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    Connect 12V directly to battery risks?

    What are the risks to connecting the 12V directly to the battery or through a switch then to the battery?

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    Quote Originally Posted by packruler View Post
    What are the risks to connecting the 12V directly to the battery or through a switch then to the battery?
    If you include a correctly sized fuse.... not much risk. Research the wire/fuse size for your targeted use.
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    Yes, always use a fuse!

    It's better to be safe than a screaming ball of fire.

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    sounds good thank you.

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    12V for what, im assuming you are talking about a proper car rated PSU, and not just the pc itself, or a normal 12V psu?

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