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Unread 08-07-2018, 02:20 PM   #1
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i know this has been discussed a thousand times but here is another thread.

I am in process of buying new 8 volt batteries
I have a 700$ limit, Which where I am located narrows me down to not man battery companies

here is what is close to me

Trojan - 130.00 each
Us - 130.00 ea
Crown - 118.00 ea.
Supelex - 98.00 ea
Duracell - 119.00 each


So basically Trojan and Us batteries is out of my price range

Out of the 3 other which do you think would work best, or is there another brand I am missing

Location is Birmingham ,Al
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Unread 08-07-2018, 02:47 PM   #2
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Crown would be my choice, even if you include the Trojan & US in the mix. Trojan has become more difficult to work with “after the sale” if needed.
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Unread 08-07-2018, 03:08 PM   #3
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Crown batteries are great. Iíve had good success with Duracellís lasting many years too. Iíd also look into Powertron if you have them nearby. Iíve also seen Interstate batteries last 8+ years. (I say 8+ because theyíre still going!)


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Unread 08-07-2018, 04:38 PM   #4
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Default Re: batteries

i run these brute forces and i have had great luck with them. (also have 8x 6volts)
http://www.bruteforce.com/index.php/...gba6v2000.html

everyone told me to steer clear of the cheaper ones and through my work i got these at 60 a piece.. i understand your looking for 8vs but i believe they have them also. would be worth checking out

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They have a location in Birmingham 205-730-9093
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Unread 08-07-2018, 05:12 PM   #5
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I would go with Trojan but like you said its a little out of range. I would look at the weight and amp hour of the remaining three and go with the heaviest one with the best amp hour rating .

the more lead the better .


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Unread 08-07-2018, 10:45 PM   #6
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Dixie Battery in Tuscaloosa has Trojan for $120 a piece and crowns for $98 a piece. May want to check them out if you donít mind driving a little
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Crown makes an excellent battery. Which Crown battery are they quoting you at this price? The CR-150 or the CR-165?
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Unread 08-08-2018, 09:26 AM   #8
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Tahoe... CR 150 IS WHAT HAS BEEN QUOTED,

Just called the Dixie battery they are cheapest around on crown
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Unread 08-08-2018, 09:31 AM   #9
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Tahoe... CR 150 IS WHAT HAS BEEN QUOTED,

Just called the Dixie battery they are cheapest around on crown
That's high for a 150. My price on a Cr-150 is $101.95
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For only $80 more than my budget I would buy the Trojans. Buy the best and only cry once.
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