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FW release notes for v1.5.30

Post by Mike Curran »

I just installed the latest firmware 1.5.30 but there are no release notes for it yet. Hoping someone from OB sees this...
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Re: FW release notes for v1.5.30

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Here's what I have SkyBox: True Hybrid Energy Management
The firmware which operates SkyBox is regularly updated and available for download from FTP site, or directly from OutBack Power.
SkyBox is now Generally Available to the public. However, there are known issues in the firmware. Some firmware features may not be fully implemented at this time, and their operation may change in the future. All specifications are subject to change without notice.
This document captures all known issues in the latest firmware, version 1.5.30. While it may not be comprehensive, it does communicate all issues observed prior to its publication.
Please contact OutBack Power with any additional observations. Revised 15 November 2021.
In this firmware revision (1.5.30)
1. Fixed a ToU timezone inconsistency in the local user interface.
2. Fixed a bug that was not allowing battery recovery charge cycle after reaching LBCO under some operating conditions.
3. Fixed a memory use issue in 2030.5 CSIP that could result in abnormal behavior.
4. Fixed other minor bugs.
Known issues in this firmware revision (1.5.30)
1. Stacking and AC Coupling are mutually exclusive at this time.
2. Peak-shaving is not fully supported at this time. Enabling the Demand Cap functionality disables Time of Use functionality. Potentially, other operating modes are either not functioning or not fully supported at this time.
3. On-grid to off-grid transition may be as slow as 200ms.
4. Off-grid, when solar power is available, SkyBox uses PV to charge batteries. It transfers generator power to loads only. In this situation, the battery will charge from PV only.
5. When solar power is not available, the generator will supply power to both loads and battery charging. A minimum load of 4.0A (at 120V) is required to begin charging the batteries from generator when no PV is present. The user interface must display a load power consumption of at least 480W. However, due to a combination of measurement accuracies at this power level and variations in generator voltage, the displayed power level corresponding to 4.0A may be as low as 298W or as high as 631W. With a stable
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generator, SkyBox should allow battery charging whenever the load power
consumption is greater than 631W.
6. AGS cool-down timer adds an additional 15 seconds to the end of cool-down cycle to ensure the generator is not immediately re-started.
7. Under-sized battery banks, those not capable of discharging 100Adc, may cause SkyBoxes to drop loads, even when grid-connected.
8. With pre-populated batteries present in the SkyBox User Interface, will automatically calculate total amp-hours from user input of number of amp hours per string. This greatly simplifies new installation. The functionality was added to firmware revision 1.5.23 and remains present in later revisions. For existing installations, it is likely no action is required. However, making any battery configuration change will incorrectly update the total capacity. The SkyBox will apply the new calculation method, indicating an incorrect total battery bank capacity much larger than the user intended to enter. To address this, the user should first select any other pre-populated battery, and then reselect their battery again.
This is an example of the issue: Three strings of EnergyCell PLR batteries have approximately 600Ah, which in previous firmware revisions was entered manually. User subsequently updates to revision 1.5.23 (or later) and then changes min SOC (or any other battery parameter). SkyBox will incorrectly multiply the previously entered amp hours by the number of strings. SkyBox will use 1800Ah as the total capacity instead of 600Ah.
9. Revision 1.5.11 added Discover AES 48V 6.65kWh and other lithium battery options to the pre-populated pull-down menus in the SkyBox User Interface. This functionality uses battery configuration values provided by the manufacturer for installation without the LYNK Solar Gateway active BMS communications device.
10. Revision 1.5.11 (and later) will also be able to eventually support the LYNK Solar Gateway, by selecting it in the ‘active BMS’ battery type. While Discover Battery has stated they plan to release a LYNK Solar Gateway for SkyBox in the future, this functionality is not currently supported.
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- 14 Talesun 275W in series (DC array input to SB inverter/charger)
- 3 SimpliPhi 3.8 batteries, 48V, 225Ah total
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Re: FW release notes for v1.5.30

Post by Mike Curran »

Thanks! Doesn't look like much was done...

Where did you find that? When I go to firmware release notes on this page: https://outbackpower.com/resources/docu ... umentation

it still has 1.5.26 as latest.
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- 12 Surrette/Rolls 2V x 1766Ah (2007)
- Hub10.3, Mate3s, FNDC, RTS. Tigo ES maximizers on each PV module.

