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#11947443 - 11/22/16 10:37 PM Wiring help
keener205 Offline
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Registered: 02/20/13
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I'm planing to replace most of the small wiring from the console to batteries. Most of the ones on here are two short n I can't move the battery over to one side to add two more. The previous owner added things and didn't remove unused wires. So I want to clean up n redo what I actually need. So what ga size and colors. And is there a color for specific things on the boat. Also need to run a dual wire for the bow light what ga is recommended for that. Thanks in advance for any help.

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#11947600 - 11/23/16 06:33 AM Re: Wiring help [Re: keener205]
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I would think that 14awg would be fine on a boat. It'll hold 15 amps continuously without heating up and I doubt you have any loads that big on the boat. I'm assuming your boat is less than fifty feet long here.
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#11947626 - 11/23/16 07:01 AM Re: Wiring help [Re: keener205]
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