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Tap into traction battery?

Has anyone tapped into the 380v battery for use with a power inverter? For the purpose of powering your house after a storm.. that sort of thing. I'm thinking that most high frequency inverters take 12/24/48v and boost it up to 380v, then synthesize 60hz 120/240. So why not cut out the middle man and hook such an inverter directly to the battery?

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