Carlos G

Carlos G

  • Commented on Wet cell battery temperature
    Compass: Thanks! Excellent clarification and suggestions. Will adjust my maintenance routine. Will a temp sensor work if connected to a metal strip attached to the 3 batteries? Will the controller stop feeding the batteries? I hope we can get manufacturers...
  • Commented on Wet cell battery temperature
    Thanks. By catastrophic I mean possible fire. Idea about fuse between batteries is thinking there may be a high current flow between batteries. Trying to find a mechanism to stop or minimize the problem when nobody is in boat....
  • Commented on Wet cell battery temperature
    Additional comment to original post: will fuses between batteries help to avoid or minimize a catastrofic failure? What size fuse if bank is used ocassionally to start Yanmar 44 hp? House load is not more than 15 amps per hour....
  • Posted Wet cell battery temperature to Panbo Forum
    Just had a potentially dangerous incident with the sailboat house bank. It has 3 gp27 batteries fed by the normal alternator setup and by a 130 watt solar panel with a controller. Bank is one year old. I noticed the...
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