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Old 06-30-2020, 08:09 AM   #21
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Why would you want to light up the camper at night? Why not use the LED lighting system? Seems like lighting up the camper would be to bright and maybe annoy your neighbors??? Just asking for a friend
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Old 06-30-2020, 08:22 AM   #22
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The vast majority of our camping is in LA and MS state parks where you may or may not be able to see your neighbors...............and lights underneath the camper do not annoy anyone, at least we have NEVER had a complaint.

Quite the reverse, we have had some ask how we did it because they wanted to do it as well.
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Old 06-30-2020, 11:29 AM   #23
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I keep the underneath LED system on during most overnights. They definitely keep possums, ‘dillas and skunks away.
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Old 06-30-2020, 01:24 PM   #24
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This makes me wonder. How many (12 volt) amps could be put into the battery(s) from solar, or how much could be taken out for an inverter? Will the power go both ways?
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Interesting idea, but why would anyone want to light up the marker lights when the trailer is disconnected from the tow vehicle. Is it a safety thing at night in order to see the trailer more easily when returning to it? Wouldn't a flashlight or headlights work? Also, we have an LED porch light on our TT. Just curious.
ITs what he wants to do, we do it and it not bright like a porch light that attreacts bugs and they get in when you open the door
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Why would you want to light up the camper at night? Why not use the LED lighting system? Seems like lighting up the camper would be to bright and maybe annoy your neighbors??? Just asking for a friend
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who cares they annoy me with their stinky campfires day and night
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who cares they annoy me with their stinky campfires day and night
Got that right, but I understand a campfire is definitely needed whenever the temperature gets below 95 degrees.
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Why would you want to light up the camper at night? Why not use the LED lighting system? Seems like lighting up the camper would be to bright and maybe annoy your neighbors??? Just asking for a friend
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Good morning. Just another day in Paradise. This item should also activate your observation camera for night time use.... Have a great day,
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ITs what he wants to do, we do it and it not bright like a porch light that attreacts bugs and they get in when you open the door
We just learned about this trick on this thread. We LOVE IT, for the very reason NO bugs and we can see to approach the camper from our stinky campfire
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A piece of wire is what i use! Been using for years!
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Nice and economical

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I use a 10 amp fuse in the top two positions of the plug.
https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.pin...0102934380839/
Nice. I'll have to try that one next time out.
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I simply used hard electrical wire,non stranded, about 3 inches long. Bent it until U shaped. Inserted on top two openings on female plug on trailer. I use it to test all my lights without having to plug rv to truck
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You can buy a plug from auto parts store wire it up to a 6volt gulf cart battery they will lite but about half as bright
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Silly me. All this time I thought the power for all the running lights came from the tow vehicle. Im gonna give this a try just to see it all light up!
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You can buy a plug from auto parts store wire it up to a 6volt gulf cart battery they will lite but about half as bright
Why go to that expense when the fuse or wire are most likely hanging around your garage already and are free. I actually use a spare fuse from the cover on the left side of the instrument panel in my truck. The power comes from the converter and costs nothing.

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Silly me. All this time I thought the power for all the running lights came from the tow vehicle. I’m gonna give this a try just to see it all light up!
When connected to your truck, it does..............but here you aer simply jumping the 12V power coming from your converter over to the circuit for the running lights.........easy, cheap and..........illuminating
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Interesting idea, but why would anyone want to light up the marker lights when the trailer is disconnected from the tow vehicle. Is it a safety thing at night in order to see the trailer more easily when returning to it? Wouldn't a flashlight or headlights work? Also, we have an LED porch light on our TT. Just curious.
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I asking if there is a way to light up the camper marker lights at night, using the camper plug adapter. Is there something you can buy to make this happen. I would like to do this for the evening Hours if possible.

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