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Discussion in 'General' started by scubaman15, Jul 3, 2014.

  1. dentdude36

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    Believe me it's accurate battery technology has changed a lot with the plates and amount being used in the casing space available no hidden agendas with it. Try one out ! I was happy with HD battery but this one has a much more noticeable
    Difference in starting power
     
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    Pretty impressive then. Cca is basically done by increasing the surface area of the plates. If they (who ever makes those batteries) have figured how to make them last and survive heat, that is great.
    Though 310 is rather enough to crank factory 117. High compression is different animal. If 310 doesn’t crank standard 117 well in warm temperature there is a problem somewhere. 500 cca is like using hammer and chisel....
     
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    if someone can get 426 cca out of a battery when this came out( how many years ago I don't know) goes to show that 500cca in today's world isn't so off base
     
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    I just bought and installed the 500cc 20X battery. I had bought the Braille a year ago and kept on a tender but only started the bike a couple of times. I was customizing it so a lot of down time. Braille died. Maybe a battery needs to cycle to stay healthy? Load, discharge, recharge, etc etc???? I don't know but the 500cc fired it right up yesterday and went riding since the customizing is finally finished!!!
     
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    Hmmm now maybe we will hear less bs about the throttle x and how it can't be what it is
     
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    I am getting the throttle x soon, I've got 2.5 years on my Duracell, it's doing ok, but I don't trust it for too much longer.
     
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    Did someone already start talking bs about it! That is not nice. For gods sake give the battery a change to prove itself!
    Even if the battery is sold exclusively on Amazon, not from throttleX site and it is not American made by Deka like some HD batteries they sell there, but ”overseas” like they say, it doesn’t automatically mean the quality is not good!
     
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    I think my Braille lasted about 5 years in case this helps
     
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    I've had Harley battery's last along time as well up to 7 years I figured I'd try the throttle x battery die to its cranking power
     
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    Got the x-rated battery in and it def has some thump. It whirled it over no problem. I didn't choke it or give it gas so I could hear it turn over. I thought my comp releases could be bad, with my old battery it just took a while to get it to turn over. I put my finger on them and they would go down when I hit the button but would come back up after about 2-3 secs. With the new battery they go down while its whirling its ass off but still come back up after 2-3 secs.
     
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    Big difference isn't it
     
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    Sucks for me, they won't ship to Canada..:(
     
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    Well hell. Yea its a big dif, hope it keeps it up for several years
     
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    back in the sixties, we just kicked them, few broken ankles, but didn't need no hi-dollar battery .
    one time I had a kickback so hard it broke the tranny case
     
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    Technology man! We used to have flip phones that just made calls but now... Oh yea I still got a flip phone
     
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    Ship it to me
     
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    If your going to Bikeweek, You can send it to Marble's place and he can give it to you down there
     
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    I have a Braille, and to be honest, so far I am less than impressed..
     

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