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Old 08-23-2010
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Originally Posted by mitiempo View Post
Blue Seas digital voltmeter uses a minimum of .6 watts and a maximum of 1 watt. A small price to pay for the information. Their analog meter uses 1 milliampere.
So .05 amps for mine then...probably about the same for the link Pro...So Im buring up .10 amp hours, or 2.4 amps per day....thats a lot more then I figured it would be I have to admit....I figured it would be in the milliamps as well.
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