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Old 10-06-2015, 03:40 PM   #31
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I have never heard of hooking up two 12v batteries in series, that would give you 24 volts I have always thought, in parallel you get 12v only? What am I missing here? I think it called living on 12v or something like that, is where I read that and hook-up my two 12v batteries in parallel. Also why wouldn't I get double the AH? Isn't each battery supplying the rated amp hours. Now I'm confused.
Dumb typo, meant 2x 12v in parallel.
I should proof-read my own posts.
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Old 10-06-2015, 03:50 PM   #32
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This thread is starting to look like a bucket full of wire.

Parallel= Hooking Positive to Positive and Negative to Negative= Voltage remains the same Amp Hours multiply


Series= Hooking Positive to Negitive and so on = Voltage multiplies Amp Hours remain the same.
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Old 10-07-2015, 12:52 PM   #33
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Dumb typo, meant 2x 12v in parallel.
I should proof-read my own posts.
"As someone with electronics + electrical and CS degrees, it's infuriating trying to get folks to comprehend."

Ok, BE NICE JIM! Slap my face! We all make mistakes sometimes.

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