Originally Posted by Tha_Rooster
Use they same type and your battery bank will only be as good as the weakest battery
Sorry for the militant tone of this but....
JUSTIFY THAT STATEMENT.
I keep hearing how batteries in parallel need to be identical, however so long as neither of them (none of them) are SHORTED, I do not believe your statement.
True, if the "Weakest battery" is shorted, then it's true, else, You are going to have to prove it.