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Old 05-23-2016, 11:39 PM   #1
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Help with connecting to battery

I'm trying to connect a booster for my TPMS directly to my 2 x 6v Trojan batteries. I put one cable on positive and the other on negative on the other battery so it's 12V circuit.

How the heck to I do this without getting sparked all the time. I'm really spooked out by this lol. I just don't want to damage any components.

Any help would be greatly appreciated.


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Old 05-24-2016, 03:20 AM   #2
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Never mind. I'm an idiot. Forgot to unplug from my 120v power outlet.
What an idiot! Lol

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Old 05-24-2016, 07:10 AM   #3
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Use your battery disconnect switch, you do have one, right?
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Old 05-30-2016, 07:45 PM   #4
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I added a fuse block and grounding buss bar (from Home Depot) on the load side of the battery disconnect switch. This makes it simple to add various electrical mods avoiding a tangle of wires and fuses, etc. Make sure you also put a larger (perhaps) 50 Amp breaker between the fuse buss an dthe disconnect switch.
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