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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Harrisonburg, Va

    Default "Basically, what is the differ

    "Basically, what is the difference, if any, between a marine and automotive alternator?"

  2. #2
    Eddie from Oregon's Avatar
    Eddie from Oregon Guest

    Default Marine alternators are shielde

    Marine alternators are shielded at the brushes to prevent sparks from becoming a source of ignition for a gasoline vapor explosion. They are required on boat engines by law and for your safety.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Harrisonburg, Va

    Default "Thanks Eddie, that's all

    "Thanks Eddie, that's all I needed to know."

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Calgary, Alberta, Canada

    Default Eddie nailed it. Don't foo

    Eddie nailed it. Don't fool around with an auto alternator in a boat. We don't want to hear about you on the evening news.
    Happy boating!

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