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Old 21-07-2016, 12:07   #1
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DIY diesel generator

Has anyone tried/have any experience with marinizing small Kubota diesel engine (e.g. Z482-E) and use it to drive hi-output alternator (e.g 300A/400A) to charge LiFePo battery bank? Opinions?
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Old 21-07-2016, 12:26   #2
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Re: DIY diesel generator

I did something like that. Take a look at my profile there are a few pictures of my generator that I put together to charge my LifePo4 bank .

O, and check out my you tube channel at the bottom of my posts , you can see it running

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