Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 09-23-2011, 04:36 AM   #1
FF
Guru
 
FF's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 16,530
Engine Driven 120 VAC

Thought this might interest someone.

*

http://forum.ssca.org/phpBB3/viewtopic.php?f=11&t=12739

*

*
<h3 class="first">Delta Varigen - engine driven generator</h3>by mmcdiarm ╗ Thu Sep 22, 2011 11:53 am
I have a Delta Varigen that came with our new (to us) boat. This is a 110V engine driven system (belt) that uses a constant velocity pulley (circa ~1980). I have the entire system including controller, drawings and manual. It was uninstalled when we purchased the boat and I am not going to utilize it. If memory serves me correctly, it has a capacity of ~30A. Heavy unit. Will be at the Annapolis GAM and can deliver it there... $300 as is.

Mike
s/v Abake
__________________
Advertisement

FF is offline  
Old 07-25-2012, 05:46 PM   #2
Veteran Member
 
patzfan4eva's Avatar
 
City: Marina Del Rey, CA
Country: Los Angeles
Vessel Name: Mayhem
Vessel Model: CHB 34' Tri-Cabin
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 88
Still have it? Any pics to judge system condition and size?
__________________

__________________
David
Mayhem Pilot
"BOAT" Break Out Another Thousand
patzfan4eva is offline  
Old 07-26-2012, 07:22 AM   #3
FF
Guru
 
FF's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 16,530
Still have it? Any pics to judge system condition and size?
__________________

I have NEVER had it , my post was a referral to another board.

The SSCA is mostly rag baggers , my guess is its still aviliable.

FF
FF is offline  
Old 08-01-2012, 12:16 PM   #4
Member
 
City: Smith Mountain Lake, VA
Country: United States of America
Vessel Name: Evergreen
Vessel Model: Fairchild Yachts Scout 30
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 8
Do you still have this unit?
Captain Gary is offline  
Old 08-01-2012, 01:10 PM   #5
Guru
 
Phil Fill's Avatar
 
City: Everett Wa
Country: US
Vessel Name: Eagle
Vessel Model: Roughwater 58 pilot house
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 2,919
We have a cruise gen off the main 671, which we use when out and about. On several occasions the main gen quit so I just switch over to the cruise gen and continued on. Great to have back up.

Cruise gen are more for sail boats and small boats with one engine
Phil Fill is offline  
Old 08-03-2012, 06:11 AM   #6
FF
Guru
 
FF's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 16,530
"Cruise gen are more for sail boats and small boats with one engine"

Actually the modern system of using a large alternator and as many 4000W inverters as needed, creates better electric and fewer constant speed RPM hassles.

Best it can allow a noisemaker anchored ,to run at optimum speed to be well loaded.

Someone willing to bolt a unit on for a 30A or less load , follow the thread in the initial posting, click on it.

Good luck in your quest for cheap juice..
FF is offline  
Old 06-14-2013, 07:52 PM   #7
Newbie
 
City: Clearlake Park
Country: United States
Vessel Name: CĂLESTE ARC
Vessel Model: Formosa 40
Join Date: Mar 2013
Posts: 1
Della Vari-Gen Engine Driven 120 VAC GENERATOR FOR SALE

I have a complete 120VAC engine driven generator system pulled from my trawler in working condition. It's made by Della of Ft. Luderdale, FL. (circa 1981) It's their model "Vari-Gen" Includes clutch, belt, mounting platform and engine pulley for a Perkin's 6.4544 flywheel. Make offer. Michael 707.350.7000
__________________

CELESTE ARC is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Engine Life Tony B Power Systems 25 03-04-2012 02:50 PM
1 engine or 2? Xraycharlie Power Systems 94 09-13-2011 04:01 AM
Engine diagnosis skipperdude Power Systems 12 08-08-2011 05:31 PM
12V DC with 120V AC lamp wiring dvd Electrical and Electronics & Navigation 6 05-18-2011 07:19 AM
When is a engine too small timjet General Discussion 11 01-20-2010 04:58 AM




All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:42 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2006 - 2012