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Old 03-22-2013, 05:20 PM   #1
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Red face 12 volt outlets

So what's the deal?

My new 5er has 0.00 12 volt plugs anywhere in the unit. My old Lakota had one in the kitchen one in the entertainment center and one in the pass thru storage.

Guess I have another project in front of me, wire crawl, wire crawl, pull, swear, etc.
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Old 03-22-2013, 05:57 PM   #2
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Interesting. My Sabre has 3 if I recall correctly- one in the basement storage area and 2 in the kitchen above the "charging station".

Not a helpful response, I know... sorry.
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Old 03-22-2013, 06:09 PM   #3
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My Surveyor has ZERO 12 volt plugs ...

Why do you need 12 volts ?
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Old 03-22-2013, 06:17 PM   #4
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My Surveyor has ZERO 12 volt plugs ...

Why do you need 12 volts ?
Cell phone chargers
Ipod chargers
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Old 03-22-2013, 06:22 PM   #5
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Motor Homes are just as bad. Mine has (1). In the cabinet above the passenger seat mounted in the TV antenna amp. Virtually useless. I just stocked up on the AC chargers for the phones and tablets.
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12v outlets very much needed especially when boondocking with kids at night.
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12v outlets very much needed especially when boondocking with kids at night.
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For boondocking yes, I understand and agree. I have no 12 volt chargers, everything is 120V. That is why I asked, not to be a trouble maker

I ran an EXTERNAL 12 volt outlet so that I can use my tire inflator. That was my only complaint.
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So what's the deal?

My new 5er has 0.00 12 volt plugs anywhere in the unit. My old Lakota had one in the kitchen one in the entertainment center and one in the pass thru storage.

Guess I have another project in front of me, wire crawl, wire crawl, pull, swear, etc.
Before you go to all of that trouble are you sure you don't have one in the cabinet by your television. It took me awhile to find mine, which was very hard to see. I had to open the door in the entertainment cabinet and it was above where I turn my antenna booster on/off, and beside where I could plug in auxiliary TV inputs. It blended in with the cabinet without a light.

A 275VRLS and my travel trailer have real similar floor plans which is why I suggested you look where I did.

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Old 03-22-2013, 09:09 PM   #10
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For boondocking yes, I understand and agree.
not just for boondocking, dry camping also. in California, less than 1% of our state park campsites have electric hookups.
so, dry camping is way of life out here.

my Roo 23SS has 0 12v outlets.
so i'm installing a 400w inverter for recharging things and running the tv and dvd on battery power.
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