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Old 01-27-2014, 06:06 PM
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im currently starting to order the components for my new stereo setup. im considering adding a second battery, well more specifically a kenetik back close to the amp.also going do do the big 3 with 0 ga as well the amp kit im gonna run is 0 ga as well. not sure on the amps yet but in the neighborhood of 1000-1200 rms, most i look at seem to be between 100-120 amp between a pair. so would i benefit from a second battery? its small enough to fit anywhere really so thats no issue.
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If your electrical system is running as good, no need for a second battery.
Iam running well over twice the power you will be and have yet to do the big 3 and I have a constant 14.4+ volts.
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If you want to run your system longer with the key off then get a second battery. That's all a battery is, reserve capacity. I am installing a second battery because I want to isolate all my accessories and stereo from the main starting battery. The stock charging system will handle the system you're talking about, it's just how long you want to be able to run it before needing to recharge the system.
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I didn't think of that^^^ good point!
I never run my system with the motor turned off so I never thought about that
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ok awesome more money for other stuff haha ... any opinions on knukonceptz wires? its either gonna be them or cadence
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