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    Default Kenwood Replacement Batteries - Suggestions?

    Not that I'm not a huge fan of paying through the nose for OEM batteries (cough, cough), but I'm in the market for a replacement for my TK-280 battery (KNB-17A), and wonder if anyone has any good suggestions on alternate brands. Has anyone heard of / had any experience with ArrowMax? W&W Manufacturing? Interstate Batteries?

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    We have had very good luck with Interstate replacement batteries on our Kenwoods
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    Thanks, Chief!

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    If you have a Batteries Plus franchise in your area, call them for pricing. I ordered batteries for our HT1000's and they were about $2 less per battery than the OEM batteries from Motorola.
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