SailNet Community - View Single Post - Charging options for small boat?
View Single Post
  #8  
Old 08-05-2010
ffiill's Avatar
ffiill ffiill is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 235
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 4
ffiill is on a distinguished road
For many years now I have had a small solar panel,mounted on my sliding hatch-it charges two 80 AH deep cycling batteries.Again no engine charger.
It quite happily keeps batteries topped up for weekend sailing and powers up a small bilge pump which the wooden sixty five year old boat needs.In fact one of the batteries deserves an award-its well over 10 years old!
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook