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Old 03-09-2013, 10:11 AM   #1
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Splitting 30 Amp service

I was thinking of building a splitter for a 30 amp service. A 30 Amp RV plug to a junction box with a 30 Amp RV outlet and a 15 Amp household outlet.
I understand that I obviously can't run both lines at capacity and would need to keep the total under 30 Amp. (No AC; don't have a need to run any significant loads.)
This setup would give me a 30 Amp outlet for the popup and also an extra 15 Amp household outlet at the pole.
Has anyone seen anything like this?

Anyone ever have a need for something like this?

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Old 03-09-2013, 10:18 AM   #2
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No reason you couldn't do that. Around here, most of the campground pedestals already have a 15-amp outlet in them as we'll. Doesn't your RV have an AC outlet on the outside that you could use?

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Old 03-09-2013, 11:07 AM   #3
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Feed the 15 amp service from the 30 amp breaker. This way you can never pull over 30 amps. I would also add a 15-20 amp breaker to feed the 15 amp receptacle.
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