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Re: My DC-DC Battery Box

Postby Marino4x4 » 16 Apr 2015 12:56

Dankie Thinus

Sal verseker so maak. :thumbup:
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Re: My DC-DC Battery Box

Postby JoshJ » 18 Apr 2015 17:02

Thanx, I just need to make sure but I think my luna meter has a small plug thing. But I will let you know :thumbup:
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Re: My DC-DC Battery Box

Postby Tinus lotz » 18 Apr 2015 22:32

Daar is 4 drade op daai ding twee vir kar battery en twee vir 2nd battery :thumbup:
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Re: My DC-DC Battery Box

Postby Dungbeetle » 27 Nov 2015 10:04

Dear All
Not criticize but for info - AC circuit breakers do not work for DC - they will not trip

and DC circuit breakers are verrrry expensive
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Re: My DC-DC Battery Box

Postby Etienne Gous » 09 Feb 2016 18:47

A year later, and prices bound to rocket. Best I could do was R3850-00 for a C-tek D250S - 12 V 20 A New stock will be R4400-00......Might be sales talk.
Tinus, still the man when you need a LC, R3306-00 (95 A/hr)
Next will be a box, plugs, fuses and some wire.

:helpsign: Tips, Ideas on design and building of box, will be greatly appreciated.
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Re: My DC-DC Battery Box

Postby Marino4x4 » 10 Feb 2016 10:14

Dungbeetle wrote:Dear All
Not criticize but for info - AC circuit breakers do not work for DC - they will not trip

and DC circuit breakers are verrrry expensive


Hi Dungbeetle

Thanks for the advice. When I did the installation I checked if the breakers will trip and they did with a dead short. I might add fuses just for in case. I must add that the nice thing about the breakers is that you can use them as switches, I put them in the off position when I do not use that specific plug.

Ettienne ek sal as ek dit weer moet doen nie die boks gebruik wat ek gebruik het nie. Jy kan nie die battery in die boks vas maak nie en dit skuif n bietjie rond. Verder werk dit baie goed. Het dit nou al n paar keer gebruik en kyk nie terug nie. Die boks en die yskas is van die beste kope wat ek al gemaak het. Sterkte met jou bou. :thumbup:
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Re: My DC-DC Battery Box

Postby Peter Connan » 10 Feb 2016 18:17

Marinus kan jy nie net twee gleuwe onder in die boks sny en die battery met 'n ratchet-strap vastrek nie?
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Re: My DC-DC Battery Box

Postby Etienne Gous » 10 Feb 2016 22:54

Dankie Marinus

Ek sal wel n boks gebruik, maar het n plan om te verhoed dat die rond skuif.
Wil graag ook n battery laaier in bou en yskaste permanent op 12v hou. ek is bang dat sommige kampe se kragopwekkers dalk probleme het met spanning regulering.
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Re: My DC-DC Battery Box

Postby Marino4x4 » 11 Feb 2016 07:55

Peter Connan wrote:Marinus kan jy nie net twee gleuwe onder in die boks sny en die battery met 'n ratchet-strap vastrek nie?


Hi Peter

Ek sal dit probeer. Die battery is gelukkig so swaar dat dit glad nie rondskuif nie. Maar net vir ingeval sal ek dit doen.

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Re: My DC-DC Battery Box

Postby offroadbiker » 11 Feb 2016 07:59

Jy kan ook die bracket wat gewoonlik oor die voorste battery kom gebruik, boor twee gaatjies onder in steek die twee punte in en dan kom plaatjie oor battery..... hoop dit maak sin :redface:
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