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Old 02-04-2013, 02:15 AM   #3
Balsta
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Joined: Feb 2008
Location: Chilly Northern Europe
Oddometer: 395
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Originally Posted by skidxr View Post
So my 990 left me stranded... Again ! Due to a dead battery. I'm considering carrying an extra battery now when I head out solo into not so traveled areas. I'm wondering if I could get by with a small Ballistic 4 cell to act as a jump start battery, just because it's so small is my reason for that choice. Has anyone done this?
I carry an extra Shorai with me and I charge both the Shorai in the bike and the spare one on regular basis with Shorai's special charger. The extra battery is less than one kg (about 2 pounds) and the charger weight is about nothing. This is a safe setup in my mind. I know some may disagree.
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