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Forum: General Community Discussions 11-27-2020, 08:20 PM
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233.15K :)
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 11-23-2020, 04:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 753
Posted By boondocking
Glad to hear that you got it solved. Thank you...

Glad to hear that you got it solved. Thank you for the update.
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 11-23-2020, 03:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 753
Posted By boondocking
One thing to try is remove one of the battery...

One thing to try is remove one of the battery cables. Leave all breakers on except for the "general purpose" one. Plug in and see if the lights come on. If no lights then that will tell you that...
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 11-23-2020, 02:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 753
Posted By boondocking
^ The OP has already done that and found the...

^ The OP has already done that and found the suspect breaker. It is marked "General Purpose".
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 11-23-2020, 02:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 753
Posted By boondocking
Leave the "general purpose" breaker turned off...

Leave the "general purpose" breaker turned off and all other breakers on then plug in and check each 120v item in the trailer to see which one is not working.
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 11-23-2020, 02:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 753
Posted By boondocking
Click off every breaker in the RV except the main...

Click off every breaker in the RV except the main one, then plug into power. Then turn each one on individually until the main breaker trips. That will narrow done the problem unless it is a dead...
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 11-19-2020, 07:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 732
Posted By boondocking
The 120v fuse behind the fridge is for the...

The 120v fuse behind the fridge is for the electric element only, the 12v light in the fridge would still work. That's why I say to check the 12v fuses, that control the rest of the fridge circuits...
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 11-19-2020, 07:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 732
Posted By boondocking
The various 12v fuses and the 120v breakers will...

The various 12v fuses and the 120v breakers will all be together where the converter is. Where that is located in you trailer I am not sure.
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 11-19-2020, 06:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 732
Posted By boondocking
Does the interior light come on when you open the...

Does the interior light come on when you open the door?
If not, check for a blown fuse. May have been a power surge when the power come back on.
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 11-17-2020, 08:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 259
Posted By boondocking
Do you live in an area where winters are below...

Do you live in an area where winters are below freezing?
If so, fully charge the batteries, disconnect one of the cables (pos or neg). Then come back in the spring and recharge the 10% discharge ...
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 11-06-2020, 08:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 616
Posted By boondocking
Yes, an increase from 50db to 70db is 100 times...

Yes, an increase from 50db to 70db is 100 times the sound pressure, but is perceived as 4 times louder to the human ear.
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 11-02-2020, 03:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,126
Posted By boondocking
As long as they are no "China Bombs"...

As long as they are no "China Bombs" :roflblack:
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 10-31-2020, 04:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 211
Posted By boondocking
Perfectly normal. Can't run on propane when the...

Perfectly normal. Can't run on propane when the bottles are turned off, but will run on AC.
Forum: General Community Discussions 10-30-2020, 12:16 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 10,622
Posted By boondocking
Yeah, and the drival continues on. :roflblack:

Yeah, and the drival continues on. :roflblack:
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 10-27-2020, 07:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 316
Posted By boondocking
TitanMike: What brand of panels do you have that...

TitanMike: What brand of panels do you have that put out that kind of amperage? Most panels at 160 watts will produce just under 9 amps at best.
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 10-23-2020, 12:17 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,002
Posted By boondocking
A fully charged lead/acid battery will not freeze...

A fully charged lead/acid battery will not freeze until the temp reaches -90F. Also a fully charged battery will lose less than 10% of it's full charge sitting outside in the cold winter for 6...
Forum: General Community Discussions 10-16-2020, 07:01 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,970
Posted By boondocking
With 6 hours per day of full sun and 1000 watts...

With 6 hours per day of full sun and 1000 watts of solar you would get around 400 amp hours. Way more than the 90 you are looking for.
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 10-14-2020, 03:13 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,002
Posted By boondocking
My GC2 batteries stay out in the cold...

My GC2 batteries stay out in the cold (disconnected) for 7 months through the winter and they discharge less than 10% of their full charge.
Have been doing this for 8 years and they are still going...
Forum: General Community Discussions 10-09-2020, 05:13 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 12,080
Posted By boondocking
^ As long as he had permission to do it....

^ As long as he had permission to do it. :roflblack:
Forum: General Community Discussions 10-09-2020, 03:13 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 12,080
Posted By boondocking
This thread has become hilarious! :roflblack: ...

This thread has become hilarious! :roflblack: :roflblack:
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 10-02-2020, 07:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,073
Posted By boondocking
That is an easy way. I have 50 amp breakers...

That is an easy way.
I have 50 amp breakers (before and after the controller) used as a switch with my 200 watts of solar. A person could have a 200 amp circuit breaker if they want, seeing as they...
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 10-02-2020, 04:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,073
Posted By boondocking
^^ Fully charge the batteries then disconnect and...

^^ Fully charge the batteries then disconnect and come back in the spring. They will be discharged only 5-8 percent by spring.
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 09-23-2020, 04:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 758
Posted By boondocking
Either a failing converter or a bad battery that...

Either a failing converter or a bad battery that the converter is trying to charge.

Disconnect the battery and see if it still happens. If it stops happen with the battery disconnected then the...
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 09-23-2020, 04:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 758
Posted By boondocking
Are you plugged into shore power or running off...

Are you plugged into shore power or running off the battery only?
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 09-15-2020, 01:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 415
Posted By boondocking
Champion 3400 watt Duel Fuel...

Champion 3400 watt Duel Fuel (https://www.championpowerequipment.com/product/100263-3400-watt-dual-fuel-inverter/)

Click on the link above.
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