacity, enabling 6 hours of flawless operation.

12V battery pack
The 12V battery pack can be used with all our AvaSpec USB2-based spectrometers and most of our small form factor AvaLight illumination sources. It consists of 10 powerful NiMH batteries with a capa-city of 1500mAh and allows you to use the spectrometers for up to eight hours without charging. It is suitable for all AvaSpec spectrometers and most small form factor light sources such as AvaLight-LED, AvaLight-XE, AvaLight-DHc and AvaLight-CAL.

24V battery pack
The 24V battery pack is designed to be used with the AvaLight-HAL. It consists of 20 NiMH batteries and a capacity of 3200 mAh. This provides enough for 2.5 hours of continuous operation.


  5+12V 12V 24V
Power Input 5-9.6 VDC for loading 15-32 VDC/1.0A for loading 24-32 VDC/1.0A for loading
Input connector 4-pole Binder 719 male connector 3-pole Binder 719 male connector
Power Output 5 and 12 VDC 12 VDC 24 VDC
Output power 5 NiMH cells, 13 Ah 10 NiMH cells, 1500 mAh 20 NiMH cells, 3200 mAh
Output -Connector 6-pole Hirose connector,
12 mm diameter x 55 mm
5.5 mm OD, 2.1mm ID, 11.5 mm long 3.5 mm OD, 1.3 mm ID, 10 mm long
Dimensions 150 x 165 x 85 mm 100 x 110 x 44 mm 150 x 165 x 44 mm
Operating Temperature 0-45°C

Technical Chargers

  5V / 2.5A 12/24V / 1.0A
Power Input 100-240 VAC / 50-60 Hz 100-240 VAC ± 10% / 47-63 Hz
Power consumption 800 mA 700 mA
Power Output 4.8-9.6 VDC ± 5% 15-32 VDC ± 5%, depending on load
Output current (rapid charge) 2500 mA 950 mA
Output current (trickle charge) n.a. 56 mA
DC -Connector 4-pole Binder 719 female connector 3-pole Binder 719 female connector, incl. temp feedback
Dimensions 110 mm x 53 mm x 32 mm 105 mm x 68 mm x 39 mm
Operating Temperature 0 - 40°C 0 - 40°C
Cable length 2.0 m 2.0 m

Order Info

Batterypack-5+12V/13Ah Battery pack 5 VDC and 12 VDC, 13 Ah
Batterypack-5+12V/13Ah-RM Battery pack 5 VDC and 12 VDC, 13 Ah, Rack-mounted version
Batterypack-12V/1.5Ah Battery pack 12 VDC, 1500 mAh
Batterypack-12V/1.5Ah-RM Battery pack 12 VDC, 1500 mAh, Rack-mounted version
Batterypack-24V/3.2Ah Battery pack 24 VDC, 3200 mAh
Batterypack-24V/3.2Ah-RM Battery pack 24 VDC, 3200 mAh, Rack-mounted version
Batterypack-charger-5V/2.5A-EUR Charger for battery pack 5 VDC, 2.5A , Europlug standard, otherwise please specify -UK, -US, -AUS
Batterypack-charger-1.0A-EUR Charger for battery pack 12 V / 24 VDC,1.0A , Europlug standard, otherwise please specify -UK, -US, -AUS