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Old 03-17-2015, 10:46 AM   #41
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We use a wireless temp unit. can move sending unit from fridge. to freezer.Why would to deal with wires???
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Old 03-17-2015, 10:47 AM   #42
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Did you consider the AcuRite 00986 Refrigerator/Freezer Wireless Digital Thermometer? http://www.amazon.com/AcuRite-Refrig.../dp/B004QJVU78
Ours was just delivered last week. Can't wait to try them out in the rv on our next trip.
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Old 03-17-2015, 02:42 PM   #43
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For those that did the ebay displays, how did you run the probes into the compartments? Thanks Michael
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Old 03-17-2015, 02:59 PM   #44
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Did you consider the AcuRite 00986 Refrigerator/Freezer Wireless Digital Thermometer? http://www.amazon.com/AcuRite-Refrig.../dp/B004QJVU78
Too big and ugly. It sticks out and doesn't match anything.
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For those that did the ebay displays, how did you run the probes into the compartments? Thanks Michael
I ran the probe leads down the corners behind the hinges and into the compartments. Totally unnoticeable and non invasive.
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I have this installed. Haven't had it long so I do not have any recommendations as yet. But for anyone looking for a COMPLETELY wireless solution, this is it.
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We use a wireless temp unit. can move sending unit from fridge. to freezer.Why would to deal with wires???
If hooking up a red wire to a red wire and a black wire to a black wire that are easily identifiable scares you, then don't do it. It doesn't get any easier.
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All you do is attach the red to red and black to black on the humidity switch.
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Old 03-18-2015, 11:29 PM   #49
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Wired probes have the advantage of being able to store them in liquid in the refrigerator. That eliminates temperature swings and reflects the status of the food in the refrigerator/freezer, not the air. That approach is a regulatory standard for monitoring refrigerator temperatures in a healthcare setting.

I don't have a monitor because I don't camp enough to justify it. We have a basic analog thermometer in each compartment. I'll also use the trick of putting ice cubes in a plastic bag in the freezer.

If I ever do feel compelled to spend more money on the trailer, I'll probably go the wireless route because I'm lazy, and because we can monitor it remotely while on the road.
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Old 03-19-2015, 09:21 AM   #50
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how about a picture of the probe routing?
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