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Old 09-10-2016, 04:04 PM   #19
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Originally Posted by twistedtree View Post
I don't think Northern Lights would agree with that. They claim full power continuous duty. Not sure about Onan, but I would expect the same.
Agree completely. My genset engine is rated for double the HP when installed as a primary mover in a sailboat, at around 3000 RPM. 1800 RPM at a full 12.5 KW is just loafing vs design. Design cooling capacity is of course different at lower HP.
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