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#10904793 - 06/09/15 04:20 AM Charging trolling motor batteries when camping
franchi Offline
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Registered: 08/01/08
Posts: 163
Loc: magnolia tx
Primitive camping that is. Any ideas. Those 12 volt to 120 volt converters that plug into your car will they work. Pulling from your truck battery all nite?

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#10904796 - 06/09/15 04:48 AM Re: Charging trolling motor batteries when camping [Re: franchi]
Dayne Offline
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Registered: 12/16/06
Posts: 2932
Sounds like you need to get a Stay in Charge.

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#10905042 - 06/09/15 08:29 AM Re: Charging trolling motor batteries when camping [Re: franchi]
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Registered: 02/26/14
Posts: 559
Loc: Lake Fork
No... they will not work. In a pinch, pull your vehicle battery and put your boat battery on it to charge.
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#10905382 - 06/09/15 10:31 AM Re: Charging trolling motor batteries when camping [Re: franchi]
ringer Online   content
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 02/27/08
Posts: 3475
Loc: Arizona
If you do it a lot or do 2 day tournaments I would either buy a Stealth charger that charges on the run or a small Honda generator.

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#10906931 - 06/09/15 08:54 PM Re: Charging trolling motor batteries when camping [Re: franchi]
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Registered: 04/19/04
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Originally Posted By: franchi
Primitive camping that is. Any ideas. Those 12 volt to 120 volt converters that plug into your car will they work. Pulling from your truck battery all nite?
you might end up with a charged boat battery but a dead truck battery. Get a extra one and charge at house

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#11093037 - 09/09/15 05:29 PM Re: Charging trolling motor batteries when camping [Re: franchi]
Gunrunner Offline
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Registered: 01/23/04
Posts: 408
Loc: Granbury
With the price of the super small generators now days why not just get one of them you can charge the batteries as well maybe have some lights at night. Now days they are about as small as a piece of luggage for under $200.

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