SailNet Community - View Single Post - Optimal propulsion system
View Single Post
post #67 of Old 10-16-2012
Senior Member
deltaten's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Lancaster Co. PA/ North East, MD
Posts: 830
Thanks: 10
Thanked 21 Times in 21 Posts
Rep Power: 5
Send a message via Yahoo to deltaten
Re: Optimal propulsion system

" a 10kW generator is going to recharge the batteries mighty quickly! ..and give you plenty of AC power (enough to run a small house!) whenever you want it. "

I could run the whole (little) marina on mine!
I don;t remember the name; but there's some kinda motor controller that lets ya run from 0 rpm up to max without loss of torque. "Variac" comes to mind; but I could be disremembering?!

OK.. new twist....
What about air cooled engines??
I got's an old 2 cyl Honda 350 that would be a willing donor!!!!!!
deltaten is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome