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ampere-hour

 
a unit of electric charge, being the amount of charge that passes a given point as a current of one ampere in one hour.
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Using 12V-230 ampere-hour batteries, four numbers are required in series to obtain 48V and 2220 / 230 = 9.65 (10) are required to provide the current, so a total of 40 batteries are required.
The ampere-hour rating of the battery is sized to provide the energy necessary to power the forklift during an eight-hour shift.