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Stu Jackson
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Re: Battery Bank Parallel or Series

Originally Posted by NautiG View Post
I'm still trying to noodle out why connecting them that way would make a difference as to there longevity.
Sometimes having other people do your research and following their recommendations makes sense and is the way to go.

Then follow the links and read some more.

When I first was introduced to this concept, I, too, said, why. Easy answer is that it gets the electrons all flowing through the entire string of batteries instead of just the first one.

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