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battery charging, rest or not to rest?

I'm on a boat. 4ea. t-105 Trojan batteries. 2ea. in series to battery switch that has 1, 2, both or off. Should I run both ...
William Isherwood 0

different size 6v batteries

I think the answer is no but... I have 2 Rolls 400 ahrs 6v batteries on my boat in the Bahamas. 1 has a bad cell. They are 3...
William Isherwood 2

2 different size battery banks

I have 2 rolls 530 6 volt batteries on my boat that are almost 3 years old. They are fed with 6 panels and overnight I use aroun...
William Isherwood 3

mppt controler with different size panels?

The BZ 500 mppt is on sale so I want to get a back-up controller to my Xantrex/Trace c-40. I am in the Bahamas on a sailing cata...
William Isherwood 2

Air breeze wind gen.

I have an air breeze(200w) marine gen. to charge my 4-6v batteries but for some reason the air breeze is not charging the ba...
William Potts 3

12V panel to 24V controller or LCB

Does the Shur-flo 902-100 controller, rated @ 24V convert 12V from a panel into 24V?  I'd like to try pairing a 24V Shur-f...
William R Wagoner 2

Outback Smartre

Just wondering if anyone has tried the new Outback Smartre, contoller/inverter all in one package. Also wondering about the pric...
William Sullivan 2

Diversion Loads/Dump Loads

I am an electro-mechanical technician by profession for almost three decades now, so don't really consider myself 'In ...
William Summers 7

Inverter for low Vdc

I just read the post by Paul Latina about grid tied low power devices and the response by Chris Brown gave a listing of supplies...
William Wurtz 1

Shurflo DC Surface Water Pump Question

Hi! Can I ask what is the maximum inlet and outlet head height/lenght for water transfer because it will be used in an existing ...
Yans Demesa 1

Xantrex Prosine Remote cable length?

My hydroelectric generator is about 100 feet from the house and thats where the batteries and inverter is as well.  I'...
Zachary M 4

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