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by ACDC_comeback
Feb 28 2019 3:20am
Forum: Battery Technology
Topic: Battery charging
Replies: 1
Views: 330

Battery charging

Good day and thanks for any help you can give me.

I bought a AGM Nautilus battery, Group 24 800/135/79

Unfortunately it discharged. Radio was left on and nothing left. I was wondering what type or brand of charger you recommend and what setting to use.

Thanks in advance.
by ACDC_comeback
Feb 28 2019 3:07am
Forum: Alternative Energy
Topic: Using an old car alternator to generate electricity...
Replies: 30
Views: 25213

Re: Using an old car alternator to generate electricity...

A power inverter is definitely the way to go. I built my own generator with an 8hp engine, a 180 amp 12v truck alternator, and a 3000w inverter. I also have a deep cycle battery so I can use some power when the engine isn't running, and I have electric start with a remote. Best generator ever! It wi...
by ACDC_comeback
Feb 28 2019 2:59am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Myths about Electricity
Replies: 16
Views: 1337

Myths about Electricity

I would like to start a thread about the myths of electricity. And I have one I will talk about it in this post. If you have more Please post them because this although causes a lot of confusion in the field it also helps our understanding in the field. Ever since I logged on to my first electrical ...
by ACDC_comeback
Feb 28 2019 2:53am
Forum: Alternative Energy
Topic: How much power to field coils?
Replies: 24
Views: 1912

Re: How much power to field coils?

Well you can try Googling "flashing generator field", but word of warning first; you can burn out your generator's field coil by applying some of the direct battery to field coil fixes, so be careful and safe. Hope this is even the problem, my only other thought would be the diodes because there is ...
by ACDC_comeback
Feb 28 2019 2:44am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Adding pictures?
Replies: 187
Views: 270867

Re: Adding pictures?

hi all, one of the methods that works in adding pics is to upload them at imgur and paste the links here :bigthumb: