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Old 02-21-2016, 10:50 PM   #17
Peter B
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Originally Posted by djones44 View Post
Xantrex is Greek for redundant.
Dwight
One small but important difference there Dwight. The Xantrex does not, repeat not, generate, it merely converts AC to DC, or the reverse. So, it's either converting AC to DC to charge, or DC to AC from batteries...

The Alternators generate charge...so not comparing apples to apples...
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