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Good comparison video of jump starters
« on: November 13, 2019, 09:58:27 AM »
Good showdown of random "new style" small jump starters. A few interesting takeaways...

The amperage printed on the box is always BS, with the output usually 10-20% of the rated amperage.

The generic Chinese Amazon lookalikes do remarkably well.

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Re: Good comparison video of jump starters
« Reply #1 on: November 13, 2019, 01:44:15 PM »
I had to get one of these to run most of my 12v stuff
https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B019IFDIIS/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o06_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

HF booster comes with a ton of nice charging cables and a case.