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Old 02-15-2009, 12:13 PM   #1
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Default Lawnmower or motorcycle battery for my DC charger?

do I HAVE to use a car battery or can I use something smaller? And yes I know it would be easier to just get a power source, I just need something temporary
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Old 02-15-2009, 04:03 PM   #2
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If you're not going to use it alot, mc batt from something big like a Gold Wing would prob do. If you're going to be using it a lot, car batt. As expensive as some mc batts are, you may find car batt is cheaper.
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Old 02-15-2009, 04:40 PM   #3
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Depending on the lawnmower battery capacity, it might get you through a race day if you run only one class.

If your need more, a marine battery works well for me. It charges 4 classes on a race day 3 heats & a main each. At the local Auto Supply, I got it for $60 (with a trade in).
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Old 02-15-2009, 05:59 PM   #4
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just use a car battery charger as ur power source
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