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April 20, 2021, 11:53:04 PM

dynamo/ alternator

This is a discussion for the topic dynamo/ alternator on the board Beach Buggy Electrical Help.

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on: September 19, 2020, 08:59:08 PM
Hi All how do I tell if i have an alternator or dynamo


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Reply #1 on: September 19, 2020, 10:51:44 PM
Dynamo's are the same diameter for their full length, alternators are a lot fatter at the pulley end

Rob


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Reply #2 on: September 20, 2020, 08:45:53 AM
alternators have aluminium bodies.


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Reply #3 on: September 21, 2020, 10:03:31 AM
Dynamo/Generator
Alternator