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Old 02-09-2015, 01:47 PM   #2761
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Added a display inside to see battery level:

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Old 02-09-2015, 09:33 PM   #2762
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Added a display inside to see battery level:

That's a good idea could you show how you connected it
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Old 02-09-2015, 09:40 PM   #2763
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Hard wired in a Progressive 50amp surge/low voltage protector in the electrical bay.
Figured it was doing no good on the garage bench!! Temp outside was 65 yesterday so it was an easy job.
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Old 02-10-2015, 02:54 PM   #2764
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That's a good idea could you show how you connected it
There are a ton of 12v + posts in the fuse box. I just used one of the existing wires and used the ground bus in there as well and presto...there it is
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Old 02-10-2015, 05:40 PM   #2765
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There are a ton of 12v + posts in the fuse box. I just used one of the existing wires and used the ground bus in there as well and presto...there it is
But what is "IT?" And where'd you get it?
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Old 02-10-2015, 09:12 PM   #2766
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Added LED awning lights on our 2014 Silverback 33RL, today......waited until it got dark tonight so I could play with the remote....white or colors...they all look good.......34 degrees outside....didn't take long to decide they work fine.
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Finished packing and hooked it up for take-off tomorrow morning. South Bound and down.
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Old 02-11-2015, 10:59 AM   #2768
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But what is "IT?" And where'd you get it?
Sorry, didn't give you a complete thought and hit send before I included the info.
This is the display that I purchased: Clicky

I actually purchased 2 of them and have one outside in a convenient place for a quick check when at storage. The one outside is wired to the battery so it's always on.
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Old 02-11-2015, 11:14 AM   #2769
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You can't win either way. Operate it from the outside and you tear off a door. Operate it from the inside and you hit a tree.
I learned a neat trick and it really works.

Before extending a slide-out, stand next to the slide-out and put one arm out straight. If it doesn't touch anything, like a tree, it is safe to extend it.

I've proven this to be true. (But my wife still stands outside and ensures it's safe...just to be sure!)

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I learned a neat trick and it really works.

Before extending a slide-out, stand next to the slide-out and put one arm out straight. If it doesn't touch anything, like a tree, it is safe to extend it.

I've proven this to be true. (But my wife still stands outside and ensures it's safe...just to be sure!)

Yup, I do the arm-length thing too!
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