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Re: running Wind Gen on the Hard

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?

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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