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post #98 of Old 04-15-2019
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Re: Realistic expectations for my house batteries

Originally Posted by fallard View Post
My experience with AGMs (now 9 years old) is similar to chefís. Because of the charge retention, that means you donít have to remove them over the winter or periodically charge them during an extended haul-out. Since these things are heavy (~66 lbs for each of my 5 batteries) so leaving them in place is a real advantage over liquid cells.
Not so much these days where most people have at least some kind of solar charging
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