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Old 03-31-2013, 07:05 PM   #1
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6 volt house batteries......in series or parallel?

I know this may seem like a dumb or obvious question, but what is the best way to wire up 2 6 volt trojan t 105 house batteries?
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No such thing as a dumb question:
RV Tech Library - Converting From 12 Volt to 6 Volt Batteries
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Put the positive cable on one battery negative on the other then connect the two left over terminals together.
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I'm guessing in series since they are 6 volt batteries.
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It depends if you want to run 6volt or 12volt.
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Old 03-31-2013, 07:24 PM   #6
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I'm guessing in series since they are 6 volt batteries.
Do not guess, did you click on the link in post#2? It will tell you what you want to know.
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Old 03-31-2013, 07:29 PM   #7
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To wire two t-105 battery's in series start with this link
http://http://www.marxrv.com/12volt/12volt.htm

Then go to this link
http://http://www.marxrv.com/12volt/12volta.htm

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This site might help you with connecting them:
SmartGauge Electronics - Interconnecting multiple batteries to form one larger bank
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Thanks for all of the replies. Just want to make sure I was doing this correctly for the past few years....lol. I should have known already since I was using 6 volt batteries.
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