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Old 06-27-2016, 10:16 PM   #11
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Regardless of power supply. I love this fan. I use it every time. I just recently learned about it. But I must say even an empty fridge will cool down faster with it. Note I ran it in the house fridge just to test batteries and got over 4 weeks out of them. It's very little movement. But it works. Click image for larger version

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Old 06-28-2016, 12:48 AM   #12
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So, the storage company allows you to have power to your TT or are you just using your battery? Cool, are they all good with you running a propane appliance for a month?

This is nice as nobody around my location would consider the propane option. Are you parked on an open lot?

At an RV storage location up here near Birch Bay, WA. I have a 250 watt solar panel that can easily handle the power draw from fridge on propane and any other small draws from sensors etc.
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Old 06-28-2016, 04:21 AM   #13
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It needs 12v for the control circuitry. Yes charged battery.

On a high wall it may not. Three ways generally don't have a control board.
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Question. I turned on fridge using the LP everything was ok all yesterday and today until about 20min ago my CO sensor started chirping and flashing red/green. I tried pushing the test button but nothing happens. Btw not staying in it just testing the LP for next week.
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If it's like mine, flashing red / green with a beep every 30 seconds or so is a malfunction. Red, red, green, green with a beep every 30 seconds is an end of life warning. Disconnecting the power for a bit and reconnecting MAY fix that.

It could also be low voltage from your battery if you're not plugged in to anything.
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I'm plugged in but only a trickle charger. No the pup power supply and I did have the vent fan on so a low battery does sound right. Forgot the trickle charger only charges at 1.5amp. Shut fridge off and all power is off at shut off switch so now it should charge the battery overnight. Thank you for reminding me about the power.
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I'm plugged in but only a trickle charger. No the pup power supply and I did have the vent fan on so a low battery does sound right. Forgot the trickle charger only charges at 1.5amp. Shut fridge off and all power is off at shut off switch so now it should charge the battery overnight. Thank you for reminding me about the power.
1.5A charger is not going to recharge your battery overnight, even with all loads disconnected. 1.5A times 10 hours is 15AH. Your battery is probably 80AH, and at least 50% discharged for the low voltage alarm on the propane/CO detector to go off. Will you get the battery charge above the threshold for the low voltage alarm? Possibly. Best bet is to hook up to a real charger using power in the bathroom. Another good bet would be to borrow a generator. 2nd best would be jumper cables from your tow vehicle battery for an hour or two (taking the motor above idle to about 1200RPM will increase the charge rate of the alternator).

I've been there, done that, and have the T-shirt for running my battery down to nothing while camping in a pop-up. I have used all the above except the trickle charger to get enough charge to finish the camping trip.

Although slow to learn, I remembered to install 2 batteries when we bought our A-frame. The 2 batteries carry us for 4 nights with the heater running up to 5 hrs/night. Interior lights are LED, and the fridge does not have a control board.

Being a High Wall, your fridge may or may not have a 12V control board. If the fridge controls are inside the camper, or you have a freezer section, you definitely have a 12V control board. If the controls are on the outside inside the fridge vents, and there is no freezer, you may have a continuous run fridge. The standard height PUPs and A-frames have smaller fridges that are continuous run and do not have/need a DC control board.

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My pups in my backyard so just did the trickle over night and this morning connected the pups main cord. Just wasn't thinking about the trickle charger. But ty
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I have a control board. Need power to run fridge.
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