Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-22-2010, 08:43 AM   #1
Join Date: Sep 2010
Posts: 35
Power inverter consumption?

I have parked my trailer at my house, and I have it plugged into my AC (battery is disconnected) in order to power the smoke detector, and some ultra-sonic rodent thingies. Just wondering though, the power inverter seems to be humming quite good, and is warm. Does the inverter use quite a bit of power itself? Wondering if it makes more money sense to just leave it un-powered until I'm ready to use it.

Thank you -

DageonYar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-22-2010, 08:53 AM   #2
Wanna Be Camper
SaskCampers's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan
Posts: 2,381
IMO I would just disconnect power all together till you are ready to go. We use Koenders bait stations around the house, garage, quonset and trailer.

Bait Stations, Rodent Control, Rodent Traps, Skunk Traps, Raccoon Traps, Live Traps

John & Deb
2011 F250 Lariat FX4 Crew Cab 6.2
2011 Flagstaff V-Lite 30WRLS
Days Camped 2016: 3 2017: 0
SaskCampers 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

» Featured Campgrounds

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

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:20 AM.