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Old Onan Electric Plant

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Old 02-10-2018, 01:28:34 PM
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It must have a hefty winding ,44 amps for a 5k unit!
2 windings @ 22A in parallel 120V
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This electric plant has 2 more sets of wires coming out of the unit. 1 set has 3 wires and the other set has 4 wires. Any ideas as to what they would be used for or wired to? The are both encased in steel armadillo conduit.
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The 4 wire group is possibly 2 pairs of Hot & Neutral.
The other group of 3 wires could be for remote start & stop function.
Purely speculation.
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