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Drop-out Battery Box

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Fits a battery 10.5" x 7" x 8". These boxes have a "linear slide" that allows them to drop straight down, with a hook on either side to hold it in position.
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Drop-out Battery Box

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Q & A

What's in the Box

This dropout battery box allows you to put your battery somewhere out of the way while still maintaining access. The box normally locks in the up position or it also drops down and locks 4-1/4" lower if needed. You can also drop the box completely out for maintenance.

Accepts batteries up to 10-1/2" long, 7" wide, and 8" tall.

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