5 KW Permanent magnetic generator

What horse power 24v DC motor do i need to run 5 kw permanent magnetic generator at 400 RPM? if I dont want to use wind turbine to run it.

Downunder35m6 months ago

Any motor will do as long as you don't have any load on the motor.
If you need the 5KW output than I suggest to use a 24V / 8kW DC motor.
Good luck finding thick enough cables for it....