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  1. Difference between (2) 110v Battery Chargers

    Electrical Systems
    Hello All, I bought a new (to me) Ericson 30+ this spring and am doing a few upgrades/repairs this fall. One is... Strangely, the boat has never been equipped with an on board 110v battery charger. The boat has a bank of 2 std (non-gel or AGM) batteries. I primarily daysail then return to...
  2. recovering battery abuser. Another mistake?

    Electrical Systems
    I recently purchased 2 new Trojan T-1275 12V [email protected] batteries. They replaced 2 Trojan 30XHS batteries only 2 1/2 years old. Batteries+ convinced me that I abused the batteries by sulfating them beyond repair. So, I am now bound and determined to follow Trojan recommendations, and purchased...
  3. Alternative to Solar

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    Dear Community, My name is Maximilian Allmayer-Beck and I am consulting a start up from Barcelona, which is working on an alternative way of generating energy on sailboats. The newly developed technology allows you to generate energy from the movement of the boat, store it and later on of course...
  4. Leaving Dead battery on shore power charger

    Electrical Systems
    hi. My batteries are dead. i new they were going but i thought i could squeeze the rest of the season out of them. i could not. For several reasons (not in stock, i'm out of town for a couple of weeks, plan to modify battery compartment) i cannot install the new batteries i want for at least...
  5. Battery Charger - ProSport 12 - VGM vs. Gel settings - Problem

    Gear & Maintenance
    I recently purchased the ProSport 12 battery charger and installed it on my Ranger 29. I have two newer (November, 2010) 12 volt deep-cycle batteries (these: ) and there was no charger on the boat before I purchased this one. There are three settings...