<VV> Generator info needed - HUMOR

Bruce Schug bwschug at charter.net
Fri Oct 9 07:39:00 EDT 2009

On Oct 9, 2009, at 6:49 AM, Dave Thompson wrote:

> I have a 63 Spyder with a 64 150 engine. It has a stock generator.  
> The 62/63
> Chevy green book says that my generator should put out 30 amps. I  
> see that
> there are also 35 and 40 amp models. I have a 2-year old Exide  
> battery that
> tests out just fine.
> Tonight, I drove about 100 miles with the headlights on and my new  
> stereo
> blaring (the top was down). Most of the trip was between  60 and  
> 70mph,
> 30000 to 40000rpm.

Dave, I think your problem is that you were over-revving your engine!  
I'm sure some of the guys on FastVairs would be interested in you  
building an engine for them ;-)

(You know that if you make a typo like that, some ones gonna' let you  
know about it!)

Bruce W. Schug
Treasurer, Membership Chairman
CORSA South Carolina
Stock Corvair Group
Performance Corvair Group
CORSA member since 1982
bwschug at charter.net

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