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Old 01-29-2010, 03:11 AM   #13 (permalink)
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Remember that the generator doesn't have to charge the batteries in 30 minutes. If the 2kW gennie is on for the whole trip, plus stops, then it will let the batteries discharge more slowly.

BTW: How much power is needed to keep a vehicle with reasonably small CdA at 50mph?
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