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Old 06-13-2015, 03:01 PM   #11
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if it only did it one time and does not do it any more it is most likly static.
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Old 06-13-2015, 03:10 PM   #12
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No.

This is the regulator, open the valve all the way.

No? No to what?
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Old 06-13-2015, 03:15 PM   #13
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No? No to what?
The knob on top of the tank, it is not the problem.
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Old 06-13-2015, 03:18 PM   #14
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Same scenario at the Air Force Academy Famcamp a few years ago. Every time the ground was wet every camper (me included) got a buzz when outside and touched their rv's exterior. My power pen verified there was AC volts when I touched it to my steps. Electricians verified there was an issue and chased the problem for 4 days throughout the campground (lots of holes dug) and ended up running all new wiring throughout the campground. Took several weeks.
We camped there 3 years ago and work on the cg's electrical system was underway then. We and our friends we were the guests of didn't have any problems then.
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rest of the frame probably painted or powder coated (plastic) so there is some insulation, Handle on propane tank neither.

Got a test meter? Measure voltage between tank valve and Ground ( not trailer gnd)
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trouble with links on this ipad and interface with my brain. flybob has a point. usually when you get the pulsation in the reg you hear it as well, almost resonates through the tanks. composite walled trailers will limit " hot skin" transmission to just a few locations. as far as a noisy reg being an issue, im not sure if its a problem. heard it once in a great while, usually when first pressurizing. id have a polarity tester and 30/15 adapter to test every source I plugged into just for GP.
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Old 06-13-2015, 04:02 PM   #17
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Thanks Lou for posting the video. You may have saved someone's life! I've been in the electronics business all my life and I can't begin to tell you how many times I found (usually the hard way) a floating ground! Using that voltage sensor sounds like a great idea.
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trouble with links on this ipad and interface with my brain. flybob has a point. usually when you get the pulsation in the reg you hear it as well, almost resonates through the tanks. composite walled trailers will limit " hot skin" transmission to just a few locations. as far as a noisy reg being an issue, im not sure if its a problem. heard it once in a great while, usually when first pressurizing. id have a polarity tester and 30/15 adapter to test every source I plugged into just for GP.
Oh, I have one......

Thought it was something I did not, I like DIY toys..
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Wet ground/feet, aluminum siding and reversed wiring/poor or no ground is a disaster waiting to happen. Saw a next door camper plug in and then go to attach the water hose, he was lucky - 115 VAC to ground from the aluminum siding. He unplugged quickly before the kids had a chance to touch the trailer. Inverter was just replaced, typical quick service. It's easy to check the post/tt with a gismo for missing legs, grounds and reversals.
I carry a 30 to 20 amp plug to check the post.
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The knob on top of the tank, it is not the problem.
I knew that. I was just saying that is the only place he felt it. You mentioned the regulator, is that an indication of a bad regulator?
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