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Author Topic: adding an external alternator to my Lt30  (Read 634 times)

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Offline 47sawdust

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adding an external alternator to my Lt30
« on: October 19, 2013, 06:51:24 PM »
Dear Brain trust,
Will a 61 amp delco alternator power a MKII debarker.At present the mill only has charging coils.There are no hydraulics and I'm thinking[dangerous,I know] the 106 amp alternator is overkill.
Thanks ,Mick

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Re: adding an external alternator to my Lt30
« Reply #1 on: October 19, 2013, 07:33:03 PM »

 Don't those around 20 to 25 hp engines put out around 20 amps, I'd think that would be enough to run a debarker as it's only run maybe 25% of the time.  Steve
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Re: adding an external alternator to my Lt30
« Reply #2 on: October 23, 2013, 12:46:35 AM »
Any one wire 60 to 105 amp would be a good choice... you can get any 12-17si and replace the reg with a one wire reg...
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