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can i convert a corded drill into an AC generator? Answered

wondering if i can use the same steps as this to make an AC generator:

https://www.instructables.com/id/Cordless-Drill-Crank-Charge-Batteries/

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jtobako
jtobako

13 years ago

That depends, does it have a keyboard or is it fretted?

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LinuxH4x0r
LinuxH4x0r

Reply 13 years ago

lol! A microwave turn table motor would be batter, because you can get 120v with less speed

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ngsean
ngsean

Reply 13 years ago

oops, fixed the spelling....would i be able to get AC if i turn the motor for a microwave???

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LinuxH4x0r
LinuxH4x0r

Reply 13 years ago

Yes, almost any ac motor would work, but I suggest the microwave one because of it's gear ratio