Ultra-quiet extended run standby power system seamlessly transfers home or business electrical needs to the battery bank/inverter system during power outages. Delivers an instantaneous 4-6ms transfer of power to support critical appliances and most computers for up to 144 hours actual time dependent on wattage demand. When utility power is restored and stable, the BPS3600-8WC automatically switches back to utility power and recharges the battery bank. Also acts as a surge protector between grid power and appliances. Integrated inverter/charger also does not allow backfeeding to the utility power grid. Standby system is also capable of collecting power from alternative sources solar arrays, wind turbines and power generators for recharging. Delivers 30 Amps of 120V power. 2-year limited warranty requires a licensed electrician for installation and wiring. U.S.A. Battery Type Wet cell, Run Time hrs. 144, Alternative Power Collection Yes, Rechargeable Battery Bank Yes, Electrician Required Yes, Automatic Switch Back Yes, Standby Unit Yes, Solar Power Compatible Yes, Running Watts 3,600, Batteries qty. 8, Extended Run Yes, Dimensions L x W x H in. 41 1/2 x 36 x 32, Hardwired Yes, Surge Watts 7,500, Allows Backfeeding of Power No, Power Volts 120, Works With Gas Generator Yes, Amps 30. 30 Amps @ 120V Can safely power appliances and computers Ultra-quiet operation Can connect Sentinel to gas generator to recharge batteries during extended outages Can be installed anywhere in home Can also be used with solar power requires solar regulator and solar panel We recommend the use of a trained professional for electric connections. If used with a generator we recommend the installation of a transfer switch.