I'm not sure why my battery dies overnight. I try to start in the morning and nothing, any thoughts?

Tiny
MARK85
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  • 1978 CHEVROLET TRUCK
I already changed out the battery twice hoping I just got a bad battery from the store. No luck. Still doing the same thing. I'm wondering if it could be the alternator pulling power off the battery overnight. Should I try changing this part since there really isn't much that could cause this draw?

Truck is a 78 chevy k-10
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Monday, March 19th, 2012 AT 7:21 AM

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Tiny
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Try disconnecting alternator Bat+ wire and see if stops drain.
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Monday, March 19th, 2012 AT 8:13 AM
Tiny
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Check to make sure no lights stay on ie: glove box, dome lamp.
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Friday, April 20th, 2012 AT 5:22 PM

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