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I have a ad.struver gen, 8kw ,230v,y,50 hz, whith deutz 712

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hello.
i have a ad.struver gen, 8kw ,230v,y,50 hz, whith deutz 712 engine. year 1958.made in germany.
i have no papers.
have not been in use for many years.
the engine is running nice, but no current from the gen.
do you have trick to get it working again?
the genset have been stored inside and looks nice.
and do you have a wiering-diagrahm?
alf m.kristensen.
Submitted: 12 months ago.
Category: Electrical
Expert:  Mike G. replied 12 months ago.

Hi, I'm Mike G and I'll be assisting you. You need to "Flash" the generator to excite the magnatism in order to get an output. There are several methods. I recommend the use of a pair of drills. See the link below.

http://Flash generator

Expert:  Mike G. replied 12 months ago.
Expert:  Mike G. replied 12 months ago.

Sorry but the links don't seem to be working. Google "flash generator" and use the drill method.