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Old 12-12-2012, 05:42 PM   #10
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Thanks very much for the links, Yes, that's the Battery type I was referring to. I have some sections of the battery leads left I believe, I'll cut into it to determine size. I also need to determine the charging capabilities to see if I can install a bit larger unit.
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Here's picture of what I'm working with;







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Originally Posted by H96669 View Post
Check the specs on your OEM battery cable. Big doesn't mean it has much wire in it. Recently cut into an old one....lots of rubber sheathing, not much copper, about 10Ga to my eye.

BTW that type of battery you are contemplating with the wires built in, often used in old 6V BMW motorcycles.

Like this:

http://bmwdean.com/6_Volt_Battery.htm

Fuse it to be on the safe side, altough if you think you may blow the fuse troubleshooting, I'd use something like that:

http://www.grainger.com/Grainger/COO...-Breaker-6AYJ4

Thread worthless without pics....I want to see the old scooter.

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