Originally Posted by Pikey Dave
You also need to consider the weight distribution. RIBs tend to be ďarse heavyĒ bringing the batteries forward can make a significant difference to the balance of the boat.
Yeh I get that, I had a underdeck tank that failed, so I dug it out and decided to place a smaller thank in the console. Iím hopeful that this will counter any balance issues from moving batteries aft.