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post #70 of Old 11-12-2012
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Re: Running a portable generator at an angle of heel

Originally Posted by chef2sail View Post
I connect the Honda via adaptor to the shorepower inlet on my boat. Mastervolt charger is connected to AC side of the Blue Sea Panel so yes I see 60 amp at bulk.

The 8 amp rating was from the Honda literature and must come from the generators 12 volt outlet which I rarely use at all.


The 8amp output of the Honda is at 110v, not 12v. Roughly speaking, it would be capable of 10 times the amps at 12v. amps x volts = watts.

Essentially, your battery charger is making this switch.

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