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

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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.

dave
Chef,

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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