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#2436456 - 11/16/11 02:13 PM Orscheln "Country Tuff" Batteries. Who makes em?
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Did not see any sort of labeling denoting if they are East Penn, Johnson Controls, or Exide making em. Wrote em an email but I havent heard back from em in several days. Anyone know by chance?
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#2436491 - 11/16/11 02:32 PM Re: Orscheln "Country Tuff" Batteries. Who makes em? [Re: Robenstein]
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Get a picture of the vent caps?

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#2436990 - 11/17/11 06:17 AM Re: Orscheln "Country Tuff" Batteries. Who makes em? [Re: eljefino]
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I did not unfortunately. I gotta go back in a few days for some supplies and will snap a pic.
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#2437004 - 11/17/11 07:08 AM Re: Orscheln "Country Tuff" Batteries. Who makes em? [Re: Robenstein]
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In our area, they are made by East Penn manufacturing.
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#2437100 - 11/17/11 09:33 AM Re: Orscheln "Country Tuff" Batteries. Who makes em? [Re: Robenstein]
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Good. I noticed they are cheaper than the East Penn made O Reilly Batteries by a decent chunk with comparable warranty and output.
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#2437609 - 11/17/11 06:56 PM Re: Orscheln "Country Tuff" Batteries. Who makes em? [Re: Robenstein]
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If you're out for the longest warranty, Arnolds and NAPA offer better, but NAPA's tend to be more $$$ than a comparable unit from Arnolds.
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#2437943 - 11/18/11 06:29 AM Re: Orscheln "Country Tuff" Batteries. Who makes em? [Re: Robenstein]
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Actually Napa is cheaper than O Reillys by a few bucks in my town for my battery.



Edited by Robenstein (11/18/11 06:29 AM)
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