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Old 10-08-2012, 09:22 PM   #19
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Originally Posted by sgtsmasher View Post
also i am not ignoring the people that are not running them. im just just more on the side of people who use them as opposed to the people that dont. imho i have yet to see someones entire system run efficiently as one who does run a cap as to someone who doesnt. and i did watch a video on youtube about how the guy tries to de-bunk the use of a cap and i wasnt convinced. has anyone done any tests with the same items like an alt, batt, wiring and system with and with out a cap for an extended amount of time not 2 minutes or less with meters and what not. im just not convinced enough i guess to believe that they are useless. can you back up your reasoning with actual proof as to where i can better understand?

Lets see its apples to oranges

Alternators create current and voltage
Battery is a high capacity storage device that has a slower discharge rate
Wire... Serves no other purpose but to "transport " both amperage and voltage ..

A cap is a Low capacity fast discharge device .

I fail to see the connection your trying to make

You claim your not "convinced" , there is a lot of hard mathematical information proving why they are useless . What hard proof do you have they are as u stated "efficient "
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