Winter is upon us and that means well have a little time to catch up on our reading. Heres a few of the books that caught our eye this year. Well be expanding it with the online version of this article-so be sure to check the online version.
Battery manufacturers want their batteries recharged to 100-percent state of charge after each discharge. In reality, few cruising boats (or any boats kept on a mooring) return their batteries to 100-percent state of charge after each cycle. If this partial state of charge operation continues, your very expensive AGM battery will soon perform no better, if not worse, than a common deep-cycle flooded battery bank. To keep that from happening, we have a few tips.