Westinghouse Solar - Barn roof: (2012)
- 30 (2x15) 235W panels with Enphase M215 microinverters, grid-tied

Outback Skybox - Barn roof: (2019)
- 14 Talesun 275W in series (DC array input to SB inverter/charger)
- 3 SimpliPhi 3.8 batteries, 48V, 225Ah total
- AC coupled input from 14 Talesun 275W, Enphase M215 microinverters

Battery systems operate in grid-tied, net metering w/backup mode
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Re: FW release notes for v1.5.30

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One thing I noticed is Optics refreshes the data a lot more quickly than it did before the firmware update. It used to take several screen refreshes, today I did it once and got all the data on the dashboard up to the minute - well, hour anyway.
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Here are the release notes for v1.5.30
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Since loading 1.5.30 I have seen fewer communication errors when running 2 stacked Skyboxes. :mrgreen:
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Yes, I would agree - v1.5.30 seems to have eliminated the many, many communications errors I'd been dealing with in my 3-SkyBox stacked system.
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Just installed 1.5.30 and there is a display anomaly (which is also reflected in OpticRE)
I get:
- Solar 0 kW (solar in under 2ft of snow so this is to be expected)
- Grid is 0 kW
- Load is 0.5 kW
- Battery is charging 2.7 kW

So... this is magic... nothing coming from the grid but over 3 kW to load and battery.
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What does this mean?

"Stacking and AC Coupling are mutually exclusive at this time."

I keep hoping that they will fix the issues with stacking two Skyboxes so they will correctly share battery power and not just deplete one battery then shut down both units. Doesn't look like they have addressed this pressing issue.

What is AC Coupling and how is it different from Stacking?
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- 30 (2x15) 235W panels with Enphase M215 microinverters, grid-tied

Outback Skybox - Barn roof: (2019)
- 14 Talesun 275W in series (DC array input to SB inverter/charger)
- 3 SimpliPhi 3.8 batteries, 48V, 225Ah total
- AC coupled input from 14 Talesun 275W, Enphase M215 microinverters

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What is AC Coupling and how is it different from Stacking?
I'll take a shot: AC coupling is connecting the AC output of a "grid-tied" inverter to the output of a battery-based inverter. The result is the GT inverter supports the BB inverter's loads, charges its battery, and feeds through (sells) to the grid through the BB inverter if it is connected to grid.

Stacking connects 2 inverters together, usually paralleling their outputs, to support loads when only one inverter would be too small for those loads. Or alternatively, a second inverter is needed to supply both legs (240VAC) of a split phase AC load distribution panel when the inverters being stacked are each alone capable of outputting 120VAC only.
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I've searched all of the Skybox documentation looking for "AC coupling" and can't find anything.
I've tried setting up my two Skyboxes in both leader/follower mode and parallel independent mode and neither works satisfactorily.
Both of these modes have parallel grid and load connections. (? AC coupled)
The leader/follower mode doesn't use both batteries (Outback requires separate batteries for each Skybox). It just depletes one battery and then both systems shut down. Plus, the follower just runs from the battery and doesn't keep it charged.
The parallel independent mode ended with a fatal error on loss of grid the one time I tested it so I've been reluctant to use it.
Currently I'm not using the second Skybox until things improve.
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Westinghouse Solar - Barn roof: (2012)
- 30 (2x15) 235W panels with Enphase M215 microinverters, grid-tied

Outback Skybox - Barn roof: (2019)
- 14 Talesun 275W in series (DC array input to SB inverter/charger)
- 3 SimpliPhi 3.8 batteries, 48V, 225Ah total
- AC coupled input from 14 Talesun 275W, Enphase M215 microinverters

Battery systems operate in grid-tied, net metering w/backup mode
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I've searched all of the Skybox documentation looking for "AC coupling" and can't find anything.
Try this app note: https://outbackpower.com/downloads/docu ... skybox.pdf
https://ei.tigoenergy.com/p/pZXn7SZQyO45
https://enlighten.enphaseenergy.com/public/systems/Hctc107221
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Post by mhspohr »

OK! That explains it well.
I don't have that situation (my solar is using the Skybox as its inverter) so doesn't apply to me.
Also, only can be used with one Skybox.
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This version didn't work for me with the TOU scheduling in Net metering mode. I've tried different combinations of time and dates but none seems to work, it would only take one setting and what ever is the lowest cost in the schedule in effect. Therefore I couldn't get my battery to charge and discharge to work correctly. Either it will charge the right time and would not discharge or discharge at the right time and would not recharge. I had to rollback to 1.5.26 which is most stable for me. Does anyone have this issue?
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- 30 (2x15) 235W panels with Enphase M215 microinverters, grid-tied

