Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-19-2015, 04:37 PM   #41
Canadian eh'
Join Date: Aug 2015
Posts: 50
Thanks Evereddie... I don't get my trailer till this Saturday. If I have enough room in the breaker box area, I'll get it hardwired, if not, it will be portable. I also think it is a 30amp trailer, but I'll make sure this weekend.

Fusionak is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-19-2015, 05:50 PM   #42
Senior Member
Evereddie's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Pfafftown NC
Posts: 1,627
Great, good luck with it. BTW, if it has 2 air conditioners it's 50 amp. But you'll find out soon enough. Good luck and have fun.

Evereddie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-20-2015, 09:52 AM   #43
craigster_mi's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2014
Location: newport michigan
Posts: 85
Originally Posted by spock123 View Post
I have portable surge suppressor, I trade campers often and I try to stay away from anything electrical. I keep mine locked around the post, it keeps honest people from walking off with it. No need to try to stop a thief

Sent from my iPhone using Forest River Forums
I have the portable but made it an onboard "hard wired" thanks to seeing turbs pics. Can still unplug to test a pedestal or remove and by-pass if need be.

Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	surge01.jpg
Views:	89
Size:	276.2 KB
ID:	86308   Click image for larger version

Name:	surge02.jpg
Views:	88
Size:	264.8 KB
ID:	86309  
2014 F150 Eco
2015 Rockwood Mini-Lite 2504S
craigster_mi is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-21-2015, 08:46 PM   #44
Senior Member
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Ohio
Posts: 110
I just finished installing a 30A Progressive in my Sunseeker 2700DS. It was an easy install except for the tight space. I put it under the drawers next to the refrig. that is where the shore power - generator relay is located. I just disconnected the line going from the relay to the fuse panel and connected it to the output of the surge protector, and then used a short piece of 10-2 cable to connect between the relay box and the input of the surge protector. So now I am protected on shore and generator power. I installed the remote display above my CO alarm. I purchased this at Tweety's for $247.
2016 Sunseeker 2700DS
2010 Jeep Liberty Toad
tlf65 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-28-2015, 08:29 AM   #45
Senior Member
Join Date: Jul 2014
Posts: 241
Thank god I had the surge protector 4 th of July weekend in NJ campground they had a spike campers who didn't lost everything fridge ac microwaves tv hot water it was a mess

retired on a mountain is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by is not in any way associated with Forest River, Inc. or its associated RV manufacturing divisions.

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:13 PM.