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Old 02-28-2012, 11:59 PM
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Originally Posted by pleiades View Post
bought the H8 SuperMAXX at Walmart ($98 here in Eugene).
Sounds like a nice battery, and closer in fitment than the Duralast 49DL. Are the electrical specs similar?

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current drain of between 0.02-0.05 amp. Is that enough to kill a battery
Assuming 0.05 amps for about a week, that would amount to less than 10 amp hours in total.

I'm not sure what 10 amp hours means to a charged battery so I'll let others chime in.

But, I did find this description of 'typical' parasitic drain:
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If everything is normal, you will read less than 35 milliamps, or .035 amps. If the current drain is higher than that, you need to find out what is draining your batteries
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