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Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-21-2018, 05:42 PM
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Posted By DaleB
In theory... You could add a relay to disconnect...

In theory...

You could add a relay to disconnect your alternator from the rest of the system, and a fuse or breaker for that relay's coil, and a "crowbar" overvoltage module. Now you have added...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-21-2018, 03:15 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 11,828
Posted By DaleB
That assumes an electrical system different from...

That assumes an electrical system different from the Rotax/RV-12, I think.

The Rotax doesn't use an alternator with a field winding, so you can't "crowbar" the field winding and shut down the...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-20-2018, 02:38 PM
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Posted By DaleB
My only (relatively minor) gripe about the...

My only (relatively minor) gripe about the stepped voltage regulator is the amount of time it takes to step up to full voltage. Mine takes a good 45 minutes before it reaches its max, and it sits at...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-24-2017, 08:20 PM
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Posted By DaleB
I have the voltage stepping SH regulator in mine....

I have the voltage stepping SH regulator in mine. The part I don't like is that if the engine is not running for more than 30 minutes, there is virtually no charging going on. It doesn't hit above...
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