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Old November 10th, 2007, 02:56 PM   #34
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Originally Posted by brimy311 View Post
I also thought that the Alt would put out AC voltage, but once I tested it with a voltmeter it would not ready any AC voltage. It will only read DC voltage. So you actually are geting 110v of DC voltage. This is the reason why you can only run Brush driven type AC motors. Ie: Drills, and Grinders.
well it would put out 3 phase a/c voltage if you removed the diode pack form it, but then the frequency of it would vary with rpm, and would be useless

i see onlu brush type motors now. thanks for the reply back
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