TITLE

Firefly deploys Oasis battery prototypes

PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Trailer / Body Builders;Aug2009, Vol. 50 Issue 10, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Product Review
ABSTRACT
The article evaluates the Oasis Group 31 truck battery from Firefly Energy.
ACCESSION #
44235148

 

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