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Old 02-26-2016, 09:49 PM   #271
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I have a manual for a BFA 4.0 if thats what you have and if you need it. Points on those are a bugger, plus the little plunger thing can get worn out too.

I dont need much power either. Biggest we do is a college dorm type fridge. I have a Champion 4.0 that is a little quieter than the Onan. Starts first pull too, no fuss. I love the Onan, until its cold and I have to fiddle with it. I dont want a diesel.

My deal with the Yamaha was having enough fuel capacity without spending another chunk of money to make it work.
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Old 02-27-2016, 01:33 PM   #272
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Understood on the fuel volume thing. I'm adding a spare 15 gallon tank to feed my Honda EU3000.
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Old 02-29-2016, 07:10 PM   #273
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Finally built my spare tire holder. It looks low but it's higher than the front axle.

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Old 02-29-2016, 07:33 PM   #274
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Looks like my generator rack:



One our generator topic, another generator gem I own:

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Old 02-29-2016, 08:18 PM   #275
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One our generator topic, another generator gem I own:

I have the EM600, absolutely love it!
The automatic choke is a PITA though, i will probably convert it to a manual one in the spring.
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Old 02-29-2016, 08:31 PM   #276
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Finally built my spare tire holder. It looks low but it's higher than the front axle.

nice, right below the battery box, I would have never thought of that, it your spare on a rim?
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Old 02-29-2016, 08:41 PM   #277
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The automatic choke is a PITA though
Yes, it indeed is.
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Old 03-25-2016, 06:12 PM   #278
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Spare is mounted.

Went with the Pinnella remote kit with a pulse pump. Now I can pump from my onboard 10 gallon gas tank with the genny 1 gal. for reserve.

Charge!!!! /\/\/\/\/\/\/\-
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Old 03-31-2016, 09:27 PM   #279
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The Pinnella kit worked flawlessly, running the gen twice a day for a 1/2hr. to heat water.
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Old 11-07-2016, 07:08 PM   #280
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Added an auto transfer switch to our elec. system. Used to just leave the fridge on batts./inv. even when plugged in, now it's on 120v automatically and back to batts. when off grid.
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