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battery relocation

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by dheavychevy38, Sep 25, 2004.

  1. dheavychevy38

    dheavychevy38 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    if i mount my battery in the rear with 1 gauge cable will that be able to handle a 9000 pound super winch on the front or will i cook the cable
     
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    Sandman 3/4 ton status Author

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    I use 2 guage as thats what I had. It works fine for me.
     
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    Go buy some 1/0 welding cable if you don't already have the cable. Costs $1.15-$1.75/foot depending on how much the shop wants to take you to the cleaners.

    Since the cable between the solenoid pack and the motor are probable 2 gauge those cables will get hot faster.
     

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