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Old 06-28-2015, 02:50 PM   #11
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If everything is wired correctly on the pole and in your MH, No damage will occur.

IMPORTANT - Circuit breakers are there to protect the distribution system, NOT The load. If you plug a crappy small cord that has a short in it into the 50 amp outlet, The cord will probably melt down before that 50 amp breaker pops.

Inspect your equipment for damage.
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Old 06-28-2015, 04:39 PM   #12
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No one answered the question, will any harm come from doing this?
We all answered the question you posted sharing what we use in our RV's assuming you would understand that we would not damage our trailers using these items. Buy a dogbone adapter as posted above and get a Progressive Industries RV Surge and Electrical Protection industry lea. This is all you will need to protect your electical system.
Shop around for a better deal.
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Old 06-28-2015, 07:42 PM   #13
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I agree with Cruchmnan. Might check with Tweetys online. I bought my PI from them.
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Old 06-28-2015, 10:08 PM   #14
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The 30 amp breaker in the trailer should provide downstream protection
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Old 06-29-2015, 07:37 AM   #15
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My FR 2400 class C came with a 30 amp cord with connector and I may run into a park that has only a 50 amp source. What do I need to safely use my system on a 50 amp connection. Will I burn up anything?
I think what you are looking for is @ Wally World,,,
Check out the Road Power 09529-33-88 50-30 RV Adapter !!!
$15,,, might just get me one,,, just in case !!!
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