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Best Jumper Cables?

Discussion in 'Product Reviews' started by Koov, Jan 24, 2012.

  1. Jan 24, 2012 at 9:19 PM
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    Koov

    Koov [OP] MonStar

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    Looking to buy a new set of cables. What brand/guage should I be looking for? Any suggestions?
     
  2. Jan 24, 2012 at 9:21 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    The thicker the cable, the better. I have some 2 gauge 25 footers that work pretty well, and am quite happy with them.
     
  3. Jan 24, 2012 at 9:37 PM
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    ones with 2 red and 2 black clamps, havent failed me yet
     
  4. Jan 24, 2012 at 9:39 PM
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    Find a pair that works every time... Its good to check how wide the ends open. I've had some cheapos that didnt open quite wide enough to get around a batt terminal... But other than that, so long as they work they are good ones.
     
  5. Jan 24, 2012 at 9:41 PM
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    I carry a battery pack with me in my tool box. It is just a cheap $50 thing from walmart that I've used for ~2 years and it hasn't failed me yet. imo They are a lot easier because you don't have to position your truck and stuff and if you're by yourself no biggie just jump yourself.
     
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