- May 13, 2021
Far as space goes it depends a lot on how your batteries are configured and that depends on floor strength. Batteries for this type system are typically racked or shelved so a wall full of batteries or a wall of batteries. Most types of batteries need to be vented! AGM and I believe gel do not. As far as length of life that depends on you and how you treat them. Ten years is entirely possible with good virgen lead AGM type batteries. Read expensive to buy new. Every battery have had here except the golf cart batteries we started with were bought used. It's best if all the batteries are not only the same type brand and age but from the same lot AKA a matched set. Think of buying used batteries from a bank or hospital like buying a three year old corporate lease vehicle that's been maintained by the dealer under contract...