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post #5 of Old 12-08-2012
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Re: gel, AGM, Lead acid

As has been stated above lead acid is the best bang for the buck. If however, you are like me and have a long history of ruining batteries because you never seem to get around to checking the electrolyte level because the batteries are all but inaccessible you might think about AGM's:-)) They require no maintenance and if you have the ability to charge regularly to 100% as I do they seem to last a good long time (but even so they are going to cost more overall than wet cell).

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