Recent content by mciikurzroot

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    Civy truck to MIL trailer wiring info

    Thank you so much emmado22, while it's dark now, i will get back out early in the morning with my 12 volt source and tools and get busy finishing sorting this out, and yes for the sake of expediency i did just get conventiential 12v bulbs but will move to LED style next effort as i have 3...
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    Gen Trailer light wiring hook up help please

    Readers, Im trying to take a gen set to a family member in HURRICANE Sally effected Alabama, after removing the military 12 pin head, I got 4 Red wires with tracer colors and 4 Black wires with tracer colors . Is or can someone offer to me the Running lights Left and Right turn and STOP...
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    MEP-803A and water, a rebuild story...Hopefully!!!

    Wow you're a demon for punishment but we are proud of you for your diligence and to keeping most of this in perspective between family, work and fun. But I am going to take advantage of your experience and list the sets i have for sale based on your experience. For Sale 5ea. MEP-803a sets to...
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    Gen set trailer help advice wanted please

    I follow these trailer threads and try to keep up with the topics, but i need help, I only collect, repair and or use generator sets. it seems recently all generators are coming to me on the original military trailer/s.. Once the sets get into the 30kw size and some even 15kw MEP sets are too...
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    Quad Field winding, purpose or how used MEP-802/3 series

    For some time I have skirted this and sorta faked myself into understanding what or how this QUAD FIELD WINDING is supposed to work as well the intent of it. I'm most used to just a plain old brushless era Field winding of some impedance with a + and - F1 and F2 designation . I welcome any...
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    MEP 805A in Texas little bit of HELP

    Send me your watt transducer p/n i mite have an extra one at a much better price .. mac/mc
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    Going to other Countries with an ex-milatary vehicle?

    Its pretty simple to me, WHY would you even consider this. Trying to travel into or thru these 3rd world countries with punk ass dictators or thugs for leaders and half witted border check points, all it takes is the suspecion of you leading or think about some form of insurection and we read a...
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    Bringing diesel generators back into service?

    Chainbreaker is so right here, the 300kw machine with Detroit Diesel, that at the least is a 450Hp engine or was at one time, more likely 530 or so Hp, not that, that is a fear factor, its just a caution and beware, and im just sure that all steel skid tank interior is very clean and no rust or...
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    Need help with mep802

    While we might "guess" what your calling the SWITCH will you identify it please. As for the 3 terminals on the starter, here again help us out, share the wire numbers that you have feeding the respective two terminals, Have you made the time to download the respective manual/s and review this...
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    Dummy load?

    I have several actual real loadbanks that will handle the 804 series, if your set is portable i'd be pleased to share the time and effort to help you, i have all the cable combinations and can make it very easy to set up and prove out. Alternate plan ?? for years i went with my home brew...
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    MEP 803a Engine Sludged Up

    Reset2 offers wisdom in a good suggestion where my sarcasm and attitude was no real help. His best point is well stated, if the owner/s did nothing in the past to help extend or protect the set, they will gag at really making meaningful repairs.. mm
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    Dummy load?

    I will "hold you're beer while you do this, and then explain to local authorities how it all happened.. best: mac/mc
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    MEP 803a Engine Sludged Up

    I think my time and sanity is worth far more than pissing it away trying to deal with this literal mess, and the unknown still to be discovered. These are not rare someone with common sense needs to step up and say JUNK time, expand your vision, at 6800 hours the IP is at its useful life before...
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    Schematic for 802A whole thing

    For me the easiest is the 2 schematics on the respective doors of the unit, every bit is there, as well the item legend. What I have done is removed the "plate" and cut out a matching oversize piece of campaign election yard sign and glued the plate onto one side of the coraplast yard sign...
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    MEP-803A won't start

    REF: the MPU set up.. what every one has offerd is correct, however, the tip of the MPU should hit onto the top of a flywheel tooth when your setting this up, for that you might well have to use some tool of your choice to move a "tooth" into the center area of your target range. Most often a...
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