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New deep cycle battery options

My second battery is just about knackered. Had it on slow trickle charge for the day, but it is still below 12 v (it was below 11v). I need to replace it before we leave for our second leg to Africa.

Does anyone know of good suppliers around the London area. Not sure what make I'm after yet. All I know for now is that I'm looking for a marine deep cycle of at least 100 ah.

Any recommendations welcome.

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I have heard good things about these: X-eng High Performance Off-Road Engineering

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Trojan batteries

I've come accross this battery (Trojan scs200 battery) before. It seems popular in Oz as well, and I think overall a good reputation.

Does anyone have any experiences with these, good or bad??

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no idea about the trojan but i'm more than happy about the Numax i got from X-eng.

Has been deep cycled and shaken about a fair bit and its never let me down!
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