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Old 07-31-2008, 12:25 PM   #20 (permalink)
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Good stuff, thanks. That gives me some ideas of what to look for. I'm just headed out to see what's at the local auto parts store. I want a non-energized, manual switch / disconnect like some of those, rather than a relay/contactor setup. I won't be switching the thing on/off very often, so I don't need the convenience of a remote dash mounted solution. Opening the hood and flipping a simple switch is fine.
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