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Old 08-28-2016, 02:45 PM   #17
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Originally Posted by psneeld View Post
I can't believe for that size boat, the required windlass would only require 8/3.

My 2/0 is barely adequate for the 15 foot run and 1200 watt motor according to the installation manual.

Thus why people start thinking remote battery and ways to charge it, even if inefficient.
Have 4/0 running up to mine. But that was originally for the bow thruster also. Windlass seems pretty happy with 4/0.

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