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Subject: Re: bridge rectifier for a motorcycle
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Date: 12/04/01 at 3:20 PM
Posted by: Russ Kincaid
In Reply to: Re: bridge rectifier for a motorcycle posted by Darren on 12/04/01 at 12:16 PM:
If the alternator is not designed for shunt regulation, the zener diode could damage it. The safest thing is to use a series regulator, but it is more complex. I can email a design if you want to try building one. The cost should be under $20 US.
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