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Old 12-22-2014, 09:53 PM   #1
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I just replaced the Univolt in my 89 Excella with an Intellipower 9260, and used the original #6 connecting cables . Is this advisable, or a potential hazard?

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Old 12-22-2014, 10:18 PM   #2
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#6 might be OK for the unit's max 60A output, depending on the length of the wire run. Measure the distance, multiply by 2 (you need to figure the wiring run as a round trip) and look in the 12 volt chart here:

Voltage Loss Tables for AWG Wire

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Old 12-23-2014, 11:49 PM   #3
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6 ga cable is adequate for a 60 amp converter/charger.
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