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Normal battery water usage
Yup, searched it, but couldn't seem to find what I wanted. I've used about 4 oz./month lately on my group 27s; all used about the same amount and they are identical.
What is the normal range of water usage? I'm certain this varies a good deal with use--storage vs. cruising, size of bank vs load, charging method, whether charger adapts to temperature changes--but all answers are of interest because...
a. Readers will have boats of many sorts and many practices.
b. I operate in different modes too, as most of us do.
My current problem is that I have both solar and plug-in charging, and for the first time I'm using both. Ordinarily, I only use the plug-in if I'm with the boat, other wise relying on the solar regulator to avoid dueling chargers; however, I'm testing dehumidifying equipment which is requiring me to leave the shore power on.
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