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...
I was wondering whether the 8SC3009ZA / 8SC3157V alternators could be used as electric motors (by supplying them electricity) ?
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...