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Old 02-20-2013, 05:02 PM   #1
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New Battery Terminal or Just Use a Ring Terminal straight to battery?

I'm installing a new audio system. Complete everything from 2 amps and a sub to all the speakers also.

The way I've got it set up in a drawing, a 0 gauge wire will go into a distribution block, 2 4ga wires come out to each amplifier. The 0 gauge wire is the issue though.

Should I just terminate with a ring terminal bolted to the battery? Or look into a whole new aftermarket battery terminal? What gauge is the stock power wire anyway and there's a second wire there too (on the +ve side). I'd need the same on the -ve side too (0 gauge is also going to a dist block, 2 4ga out).

Any help is appreciated. I'd like to keep this as clean as possible.
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