~e; new autobatteries
Thu, 20 Dec 2001 09:27:36 -0600
[interesting article on the classic 12 volt battery being replaced by an
upgraded 36 volt version, transformating the original AM radio powering
setup to deal with GPS units, car doodads, and also increase fuel-efficiency.
question is, is the disposal of these things any better than the previous?]
** New battery a quiet auto revolution **
A seemingly irreversible move is afoot to start outfitting cars with
beefier 42-volt batteries starting next year. By Bob Sullivan.
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electromagnetism / infrastructure / civilization