> Have sealed batteries gone out of fashion?
> Every time I glance at the batteries for sale
> in WalMart, Pep Boys, etc,. they seem to have
> caps for the cells.
No idea ... but at least some of the batteries I've seen do have distinct
caps, that are heat-welded into place. You cannot remove the caps without
damaging the battery. I assume the caps are used only for initial fill,
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