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Old 09-14-2015, 02:40 PM   #1
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Battery Charging

For those of you with stand-alone generators, which is best method to charge the house battery, A) use the generator's DC output, or B) use a dedicated battery charger plugged into the generator. Either way the generator has to run, just wondering which method was the quickest and most economical.

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Old 09-14-2015, 03:01 PM   #2
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I'd use a dedicated one as you can control the amount rate.

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connect the shore cord to the generator.
no need for a separate battery charger to haul around.
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(B) Dedicated battery charger, as small portable generators do not put out very high DC amps.

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