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Onan 3 wire to 4 wire Transfer Switch Recepticle


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Default Re: Onan 3 wire to 4 wire Transfer Switch Recepticle

Vanman, The voltages I got were 120v on M1, meter Neg. lead touching ground Or Neutral and also got the exact same readings on the opposite side of the generator cb1 at 120v again Neg. on meter touching Ground or Neutral. Across the two (2) 120v mentioned above I get No reading. 000. I hope this helps..
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What you see in these Pictures is the setup now. Setup for 120v out from Gen. The cb1 gen. lug shows 120v as long as meter ground is on Either Neutral or Gen. ground same thing with M1 coming from gen. I get 000 volts across cb1 and M1 buss connector in the Gen.
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Default Re: Onan 3 wire to 4 wire Transfer Switch Recepticle

what you answered in post #22 should be right. On my BGA, cb1 circuit is M1.
I could be wrong.
also did you ever test M4 to neutral?
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Out from Gen head M1 M3 M2 M4 CR2 CR2
Wires HOT used for neutral ? Empty HOT
Only M2 and M4 from gen Only

This is working at 120v Black hot White neutral Green Ground. Don't know if this helps but M4 is not hot on this setup judy M1 M3 and Cr2..
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Cancel that last post for some reason it placed all the right words in the wrong spot. Yes I tested all four gen outputs only M! M# and CB1 are hot...
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Default Re: Onan 3 wire to 4 wire Transfer Switch Recepticle

Ok, Here is my Onan wire set up as we speak. Question, I need (2) 120v leads out of this. Right now M1 and M2 together and CB! are hot. see picture with legend. My transfer switch has a red and black and the rest we know, (6) toggle box.
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