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Old 07-10-2013, 07:28 PM   #17 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by mikeyjd View Post
that's what I was thinking. oil_pan4 made a lithium ion pack for his diesel and I thought this might be a bit cheaper of an option along with ample cranking.
Why not use both?
Capacitor backed Lithium power.
I already found that the LiFePO4 batteries do not like the cold at all.
Capacitors shouldn't really care how cold it is.
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