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post #11 of Old 02-19-2009
Maine Sail
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I plugged in

I plugged in 6 feet round trip, more than you have, with a 2% permissible voltage drop and 200 amp load and it comes back as 2ga.

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I really don't think you'll need to do anything. I have owned 6 boats with 6V banks and each boat was wired series/parallel with either 2 Ga or 1 Ga and I never had an issue. For the length it was clearly over sized..

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