Manuals for Balmar electrical equipment

Owner and Workshop Manuals are important documents that should be part of every vessel's library. They contain the detailed information necessary for safe operation, maintenance and correct servicing.  

The manuals on this page are provided for public information and education and can be downloaded for free.  All copyrights belong to copyright holders stated in the documents.

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Marine Diesel Basics 1
shows how to do over 140 tasks:

•  explains all parts of the marine diesel system - fuel,
lubrication, breathing, electrics, stern gland, propeller etc.
•  300+ drawings, 222 pages
•  tasks are fully explained with clear drawings and minimal text
•  all tools & supplies needed are illustrated for each task
•  paperback US$15.99 £10.99 €12.99
•  ebook (kindle, kobo, ibooks, google, epub) US$9.99


Balmar 12V Alternator Installation

12 Volt Alternator

Installation & Operation Manual

shows wiring for:

6 series       7 series
9 series (single + dual)
94, 95, 96, 97, 98 series

15 pages
publ. - no date given


2 MB file

Balmar 6 Series Wiring Addendum

6 Series Alternator Wiring Addendum

1 page
publ. - no date given

1 MB file

Balmar Alternator 80 Series Manual

Installation & Troubleshooting

80 Series
50, 65 and 100-A Models


8 pages
publ. - no date given

2 MB file

Balmar 91 Series Alternator Drawing

91 Series Specifications and Illustration


1 page
publ. - no date given


< 1MB file

Balmar Alternator Offshore Kit Instructions

Offshore Parts Kit
General Information


1 page
publ. - no date given


< 1 MB file

Balmar Alternator 7060 Offshore Kit Instructions

7060 Offshore Kit 


2 pages
publ. 2006

< 1 MB file

Balmar High Output Alternator Introduction

Mounting and Common Questions
High Output Alternators


4 pages
publ.- no date given


<1 MB file


Balmar ARS 4 Alternator Installation Guide

Installation and Operator's Manual
ARS-4 Regulator


12 pages
publ. October 2001


1 MB file

Balmar BRS2 Regulator Installation

Installation and Operation Instructions
ARS III Regulator


4 pages
publ. - no date given


3 MB file




Balmar Max Charge MC-612 Regulator installation Guide

Installation and Operator's Manual
Max Charge MC-612


12 pages
publ. - no date given


< 1MB file


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