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Old 24 June 2005, 17:01   #1
Country: UK - England
Boat name: Smurf (blame the wife)
Make: Avon Searider
Length: 5.4
Engine: Yamaha 85
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where to get

hi folks
where is the best place to get battery cable the very flexable type to come from outboard mines naff was going to add some welding cable to it but found the possative wire is black to within inches of outboard
engine 85hp yamaha 1998
any ideas

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Old 24 June 2005, 18:21   #2
Country: UK - Scotland
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Length: 8m +
Engine: Volvo KAD300/DPX
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Yep, buy a pair of jump leads from Machine Mart. The big heavy ones are about 23kwid.

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Old 24 June 2005, 19:07   #3
Country: UK - Wales
Town: Southampton
Boat name: DynaMoHumm/ SRV/deja
Make: Avon8.4, 5.4 & 4.777
Length: 8m +
Engine: Cat3126 Yam 90 &70
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ideally your cable should be marine spec. ring round the electrical wholesalers in your area and ask them if they sell Marine spec cable!

failing that give Vittesse in Fareham or Aquafax at Hamble a call and get some Mail order
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