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Re: Wiring & Installing A Battery Monitor

Originally Posted by Maine Sail View Post
Not just Beneteau most builders do that. Easy as pie fix is to connect those LED strips to the cabin lighting circuit. No need for them unless it is dark, cabin lights are on when it is dark.... Course you can always wire them to their own switch too but the cabin light breaker is already there..
I'd like to wire them to a different breaker switch. I usually leave the cabin lights breaker switch on when at anchor so i can quickly turn on a light in the dark...but the panel doesn't need to be back-lit in that scenario.
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