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    Default power options delimma



    I'm using a 17 ah dual cigarette plug jump start batter pack to power my AVX I'm wanting to get a 1000 oak dew heater controller with some dew strips and use it with my battery pack. I just want to make sure that my battery pack can handle the load and not short anything out so I'm reaching out to the experts.

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    Default Re: power options delimma

    I use the Thousand Oaks controller with up to 8 dewheater strips at a time with a 17Ah jump pack with no issues but I only run them and the mount with it.
    Dewheaters are quite low draw, add up all of your amp requirements, multiply by how many hours a average session is and then multiply that by 2.
    This will give you a good supply of power and not run your battery below usable limits for proper recharge.

    Depending on how long I need power for I use 17, 34 and 64Ah deep cycle packs.
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    Default Re: power options delimma

    Quote Originally Posted by Gabby76 View Post
    I use the Thousand Oaks controller with up to 8 dewheater strips at a time with a 17Ah jump pack with no issues but I only run them and the mount with it.
    Dewheaters are quite low draw, add up all of your amp requirements, multiply by how many hours a average session is and then multiply that by 2.
    This will give you a good supply of power and not run your battery below usable limits for proper recharge.

    Depending on how long I need power for I use 17, 34 and 64Ah deep cycle packs.


    That is all I would use is the mount and dew heater control. so ill be set awesome deal I thought about running the whole set up through AC but I would be afraid of spikes
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