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post #17 of Old 12-02-2012
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Originally Posted by floridajaxsailor View Post
rant on about 10 minutes not doing it but I have a very capable digital dual bank battery monitor and it works great- 10 minutes is more than enough

let me ask you this- if your car battery was dead would you leave your vehicle running in the driveway for 45 minutes??
Yes I know we're talking about different styles of batteries
No rant - we (you and the rest of us in this thread apparently) are not talking the same thing.

You are talking replacing a starter's use...

We are talking about a boat sailing blue water - not day trips.

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