Replacing battery on my Jump Start 900?

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dust-devil
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Sun Jul 14, 2013 12:59 pm

Hi all. Any ideas on if it is worthwhile replacing the battery on my "Jump Start 900"? If so - where can I get such replacement?
Any info much appreciated.
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george
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Mon Jul 15, 2013 9:12 am

Can you open it up to see what kind of battery it is?
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dust-devil
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Mon Jul 15, 2013 9:28 am

I opened it up - says on the battery:
MF12V - 18AH (12V. 18AH/20HR)
CONSTANT VOLTAGE CHARGE
VOLTAGE REGULATION
CYCLE USE: 14.4V - 15V (25 oC)
(INITIAL CURRENT : LESS THAN 6A)
STANDBY USE: 13.6V - 13.8V (25 oC)
A bad day in the bush is better than a good day at the office.
2001 KZ-TE D/Cab. SAC Intercooler & chip. Nudge-M. Iron Man Suspension. Long range tank. Dual Battery. 29mHz. BFG A/T. etc

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george
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Mon Jul 15, 2013 9:34 am

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Danman
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Mon Jul 15, 2013 9:40 am

thanx George,
I was looking for a replacement battery for my rechargeable camping light, thanx 2 u I found a supplier.

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Mon Jul 15, 2013 9:54 am

Try with one of these two also far a replacement.

Powertech Battery
http://www.battery.co.za/edisclaimer.htm" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;.

OR

First National Battery
http://www.battery.co.za/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Hope this helps
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