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Old 09-09-2008, 09:49 PM   #1
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Hi folks, I have a question for the vintage Class C owners. Do you have room for more than just one house battery? I'm very curious to know what you did, if anything to increase your battery bank. My TT was easy, 3 grp27's and after many thousands of miles, proved reliable as well.

I did upgrade my Class C from a dead grp24 to a healthy grp27. But there is no way another battery is gonna fit under that hood!
Is there someplace to add a couple more 27's, or better yet a pair of 6v bats?

If you happen to have pic's of your setup, that would be great! Thanks!
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Hi folks, I have a question for the vintage Class C owners. Do you have room for more than just one house battery? I'm very curious to know what you did, if anything to increase your battery bank. My TT was easy, 3 grp27's and after many thousands of miles, proved reliable as well.

I did upgrade my Class C from a dead grp24 to a healthy grp27. But there is no way another battery is gonna fit under that hood!
Is there someplace to add a couple more 27's, or better yet a pair of 6v bats?

If you happen to have pic's of your setup, that would be great! Thanks!
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Most of the newer C's have them mounted under the entry steps. I don't know if there is room to fashion a box there and make a step removable. A lot of the older C's we have seen only had a place for one house battery.

You might consider a bracket off the back bumper with a battery box.

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My daughter had a Winne class C and had a box on the drivers side behind the propane tank for two or three 29/31 series and could have maybe been able to handle 4 6 Volt T 102's. They had a battery under the hood for there engine. I have seen many of the class A's have battery's under the step. If they did have them under the step in Class C's it would be a good place to have them. The step area is a kinda wasted space and putting Battery's under the steps is a good idea.
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On Baby I have two deep cell bateries on the house.One in the normal house battery tray and the other one in the engine tray.The engine battery I bolted it in a tray to the front inside drivers fender well just behind the rad support.I'll post pics when I get a chance.
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<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by fleamarketer:
On Baby I have two deep cell bateries on the house.One in the normal house battery tray and the other one in the engine tray.The engine battery I bolted it in a tray to the front inside drivers fender well just behind the rad support.I'll post pics when I get a chance. </div></BLOCKQUOTE>

Thanks! I'd be very interested to see those pics! I'll hafta look at my rig again, but off the top of my head, that might just work! Did you buy or build the tray?
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I'll try for pics on Thrus.Baby is STILL at a repair shop.Yeah-all summer at the repair shop.I used a store bought tray and mod it.
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