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    Default battery hook up 24 volt

    I must be getting old forgot how to wire 2 12 volt batteries for 24 volt trolling motor any helpwould be appreciated. I wish i could find that ....... book
    thanks for any help

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    Default Re: battery hook up 24 volt

    You will wire them in series.

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    Default Re: battery hook up 24 volt

    thanks a lot now i can finish this thing

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    Default Re: battery hook up 24 volt

    remember, if you wire in series, your voltage is additive and your current will stay the same. think of this like a big 4 battery mag-lite stacking the batteries.
    when in parallel, the current will change (amps) but the voltage will stay same.

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