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Re: Battery Recommendations

Originally Posted by T37Chef View Post
Can I get absolute clarification please...

2 each Group GC2 6V batteries would equal 215 Amp hours, or about 105 usable a/h?

You do not get 215 a/h out of each. technically (and I hope this isn't more confusing) yes you get 215 a/h out of each - its just you need two of them providing current simultaneously to get 12V. Net result, yes, two 6V 215ah batteries combined give you the same as a single 12V 215ah.
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