The Isuzu 60 kVA Generator

When the vessel was first purchase there were two generators on board. A 15 kVA Vetus and a 60 kVA Isuzu. The Vetus was removed when the solar was installed.

Gen. set in original condition
Gen. set in original condition

The fuel supply system to the Isuzu was replaced as described in the section on Fuel tanks and systems.
The fuel system including fuel pump and injectors was removed and completely reconditioned.
A new anode was placed in the engine cooling system and the on-board salt water cooling pump replaced with a a new unit.

Prior to fuel system refurbishment
Prior to fuel system refurbishment

The Isuzu exhaust system was rebuilt in copper pipe and new exhaust hose and then plumbed directly overboard via a water trap. The motor was cleaned -degreased and repainted.

New engine room main propulsion and generator instrument panel.
New engine room main propulsion and generator instrument panel.

A new engine instrument panel was installed in the engine room to monitor the generator performance. Motor and generator operation was adjusted to ensure correct RPM and voltage generation

Freshly cleaned and painted
Freshly cleaned and painted

 

 

 

 

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