DIY Vagabond / power pack parts list

Started Dec 7, 2006 | Discussions thread
Robert Strom Senior Member • Posts: 2,982
Re: DIY Vagabond / power pack parts list

John Buntz wrote:

I would suggest a Sealed Lead Acid preferably and AGM. A commmon
size is a U1. The sime physical size as you use in a garden tractor
battery. They are rated 12v and 35 to 50 ahr. No telling how many
flashes you would get but I would think close to 600.

These are easy to find since they are used in wheelchairs and

Excellant information. I was going to go buy a deep dis-charge trolling motor battery today, but didn't get around to it. Thanks for saving me the time/money. Now I know what to look for.

Now all I need to know is if the "smart charger" I bought 3 years ago for the trolling motor that died from lack of attention will work correctly on the U1 battery you reccommended... The quest and questions continue.


Post (hide subjects) Posted by
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow