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What can I do with this transformer from a 4 wheeler? Answered

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 This is a working (I think) and I just wonder if I can wire it up and get some voltage for like a jacobs ladders or just a small arc?

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NachoMahmaBest Answer (author)2010-05-12

.  It's not a transformer, it's the stator from the alternator (or is it a generator?). Looking at the two charred poles, I'd be surprised if it works. You will need a rotor to go with it. Not sure, but, even if it works, I doubt if you will get much more than 15-20V out of it (designed to work with the 12V system on the 4-wheeler).
.  Too bad it's not a magneto. :(

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j.hawkins (author)NachoMahma2010-05-13

And they arent "charred" there rapped in some black crap. 

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j.hawkins (author)NachoMahma2010-05-13

Haha ya my bad i thought I mentioned it was a stator but I guess not, I know nothing about it I just thought it might be useful. thanks.

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RavingMadStudios (author)2010-05-13

Yet another Iron Man arc reactor prop?

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Ya thats what I always think of when i look at it. 

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lemonie (author)2010-05-13

It's not much use as it is, but you might use the wire for something.

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