Originally Posted by Sailorman Ed
Can a stock Hitachi be converted to external regulation?
Our engines have hitatchi internally regulated alternators, on one of them we use a Xantrex P type smart controller to control the alternator
. From what I can tell there is no issue in doing this. We had a alternator
fail and go full field, I disconnected the sensing wire and it stopped putting out so we could continue using the engine
without damaging the batteries
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