Monday, February 25, 2013

Generator Cabinet

My generator is noisy. This box should help keep it quiet. It is also made to look like a crate that would store wild beasts.

















4 comments:

  1. Which way do you have the fan going (pulling fresh air in or pushing the hot air out)?

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    1. The fan blows out, because the exhaust from the engine blows on it. The air flow direction should provide clean air at the air filter.

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  2. Was the sound from the Generator less? Did your Generator work fine with this set up?

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    1. It was a few dB lower. It was noticeable but not amazing. The generator still works fine. For extended run times I leave the top open so that it doesn't build up too much heat inside.

      I think if I did it over again I would make it larger and folding, with more room for insulation.

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