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post #5 of Old 04-11-2003
GordMay
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Install electric windlass

What ''fer'' said.
30 Sq. mm is roughly equivilent to #3 AWG cable.
Assuming a 100 Amp load @ 12VDC, you would begin to exceed 10% voltage drop @ < 70 circuit feet, that is pos. + neg. @ 35'' from source.
See the article "Ohm''s Law & Boats" in the March/April issue of "Good Old Boat Magazine"
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