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  1. 8KVA generator alternator as motor?

    Electric Motors
    I have a busted 8 kVa diesel generator and would like to try to use the Alternator as a motor for an EV project. The diesel engine broke. Being quite new the EV conversion, I've read around the forum and watched a bunch of videos. Attached is a picture the alternator ID plate. it's a 3 phase...
  2. Using alternator as motor

    Electric Motors
    Hi, I was wondering whether the 8SC3009ZA / 8SC3157V alternators could be used as electric motors (by supplying them electricity) ? See here I don't know whether the alternators are of a type that allows this (direct drive / permanent magnet direct drive alternators allow it, but there are also...
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