battery question

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battery question

#1 Post by paperboy » Wed Mar 05, 2014 3:51 pm

Finally getting around to drilling holes & fitting my sounder properly which leads me to the
question can I lay my battery on its side.Its one of those sealed rechargeable from bcf types Im sure most folks have . Just cause I have a beut little box for it if I can.
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Re: battery question

#2 Post by GreyNurse » Wed Mar 05, 2014 5:56 pm

Gel cells and AGM batteries can be orientated in any position that suits, but you can still use the box. Put a fuse in line near the battery and place it all in the box. You can get adhesive backed velcroe strips from the local $2 shop and use that to secure the box to the hull of the yak. All nice and tidy and waterproof. No mess, no worries.


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