Re: Seperate battery or starting battery for gen
It probably will come down to mounting concerns and not purely electrical concerns. Is there room for a genset battery? Will the cables to the engine battery be too long? Do the genset controls draw from its battery when on standby? If they do, how will you keep a separate battery charged when there are long pauses between runs?
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