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Old 07-05-2009, 08:41   #1
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Portable Generator Hook-up

Gen. Hook up
Hi I am looking for some advice regarding hooking up a portable Honda gen to power supply of Sail boat.
I am thinking all I have to do is plug in generator to same plug I would normally hook up to at a marina.
My marina power would generally go to 1800 Watt inverter charger etc from there.
My question is what do I do about the fact that there is no ground to shore do I need to change something else.

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Old 07-05-2009, 11:52   #2
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I run my 2k Honda into the boats shore power and it works great...even at sea under power

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Been doing that for a few years now. Works great. Only concern is proper securing and exhaust.
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