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Re: REFLECTOR: B & C Alternator

The B&C L 60 and the LR-3 regulator are what I have on an IO-360 in a 173.
Work great!  You can turn on the strobes, and not even see a blip on the
voltage meter.


Eung Tai Kim wrote:

> I'm going to purchase a alternator for my 173.
> I'll install  Lycoming IO-360 engine.
> I mostly rely on the Spruce catalog when I choose the parts.
> I'm considering to buy B & C Model L 60 Alternator which weighs 8.5 pounds
> with 60 amps of output.
> It has two options : with Case Mount and with Boss Mount.
> Case Mount is for narrow deck bracket and a little more expensive.
> Do I need Case Mount or Boss Mount for my Velocity?
> The catalog recommends LR-2 linear regulator for L 60 alternator, however,
> there is no LR-2 regulator in the same catalog. They have LR-3 linear
> regulator instead.
> So I think I have to order LR-3 if I buy L 60.
> Won't there be any problems if I install L 60 to IO-360 in 173?
> I'll really appreciate any recommendations and suggestions about altenator.
> Thank you for reading this.
> Eung Tai Kim
> KARI, Taejon, South Korea
> 173 FGE