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    Default Submerged Battery -- Still good?

    I'm working at a summer camp and one of our chase boats swamped the other night. The battery was completely submerged underwater is no longer working. Is the battery shot or is there some way to salvage it? Thanks in advance.

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    Default Re: Submerged Battery -- Still good?

    put a charge in it and see if it will hold it if not shes shot time for a new one good luck

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    Fleet Admiral jtexas's Avatar
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    Default Re: Submerged Battery -- Still good?

    Get a hydrometer to test the specific gravity. I bet the acid solution can be replaced but I don't think that's a do-it-yourself project..........
    It's all about the tools.

    "If the ocean is glass flat and the sun is shining, you open up the special memory compartment of your brain and start recording the smells, sounds, sights and feelings." -- Philster

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