Outback Skybox - Barn roof: (2019)
- 14 Talesun 275W in series (DC array input to SB inverter/charger)
- 3 SimpliPhi 3.8 batteries, 48V, 225Ah total
- AC coupled input from 14 Talesun 275W, Enphase M215 microinverters

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I haven't tried TOU with this new firmware but it did work for me with a previous version (before 1.5.26). Are you saying TOU works for you with fw v1.5.26, but not 1.5.30?
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That is correct, TOU works well with 1.5.26 but not 1.5.30.
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Westinghouse Solar - Barn roof: (2012)
- 30 (2x15) 235W panels with Enphase M215 microinverters, grid-tied

Outback Skybox - Barn roof: (2019)
- 14 Talesun 275W in series (DC array input to SB inverter/charger)
- 3 SimpliPhi 3.8 batteries, 48V, 225Ah total
- AC coupled input from 14 Talesun 275W, Enphase M215 microinverters

Battery systems operate in grid-tied, net metering w/backup mode
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Re: FW release notes for v1.5.30

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From the release notes:
Please contact OutBack Power with any additional observations. Revised 15 November 2021.
In this firmware revision (1.5.30)
1. Fixed a TOU timezone inconsistency in the local user interface.
Maybe you should open a case with Outback, unless some other TOU user speaks up here with their own experience re 1.5.30 TOU.
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Mike Curran wrote: Tue Jan 18, 2022 4:08 am .....Maybe you should open a case with Outback, unless some other TOU user speaks up here with their own experience re 1.5.30 TOU.
I have not seen the web interface change from UTC. Also I cannot access the TOU edit screen from the Inverter but I may need to do a full reboot. We had grid glitch last night that knocked the Skybox offline but it came back after I switched the AC breaker off then back on.
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pchau69 wrote: Mon Jan 17, 2022 9:24 pm That is correct, TOU works well with 1.5.26 but not 1.5.30.
I am using net-metering with backup and TOU. I upgraded to 1.5.30 on Saturday (2 days ago) and so far it seems to be working as expected. My TOU is pretty simple, in that we use battery as much as possible between 2pm-7pm on weekdays. On Sunday, it worked correctly in that battery was not used at all. On Monday, battery carried the load from 2pm-7pm as scheduled.

Now i will say that I had a very similar experience with TOU not working when i went from 1.5.23 to 1.5.26 under atypical circumstances. Originally I had .26 and it was working great, but I had another issue which resulted in an RMA and trying to restore settings from .26 on top of .23 (mistake) and then it acted oddly when i upgraded to .26 so I rolled back. Later, I removed my original TOU settings and did the upgrade and .26 worked. Perhaps trying again will help? maybe try to clear your TOU settings first?
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Ampster wrote: Sat Jan 22, 2022 11:26 am .
I have not seen the web interface change from UTC. Also I cannot access the TOU edit screen from the Inverter but I may need to do a full reboot. We had grid glitch last night that knocked the Skybox offline but it came back after I switched the AC breaker off then back on.
I finally was able to confirm that the screen on my Skybox and the web remote interface are both now local time. They do have to be reset after the upgrade to the correct time. I reset them by entering a date of 2022/01/01. I do need to go through a few more daily cycles to see if charging works the same.
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Ampster wrote: Tue Jan 25, 2022 12:31 pm .
I finally was able to confirm that the screen on my Skybox and the web remote interface are both now local time. They do have to be reset after the upgrade to the correct time. I reset them by entering a date of 2022/01/01. I do need to go through a few more daily cycles to see if charging works the same.
I gave it a day or two to see if the TOU rates would work in Backup mode, but no luck. I only have two periods. One starting at 2PM at high rates and going to 1AM for the lower rates. I am back to Self Consumption mode, but I will have to watch it if I get cloudy days and will have to manually start a charge from the grid.
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I gave up on v1.5.30 since I could not get it to follow the two settings I had for peak and off peak. I rolled back to v1.5.26 and will start a new thread in a few days after I test my settings in v1.5.26
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An update on this thread is that I think my problem may have been that the TOU times have to be reset when updating to v1.5.30. I am not positive and I did not document all the changes that I made during the process discussed in this thread:
viewtopic.php?p=93786#p93786
The bottom line that I wanted to convey is that v1.5.30 seems to be working fine for me.
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I reset the TOU settings prior upgrading to 1.5.30 and it's all working correctly now. Thanks all for the help.
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