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Forum: Electrical Systems   07-12-2009
Replies: 3
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Posted By macduff
Hmmm ! Good suggestion, but wouldn't this destroy...

Hmmm ! Good suggestion, but wouldn't this destroy my ability to use bank 2 (deep cycle batteries) as a backup for starting ?
I read somewhere I could use Zircoff's equations ? Thanks for help so far.
Forum: Electrical Systems   07-11-2009
Replies: 3
Views: 1,132
Posted By macduff
Light indicator circuit needed when using starter battery

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I have a switch on my sailboat which has four positions: Off, 1, Both, 2. 1 refers to battery bank 1, 2 refers to...
Forum: Electrical Systems   07-11-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 6,907
Posted By macduff
So I think I am experiencing the same problem as...

So I think I am experiencing the same problem as Bubb2 above has conquered. My first starting battery lasted 3 years, the second 2 years, and the 3rd 2 years. Wheras my deep cycle 6vx2 batteries have...
Forum: Electrical Systems   07-11-2009
Replies: 7
Views: 660
Posted By macduff
I would caution about leaving your shorepower...

I would caution about leaving your shorepower charger on while you are away from the boat. I did that for a week and came back to find the battery gassing and almost red-hot and accepting high...
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