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post #6 of Old 11-10-2013
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Re: running Wind Gen on the Hard

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Originally Posted by ereiss View Post
The boat is under canvas. Usually I disconnect the AGM batteries. Thinking I might leave the wind generator operating and the batteries connected so that they remain fully charged. What is the downside, if any, of doing so?

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There is no need to do this. Charge to full, 100% disconnect the batteries and let them sit. Far safer, less wear and tear on the gear and no potential for gear failure,,

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