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diehard

nickname for the Scottish terrier.
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Recent field tests with the Phoenix Police Department showed that batteries using the same technology in the new Sears DieHard Silver model lasted 25 percent longer than ordinary batteries under the most demanding conditions.
Sears is setting a new industry standard by offering a seven-year warranty and two-year free replacement on its best battery, the Sears DieHard Gold and Gold HeatHandler.
DieHard Gold and Gold HeatHandler batteries are able to prevent water evaporation by using an Electrocycle(TM) cover, a two-part shield that collects water vapor, cools it in a separate chamber, and then allows it to drain back into the battery cells.
Sears better battery, the DieHard Silver and Silver WeatherHandler, feature Silvium II(TM) metal alloy in the battery plates and a coating of patented Teflon(R) paste, similar to non- stick material used in cooking utensils, that helps resist plate corrosion.
The Sears DieHard Silver and Silver WeatherShield feature Silvium II(TM) metal alloy in the battery plates and a coating of patented Teflon(R) paste, similar to the non-stick material used in cooking utensils, to help resist plate corrosion.
Because this combination of technology is exclusive to Sears DieHard, no other battery can offer the same level of protection from battery failure.
The Sears DieHard was introduced in 1967 as the first battery to use a composite plastic case that accommodated more battery plates for improved starting power.