Battery Box Vented - U1

Battery Box Vented - U1

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  • Marine Battery Box
  • Group U1 Batteries
  • Deka
  • 10-1/2L x 7-3/8W x 9-1/4D Inch
  • Black Plastic
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Deka Battery Boxes - DW03188


  • U1 vented polypropylene battery box
  • Protects battery in marine and commercial applications
  • Dimensions: 10-1/2" L x 7-3/8" W x 9-1/4" H
  • Inside dimensions with lid removed: 8-1/4" L x 5-1/4" W x 6-1/8" D
  • Vented for safety
  • Includes all installation hardware

03188 Deka Battery Box



03188 Battery Box Vented - U1






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Video Transcript for Deka Battery Boxes - Marine Battery Box - DW03188 Review

Today we'll be reviewing part number DW03188. This is the Deka Battery Box with a nice vented lid. So it's going to be vented for safety, allowing potentially explosive gases to escape. This is a U1 vented polypropylene battery box with a polypropylene material. It's going to stand up well against corrosion and impact. It's going to protect your battery in marine and commercial applications. It also includes all the installation hardware, so you're going to get a nice heavy-duty strap to secure the lid to the box, and the box to your surface.

You're going to get the mounting brackets, as well as all the screws that you need for installation. The dimensions of the box with the lid installed is going to measure 10-1/2" long by 7-3/8" in width, and 9-1/4" in height. If we we're to remove the lid, the inside dimensions is going to measure 8-1/4" in length by 5-1/4" in width, and 6-1/8" in depth or in height. It's also got the nice little handles on the side. That way you can easily transport the battery box if you ever need to change locations. That's going to do it for our review of part number DW03188. This is the Deka U1 Vented Battery Box. .


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Battery Box Vented - U1 - DW03188

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (32 Customer Reviews)


- DW03188
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This was probably made for a lawn tractor battery, but was perfect to house my small solar system with two 5.5 amp closed cel batteries and the charge controller that came with my solar panel. It just fits in the space between my camper on my Tacoma. 136043



- DW03188
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Fits u1 battery just like it says seems to be very solid and was fast delivery! 639074



- DW03188
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Great way to keep your battery out of the elements, and secure to your trailer. 470358



- DW03188
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good price, product, and fast service 450811



- DW03188
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Perfect fit. Good quality. Great price. Good service. Works for me! 414712



- DW03188
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Great shipping, great product, it is still in use today!! 405994



- DW03188
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The shipping was fast and arrived as scheduled. I purchased the battery box to hold a battery in my cargo trailer to power led light strips. 395589



- DW03188
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This is a sweet little box especially for the price! 332394



- DW03188
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I use the battery box for a permanent backup generator, mounted nicely to pad for easy cable hook up. Water tight and does a nice job. 317831



- DW03188
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Excellent for what I needed it for. I used a pool noodle to secure a small battery inside this box so that the battery would not rattle inside. I carefully cut the noodle to sizes I needed and the battery is snug. Drilled a hole in the top for an accessory connector, so as to have less wires hanging around and easy removal from my SeaDoo. The hardest part was to find a place in the front storage compartment where I can fasten the box down. Will test this later. I have this box to house a battery for a depth/fish finder for my 2004 SeaDoo GTX for fishing. Yes, I fish from a PWC - it is fun. :) Fish. Ski. Why not both?! Yeah! 286538



- DW03188
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Quality product at a good price. Needed a small battery case for my camper and this one was a perfect size. 275039



- DW03188
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Etrailer was the only place I could find a box that fit the garden tractor battery. I installed a second battery on my Kawasaki Mule. I secured the box to a flat surface with four self tapping screws and fender washers. The box is well built. I also like the cover. It keeps the battery clean and protects terminal connections. 254890



- DW03188
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The box was exactly what I wanted. It arrived quickly and etrailer had the best price. Very happy! 244251



- DW03188
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Received in 3 days. 198211



- DW03188
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great product great quality, cheaper then anyone else i could find.... 147361



- DW03188
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Good quality product 135435



- DW03188
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The battery box is exactly what I needed for a lawn vacuum, the product is well made, protects the battery from being damaged and keeps the battery clean. 103543



- DW03188
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A very good quality case for the money spent. Etrailer provided very fast shipping and communication. The item was packaged well. 90269



- DW03188
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its a plastic box to hold a battery, what is be written? 88898



- DW03188
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Nice box, but the holes in the top (vents) allow rainwater to get inside. 86779



- DW03188
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It is a plastic battery box. Its purpose is to protect the battery and contain acid in the unlikely event of a leak. It is the same materials and quality as can be bought locally, but a smaller size than can be found in stores. The quality is very good. I am using it for a U1 size deep cycle battery to run a fish finder. The hold down brackets are plastic. It would be much better if they were aluminum or stainless steel. I would pay extra to have stronger hold down brackets. The plastic ones might break in the event of a quick stop with a trailered boat. It would also be better if there were slots or brackets molded on the box for the strap to pass through. 78786


Comments

Works as advertised, no problems. Contains and restrains the battery.,

John F - 05/03/2014

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- DW03188
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Perfect size for U1 battery. Shipped quickly. Great price. 69471



- DW03188
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Battery case exactly what I needed for my Project. It will be installed in my 1915 model T ford to hold the battery which runs the ignition system. Not used to often so can use my garden tractor battery when needed. 60116



- DW03188
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Exactly what I ordered and delivered on time. 51238



- DW03188
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Arrived as promised - excellent condition.. as advertised... 51184



- DW03188
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just what I thought it would be, fast shipment and delivery 42843



- DW03188
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PERFECT FOR A KAYAK BATTERY. 40781



- DW03188
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Good quality at a great price. Thanks! 39210



- DW03188
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As advertised; fast service and delivery; Many thanks! 38836



- DW03188
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Quality Product for reasonable price. 38113



- DW03188
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Better that expected . Quick shipping! 27156



- DW03188
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good products, well made, I will buy ag ain. 17481


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