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Old 08-09-2016, 10:52 PM   #11
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Im debating on adding two more vents in the kitchen area to remove so much air volume up in the bedroom and bathroom. There is only three vents between the two ac units.
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Old 08-10-2016, 08:14 AM   #12
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I haven't been particularly unhappy with mine, but added some pipe to the returns after reading here. I also taped the ducts and blocked the front and rear.

Things were going about as usual last week at Ocean Lakes. 95 outside, 76 or so inside. This was with the front unit cranked down to 60 and a fan blowing from the front bedroom.

On Saturday, the main AC turned off. It took a couple of minutes for it to register in my head that something was wrong. I checked the thermostat and it was showing the inside temp as 32 degrees. I still haven't found out what it is for sure, but after running the fan on high for about 10 minutes the compressor kicked back on and the inside temp read correctly. In my mind, it is either low on "freon" or the air is mixing near the unit. I'm gonna remove it sometime and check it out.

We have considered adding a third unit, and saw a few Sandpipers at the beach this past week with ACs in the rear position. That lends me to believe that they are braced for them in that area. The wiring may even be there.... Who knows.




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Old 08-10-2016, 08:23 AM   #13
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That would be good to know as well if the wiring is there. Not sure how u can tell or how to get it there if it aint.

I guess one could use the fireplace outlet and breaker since its on a seperate circuit.
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How many vents do yall have between the two ac units? I have 3 two in the bedroom and 1 in the bathroom. I have alot of volume of air in those three compared to the rest of the camper.
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Old 08-11-2016, 05:52 AM   #15
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How many vents do yall have between the two ac units? I have 3 two in the bedroom and 1 in the bathroom. I have alot of volume of air in those three compared to the rest of the camper.

Same for me.


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Old 08-12-2016, 12:13 AM   #16
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How many vents do yall have between the two ac units? I have 3 two in the bedroom and 1 in the bathroom. I have alot of volume of air in those three compared to the rest of the camper.
Same for me as well.
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I haven't been particularly unhappy with mine, but added some pipe to the returns after reading here. I also taped the ducts and blocked the front and rear.

Things were going about as usual last week at Ocean Lakes. 95 outside, 76 or so inside. This was with the front unit cranked down to 60 and a fan blowing from the front bedroom.

On Saturday, the main AC turned off. It took a couple of minutes for it to register in my head that something was wrong. I checked the thermostat and it was showing the inside temp as 32 degrees. I still haven't found out what it is for sure, but after running the fan on high for about 10 minutes the compressor kicked back on and the inside temp read correctly. In my mind, it is either low on "freon" or the air is mixing near the unit. I'm gonna remove it sometime and check it out.

We have considered adding a third unit, and saw a few Sandpipers at the beach this past week with ACs in the rear position. That lends me to believe that they are braced for them in that area. The wiring may even be there.... Who knows.




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I'm waiting on FR to respond. The first time I had my unit in for warranty they "found a freeze sensor that had popped out of it's holder". It was in because it isn't cooling correctly. Mine didn't ever shut down like yours though.
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Well im back to adding a third a/c. After letting my unit set overnight no ac i turned it on today around 11am. It was 96 here today and the camper wouldnt cool but to 79. That is with the tape and all the ducts connected.

Has anyone figured out anything about adding a third ac? I think the brisk air two will work as zone three on the ccc2.
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FR has really done a poor job addressing this issue. There are many other threads about the same issue. I have a 2016 365SAQB and experienced all the above. I am pretty handy so fixed most of it myself. The dealer will measure your Delta Temp. Intake vs, output. Should be about a 25 degree differential. A lot of the Brisk Air II models are not properly sealed and I also found huge gaps where the duct work connects. I taped everything, sealed the gaps, covered the skylights with reflective covering, and can maintain 76-78 inside with direct sunlight in Florida Summer Heat.

I too toyed with a 3rd 13500 but unit. I searched and found a thread where he added an additional 30amp circuit, breaker box, and outside 30amp shoreline to the rear of his Sandpiper. Was a very clean and effective install with about $1000 involved. A portable AC would be much cheaper however you will need to find a way to run the exhaust from the unit.

Go to the main page for modifications and search 3rd AC install
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FR has really done a poor job addressing this issue. There are many other threads about the same issue. I have a 2016 365SAQB and experienced all the above. I am pretty handy so fixed most of it myself. The dealer will measure your Delta Temp. Intake vs, output. Should be about a 25 degree differential. A lot of the Brisk Air II models are not properly sealed and I also found huge gaps where the duct work connects. I taped everything, sealed the gaps, covered the skylights with reflective covering, and can maintain 76-78 inside with direct sunlight in Florida Summer Heat.

I too toyed with a 3rd 13500 but unit. I searched and found a thread where he added an additional 30amp circuit, breaker box, and outside 30amp shoreline to the rear of his Sandpiper. Was a very clean and effective install with about $1000 involved. A portable AC would be much cheaper however you will need to find a way to run the exhaust from the unit.

Go to the main page for modifications and search 3rd AC install

Could you link is to the thread? I have been searching with no luck. I find the search feature disappointing on the site.

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