Yet another article relevant to our industry has popped up in the November-December issue of Diesel Magazine, this time on choosing the correct size alternator for the job. All too often the assumption is that the original alternator is the one best suited to the application, which it may be, but when you consider that the alternator chosen by the manufacturer is the smallest one that will competently cover the load of the vehicle and a base additional load in order to keep the vehicle price down, it may not meet the needs of your setup. The article found here goes through the process to find the best alternator to suit you.