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Old 03-28-2016, 06:05 PM   #1
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Simple tester for electrical boxes???

Is there a simple item you can just plug into the campground electrical boxes to test if they are good or bad without using a meter or an expensive surge protector?
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Old 03-28-2016, 06:10 PM   #2
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Yes a little LED tester that you can plug into the 20 A or the 30A or 50A with the Adapters you will need in the Future anyway! Youroo!!
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Yes.



I plug that in, there is a 60-90 second delay if there is an issue it will flash, no problems the flash is green.
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Old 03-28-2016, 06:37 PM   #4
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Yep thats it! Youroo!!
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Old 03-28-2016, 07:01 PM   #6
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I have one of these.
Prime Products 12-4058 AC Power Line Monitor

Edit: With an adapter for 30A to 15A
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Except for the surge guard, will the outlet testers mentioned above be ok to use with an adapter for a 50 amp outlet?
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Old 03-29-2016, 12:25 AM   #8
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I use this from power pal. Can be used on 50 amp or with 30 amp adapter to check campground power. 
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That outlet tester cannot report only report a few anomalies. It can even imply a good receptacle power when some defects exist. It cannot report defective earthing, excessive voltages, or other more common problems in a campground. In some cases, it cannot even report a floating neutral.

Even a digital meter for $5 or $14 provides more useful information.
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I am thinking of having one of these built for me.

50-amp Tester
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