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Old 10th Jun 2022, 20:29
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turbine start pack

Need to replace my CoolSpool 17 starter with a new one ( dont make them anymore ). Needs to only start the ac a couple of times ( MD 500 /As 350 ) but needs to be man portable ie walk across a wet field maybe 300 m from a vehICLE
What are you guys using ?
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Old 10th Jun 2022, 20:53
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Hughes, we use the Coolspool 29, youíll need this sort of poke for your 350. We get about 5 starts out of it.

Itís good for us as the charger is integral to the unit.

Amazing what they cost though as itís only a box with two batteries in it!!

Weíve also got a RedBox, which is ok too, but the charger is external and just gets in the way👍
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Old 10th Jun 2022, 23:41
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Hughes500: What are you guys using ?
Big fan of Start Pac products. Used them in the GOM and bought a couple for my side work. Dont know your definition of man portable but I moved these up and down platforms and to other remote areas. Some come with wheel kits. Good customer service to boot.
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Old 11th Jun 2022, 02:54
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Second the Start Pac. But use it for starting only and not to run avionics etc during maintenance. Brilliant.

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Old 11th Jun 2022, 15:59
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yep, start pac.
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