Preventive maintenance of lead-acid batteries
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Published by Dept. of Defense, Dept. of the Army in [Washington] .
Written in English


  • Storage batteries -- Maintenance and repair

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SeriesDA pam 750 ; 34
ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of the Army, United States. Army Tank-Automotive Materiel Readiness Command
The Physical Object
Pagination[2], 36, [2] p. :
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14855641M

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