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Electrical terminals for sailboat

Hi,

I wanted to consolidate my wires that go to my battery and mount something like this:

Z-Hale Kai Battery Project-33.jpg photo - Maine Sailing photos at pbase.com

Anyone done this? Do you know where to get terminal blocks like this? I searched WM and Defender but didn't find anything. Does it have to be "marine" or can it be home owner type? Thanks in advance.
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Defender has 5 pages of 'em
http://www.defender.com/category.jsp?path=-1|328|49758|112306&id=299259

I'd go with marine. Seen too much rust on my boat.

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Silvery metal may be aluminum. OK on fresh water, not good in salt air. Inland on the Hudson it probably won't make a difference for you.
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You're looking for a 'busbar' or 'buss bar'.

See Blocks/Busbars for Defender's selection
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