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post #90 of Old 01-10-2019
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Re: Electric Conversion log for Kahleesea

Originally Posted by texlan View Post

<-- disclaimer, BS is going to say that i'm giving you bad advice and am trying to kill you with that statement. I'm just saying what you saw; you were able to continue under gen assisted motoring and get back to harbor without a fire. But I'd be as uncomfortable with the situation as you clearly are so, all good.

Lucky to get away with it, could have gone differently, real bad, real fast.

Not worth the risk to vessel, family, and one's own skin.

My recommendation, get that battery out of the circuit ASAP.

If this series string of batteries had another series string in parallel, it could have been really, really bad.

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