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  • Tim
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Peer Review Schematic for Alternator Charging of Lithium Battery
Please peer review the following schematic with constructive comments. See photos: After six months of pondering, below is my proposed solution for charging a big 400AH lithium engine battery using the alternator:

1. Dedicated alternator battery;...

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  • Last Edit: February 21, 2019, 02:52:15 pm by Tim

  • John44
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Re: Peer Review Schematic for Alternator Charging of Lithium Battery
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No electrical guru here to say if it will work or not but the 2 red tops and a battery minder with the desulfnating feature work for
my traveling style,have updated alternator to the Delco 28s and updated isolator,no solar.

  • Tim
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Re: Peer Review Schematic for Alternator Charging of Lithium Battery
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See the photos. Here is the final schematic and photos of my lithium engine battery charging system. It was changed from a DC to an AC-based charging system because of a grounding issue with the iCharger 4010. The salient features are:

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