Off-Grid (Boon-docking)

EasyStart™ 364 (3-ton) Soft Starter – 115V-only RV A/C (-X20-IP)

Video | Manuals (Install, Operating and Service) | Review | Sourced From Micro-Air, Inc. | purchased this item on March 26, 2019 Product Overview EasyStart™ – The most advanced & effective soft starter for all A/C applications EasyStart™ is a…
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120v/240v, Appliances, Camping, Electrical, Fan, Generator, Heat, HVAC, Inverter, LPG/Propane/GAS, Off-Grid, Off-Grid (Boon-docking), Power, Review / Comment, Shore Power (Utility), Thermostat, Travel

Westinghouse iGen4500DF Dual Fuel Portable Inverter Generator

Video | Manuals (Install, Operating and Service) | Review | Sourced From FactoryPure | purchased this item on August 26, 2019 The Westinghouse iGen4500DF Inverter Generator is a premium, fuel efficient power solution for your power needs. With dual fuel…
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120v/240v, 12v (Battery), 15/20amp, 30amp, Camping, Electrical, Generator, LPG/Propane/GAS, Off-Grid, Off-Grid (Boon-docking), Power, Preventive Maintenance, Review / Comment, Shore Power (Utility), Travel

Added New Batteries

Video | Manual | Review | Sourced From WindyNation | purchased this item on May 1, 2019 Added 2 New 12v 100Ah Batteries…   12V 100Ah AGM Deep Cycle Battery. Ideal for Off-Grid Power: Solar, RV’s, UPS, Off shore Marine…
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12v (Battery), Electrical, Off-Grid, Off-Grid (Boon-docking), Power, Review / Comment

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What Are AMP Hours

Battery AMP Hours (AH) Specification Defined The AMP Hour (AH) specification provides a measurement of battery capacity.  In other words, it is an indication of how much energy can be stored by the battery. A typical Amp Hour specification might…
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12v (Battery), 12v Electronics / Devices, Electrical, Generator, Hydro, LPG/Propane/GAS, Off-Grid, Off-Grid (Boon-docking), Power, Review / Comment, Shore Power (Utility), Solar, Wind

Boon-docking Location Sites

http://www.allstays.com/c/wal-mart-locations.htm https://www.boondockerswelcome.com/ Membership fee – Camping is in member’s yard. http://www.boondocking.org/ – old-school directory of camping locations but still viable https://www.campendium.com/ http://www.casinocamper.com/rv-parking-locations/rv-friendly-casinos Directory of Casinos that allow overnight stays https://campnab.com/ – Tell us when, where, and how long you want…
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Camping, Off-Grid (Boon-docking), Review / Comment, Travel

Lets Get Level with LevelMatePRO

This Is What We Use To Get The RV Level! If you own a Tow-able RV/Travel Trailer, you know how important it is to get level. When you’re staying at RV parks, you may get lucky and find the sites…
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12v Electronics / Devices, Camping, KOA, Off-Grid (Boon-docking), Review / Comment, Travel

Project “Build A Solar Battery Bank Monitor”

Purpose The purpose of this project is to demonstrate how to build a battery bank monitor from individual components. I have a battery bank monitor (Victron BMV-712 Battery Monitor with Battery Temperature Sensor), but this only tells me the state…
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12v (Battery), Camping, Electrical, Hydro, Off-Grid, Off-Grid (Boon-docking), Power, Review / Comment, Solar, Wind

Solar Power (Alternative Off-Grid) Systems Information on RV’s

RV Solar Batteries, Inverters, Converters, and Mounts An “RV system” (small boat and cabin systems are practically identical) can mean different things to different people. It might be just a small 5-watt panel that keeps the battery charged up between…
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12v (Battery), Camping, Electrical, Generator, Hydro, LPG/Propane/GAS, Off-Grid, Off-Grid (Boon-docking), Power, Review / Comment, Solar, Wind

What Components do I Need for an RV Off-Grid Solar Electric System?

Here’s a basic overview of the components needed for a stand-alone system. There are many components that make up a complete solar system, but the 4 main items in a stand-alone system are: solar panels charge controller battery(s) inverter The…
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12v (Battery), Camping, Electrical, Hydro, Off-Grid, Off-Grid (Boon-docking), Power, Review / Comment, Solar, Wind