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Old 09-15-2015, 05:25 PM   #1
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12V Battery Charger Hook Up

Do I need to connect my battery maintainer charger directly to the battery or can i connect it anywhere in the system as long as the wire is able to carry the 10 amps??
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Old 09-15-2015, 05:30 PM   #2
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I'd connect straight to the battery.
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You can wire it up anywhere in the system and it will charge your battery --- as long as it's wired correctly.
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Old 09-24-2015, 01:55 PM   #4
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The closer to the battery the better. Voltage drop is a killer in battery charging systems. I would connect directly to the battery. That is the only way the charger will provide the correct voltage to the battery during the charging sequence.
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