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post #2 of Old 03-08-2007
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Yeah...but assuming the charging systems are isolated ...the real danger is to your batteries which you will go through in no time flat attempting to force a charge and not doing monitored 3 phase charging. Unless you have grossly undersized alternators relative to your battery capacity...you accomplish nothing by attempting this...especially with wet cell batteries which should never be charged at more than about 25% of their rated amperage...and then need to be stepped down to acceptance charge rates and float charge rates when up to about 80% capacity.
Check out the charging article here...pretty basic but good.
http://www.ghe.net.nz/Newsletter%2005.html
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