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#1 Alan Rencher

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Posted 22 March 2017 - 05:04 PM

Preston just sent out this technical bulletin. It is directly in response to problems caused by batteries wired in series that are using the line that travels from +14.4V from the first battery in the series to the ground of the second battery in the series to derive 12V. This has been blowing up a lot of equipment lately, so educate yourself on the issue!

 

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#2 Mitch Mommaerts

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Posted 30 October 2017 - 11:40 AM

Thanks for sharing this!


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