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Old 09-25-2015, 07:49 AM   #1
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Advantages and disadvantages of gel, AGM, flooded lead acid deep cycle batteries


Thinking about getting new batteries?

Here is what the TROJAN Battery Company has to say about the different types of batteries.

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Old 09-25-2015, 03:42 PM   #2
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Very interesting read!!!

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Old 09-25-2015, 03:45 PM   #3
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Check out optima blue top AGM
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