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Re: solenoid

Postby DavidHazelbaker » Mon Jul 23, 2018 8:11 pm

Does this system Parallel switch ever go bad ??????

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Re: solenoid

Postby Fastjeff » Tue Jul 24, 2018 7:20 am

With dual engines, Marinette used a "battery jumper cable" set up to boost a low battery. The momentary switch on the dash triggers a special type of solenoid switch (that can stay ON without overheating) which cleverly joins the low and charged batteries to get the motor(s) started. Slick idea.

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