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Offline Spade

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Bullet Connectors under the windscreen
on: July 09, 2019, 06:29:47 PM
Iím trying to figure a way to run a charging system for my phone without running a tender all the way from my battery.

Not too long ago I remember reading about someone hooking up a tender straight from the bullet connectors behind the windscreen.

Well, I found and tried connecting but, the connectors are too small and the receiving terminals too large.

Any adapters on the market? Or, a different tender, perhaps?

Thanks yíall!!!

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Re: Bullet Connectors under the windscreen
Reply #1 on: July 09, 2019, 06:43:15 PM
Easiest way would be to wire a usb socket to the accessory wires in the nose and then just use a usb charger cable for your phone.
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Re: Bullet Connectors under the windscreen
Reply #2 on: July 09, 2019, 07:14:06 PM
You mean splice the bullet connectors?

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Re: Bullet Connectors under the windscreen
Reply #3 on: July 09, 2019, 07:34:48 PM
I have a video of setting up a charger


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Re: Bullet Connectors under the windscreen
Reply #4 on: July 09, 2019, 07:47:44 PM
Boom perfect thatís exactly what I needed! 16-14 gauge Bullet connector male/female terminals. Let the splicing begin!

Thank you, ksimon!

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Re: Bullet Connectors under the windscreen
Reply #5 on: July 09, 2019, 07:49:57 PM
*Originally Posted by Spade [+]
Boom perfect thatís exactly what I needed! 16-14 gauge Bullet connector male/female terminals. Let the splicing begin!

Thank you, ksimon!

Glad I could help..

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Re: Bullet Connectors under the windscreen
Reply #6 on: July 10, 2019, 03:35:35 PM
*Originally Posted by ksimon [+]
I have a video of setting up a charger

How'd it work out on the road with it moving around some?
I've got a $60 RAM set up that mounts to the top of the clutch or brake reservoir + a $12 USB fused power cord on my ZRX that works great but that holder you've shown is a way cheaper option. 
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Re: Bullet Connectors under the windscreen
Reply #7 on: July 10, 2019, 06:37:22 PM
So far it has been great no issues. Had it up to 100 still sturdy, I did have to play with the position a little, it was hitting the tank on a lock turn to the left.

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Re: Bullet Connectors under the windscreen
Reply #8 on: July 18, 2019, 06:16:55 PM
So, I finally got around to attempting the hookup with an SAE battery tender. Couldnít get the damn thing to work. Not sure if it was my crimps or if I had the +/- plugged in backwards. Tonight I will test to see if the bullet connectors are even getting power.