1. Accessories and Parts
  2. Patrick Distribution
  3. Battery Boxes
  4. Switches and Solenoids
Marine 2-Position Battery Switch

Marine 2-Position Battery Switch

Item # 277-000403
lowest price pledge
Our Price: $30.42
Accessories and Parts
Orders above $50 qualify for Free Shipping
Shipping Weight: 0.57 lbs
In Stock
277-000403 - Switches and Solenoids Patrick Distribution Accessories and Parts
zoom in icon
slider vertical icon
zoom out icon
Comment field cannot be left empty.
Name field cannot be left empty.

Thank you! Your comment has been submitted successfully. You should be able to view your question/comment here within a few days.

Error submitting comment. Please try again momentarily.

Product Images

Call 800-298-8924 to order Patrick Distribution accessories and parts part number 277-000403 or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all Patrick Distribution products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for Marine 2-Position Battery Switch. Accessories and Parts reviews from real customers.
  • All Info
  • Reviews (7)
  • Q & A (6)
  • Photos
  • Why etrailer?

Patrick Distribution Accessories and Parts - 277-000403

  • Battery Boxes
  • Switches and Solenoids
  • Patrick Distribution

  • Patrick Distribution marine 2-position battery switch
  • 4 Wire outlet directions
  • Includes:
    • 2 Copper tinned wire screws for connection
    • 4 Bronze tinned wire nuts for connection
  • Black and red PBT plastic construction
  • Overall dimensions: 2-3/4" long x 2-3/4" wide x 2-15/16" tall
  • IP rating: IP54
  • Continuous rating: 300A 12-50V DC
  • Intermittent rating: 500A
  • Cranking rating: 1000A
  • Dielectric strength:
    • 2000V DC per minute
    • 1000V AC per minute
  • 1-Year Warranty

96285 Patrick Distribution Marine Dual Position Battery Switch

Customer Reviews

Marine 2-Position Battery Switch - 277-000403

Average Customer Rating:  4.9 out of 5 stars   (7 Customer Reviews)

- 277-000403

Have not installed it as yet, ut appears to be the exact part we need. Appreciate the timely shipping. Have ordered from etrailer in the past. Always very helpful with any questions or problems. Highly recommend. 874940

- 277-000403

Good for new trailer 862221

- 277-000403

It works just like it is suppose to. What a relief that something works and I don't have to worry. It's great. 809317

- 277-000403

Works great, easy install 773954

- 277-000403

Easy installation, works as advertised. Don't have to keep disconnecting battery terminal when storing rv. 674014

- 277-000403

Very good quality battery shutoff / disconnect. Mounts and wires up easily. 663399

- 277-000403

looks good. Thanks 526602


Ask the Experts about this Patrick Distribution Accessories and Parts

  • Battery Disconnect Switch for Use on Travel Trailer
    You can use the Marine Battery Switch # 277-000403 for your application but since this item is not rated for outdoor use I recommend using a junction box like # 3375601100 to provide a degree of protection from moisture. The switch housing (not including the knob) is about 1-1/4-inches deep so you'd want to use hardware that is about 2-inches long. If space is available in your battery box you might be able to mount the switch there. In this case a better choice might be the Epicord...
    view full answer...
  • Switch Operation of Marine 2-Position Battery Switch # 277-000403
    The Marine 2-Position Battery Switch # 277-000403 only has two positions. On and Off. The knob should not need to be pushed down to turn either. It really shouldn't be coming off either. The actuator out position should be just a momentary switch function that activates but then goes back to off when you release.
    view full answer...
  • Can a Battery Disconnect Switch Be Mounted Outside a Trailer
    The most weather resistant battery disconnect switch we offer is the Marine 2-Position Battery Switch part # 277-000403 which as the title states is a marine grade battery disconnect that holds an IP54 rating. That said, a battery disconnect switch is not designed to be mounted out in the open, subjected to water so you really need to find a way to mount the battery disconnect switch inside. The most common location is inside a battery box but I am not aware of one that will work on the...
    view full answer...
  • How Does the Marine 2-Position Battery Switch # 277-000403 Install
    Basically you use install the Marine 2-Position Battery Switch # 277-000403 by cutting the wire for the circuit you want to install it on and wire one end of the wiring to either post underneath the switch. When the switch is "on" the circuit is completed and when it's "off" the circuit is deactivated. I attached a picture that shows the underneath side of the switch with the posts visible.
    view full answer...
  • Amp Ratings of Marine 2-Position Battery Switch
    I went to take a look for myself at the Marine 2-Position Battery Switch # 277-000403 and found it does indeed have a 300A continuous rating and 500A intermittent rating at up to 50V DC. I measured the screws with a digital caliper for you and they are 0.37 inches in diameter.
    view full answer...
  • Availability of Mounting Box for Epicord Battery Disconnect Switch with Key
    The Epicord Battery Disconnect Switch with Key - 50 Amp # 277-000096 doesn't have a box made directly for it that we have to offer. If you'd like something that comes with a box then we have the Marine 2-Position Battery Switch # 277-000403 which has a box that the switch is built on, but you would lose the lock option if you went this way. Attached is an installation video we shot of the Epicord on a trailer if you want to stick with that option.
    view full answer...

Do you have a question about this Accessories and Part?

  • Why etrailer.com?

    At etrailer.com we guarantee:
  • Highest quality accessories and parts for the best price.

    Our Lowest Price Pledge ensures you will never overpay for the parts you need.
  • Real product know-how.

    We make sure that the products we sell are what we say they are, and that they work the way they are supposed to work. Get real advice from a real person who has the knowledge and expertise needed to solve your problem.
  • Most detailed, accurate accessories and part information available.

    Because we take providing accurate product information seriously, we take our own detailed product photos, demo videos and installation videos, as well as verify measurements, instructions, and vehicle fit information.
  • Installations, made easy.

    We love helping people and have the most highly-trained customer service, hands-on experience, step by step videos and installation instructions.
  • Fast shipping.

    Your order is automatically routed to get out of our warehouse and to your door as quickly as possible. Receive free shipping on orders over $99.
  • Personalized service for life.

    We provide one-on-one, personalized service from the ordering process through the life of your product.
  • Trusted since 1946.

    We've been serving customers since our parts store first opened in 1946 and continue to be recognized by our customers, our vendors and third parties for exceptional service.
  • Returns Policy

    Need to return an item? No problem. Please read our Returns Policy for more information.

Info for this part was:

Edited by:
Leah B
Expert Research:
Jameson C
Expert Research:
Adam R
Written by:
Mary E
Updated by:
Isabelle B

At etrailer.com we provide the best information available about the products we sell. We take the quality of our information seriously so that you can get the right part the first time. Let us know if anything is missing or if you have any questions.