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Old 04-08-2014, 07:57   #1
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Rotating Battery Positions

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Is it worthwhile to rotate the batteries through several positions in the bank? We have four batteries that are connected in a series/parallel configuration.

The reason I am asking is that I notice that the batteries closest to the charge sources tend to get charged better and seem to have less problems with varying specific gravities.

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Re: Rotating Battery Positions

If that is happening I'd take a look at your jumper wires between the batteries. They should be large enough to have virtually no voltage drop.
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Re: Rotating Battery Positions

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Is it worthwhile to rotate the batteries through several positions in the bank? We have four batteries that are connected in a series/parallel configuration.

The reason I am asking is that I notice that the batteries closest to the charge sources tend to get charged better and seem to have less problems with varying specific gravities.

- z
Ideally cross connecting the bank will help level this out... All negs from one end and all positives from the other end..
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