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Inverter came my way

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Eelko Byker
Wed, Jul 28, 2021 6:22 PM

just plug your converter into the inverter instant free power ( grin)

just plug your converter into the inverter instant free power ( grin)
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twlldeen@gmail.com
Wed, Jul 28, 2021 6:25 PM

mghamms wrote on Wed, 28 July 2021 10:50

Is it a strait inverter or does it also charge?

I think it's just an inverter.

My "charger" is an IOTA 55 converter which I just looked up again and see that I can plug an inexpensive module into it to suit whatever battery
system I'm running. I'll check my IOTA manual tomorrow to see what the heck the capabilities/plugabilities are.
I can see there's lots to learn, but hey WTF else do I have to do to occupy my retirement?  :lol:

Larry

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Larry - Victoria BC -

1977 Palm Beach 40,000 miles, PO said everything working but forgot the word NOT. New Atwood fridge, water heater & furnace. New SS exhaust system,
6000w Onan, Iota Converter, R134A A/C, New fuel lines & heat exchange hoses

mghamms wrote on Wed, 28 July 2021 10:50 > Is it a strait inverter or does it also charge? I think it's just an inverter. My "charger" is an IOTA 55 converter which I just looked up again and see that I can plug an inexpensive module into it to suit whatever battery system I'm running. I'll check my IOTA manual tomorrow to see what the heck the capabilities/plugabilities are. I can see there's lots to learn, but hey WTF else do I have to do to occupy my retirement? :lol: Larry -- Larry - Victoria BC - 1977 Palm Beach 40,000 miles, PO said everything working but forgot the word NOT. New Atwood fridge, water heater & furnace. New SS exhaust system, 6000w Onan, Iota Converter, R134A A/C, New fuel lines & heat exchange hoses
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Douglas Smith
Thu, Jul 29, 2021 12:30 AM

I can't really recommend retirement...    It's too much work.

Douglas & Virginia Smith,
dsmithy18 at gmail,
Lincoln Nebraska,
’73 “Sequoia” since ‘95: "Wanabizo";
Quadrabag/6 wheel disks/3:70 final/Paterson QuadraJet/Thorley’s/Alloy wheels/Sundry other

I can't really recommend retirement... It's too much work. -- Douglas & Virginia Smith, dsmithy18 at gmail, Lincoln Nebraska, ’73 “Sequoia” since ‘95: "Wanabizo"; Quadrabag/6 wheel disks/3:70 final/Paterson QuadraJet/Thorley’s/Alloy wheels/Sundry other
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twlldeen@gmail.com
Sat, Jul 31, 2021 7:37 PM

On further information I found out this isn't a pure sine wave unit - it's a modified sine wave one.

I'll be getting rid of it.

Larry

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Larry - Victoria BC -

1977 Palm Beach 40,000 miles, PO said everything working but forgot the word NOT. New Atwood fridge, water heater & furnace. New SS exhaust system,
6000w Onan, Iota Converter, R134A A/C, New fuel lines & heat exchange hoses

On further information I found out this isn't a pure sine wave unit - it's a modified sine wave one. I'll be getting rid of it. Larry -- Larry - Victoria BC - 1977 Palm Beach 40,000 miles, PO said everything working but forgot the word NOT. New Atwood fridge, water heater & furnace. New SS exhaust system, 6000w Onan, Iota Converter, R134A A/C, New fuel lines & heat exchange hoses
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Mike Hamm
Sun, Aug 1, 2021 6:07 PM

I have a modified square wave inverter with the converter and it runs everything without issue.
The only thing that i  found to be a problem was a new electric blanket.
They have some kind of electronic sensing in them so it will not kill you. I had to buy a blanket that converts ac to dc. Kind of stupid dc to ac to
dc but it works.
Microwave tv and everything else I have work.
I wired it to all my AC outlets so I always have AC.
boybach wrote on Sat, 31 July 2021 14:37

On further information I found out this isn't a pure sine wave unit - it's a modified sine wave one.

I'll be getting rid of it.

Larry

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1977 Kingsley 455 as stock as it gets except lots of Ragusa parts

I have a modified square wave inverter with the converter and it runs everything without issue. The only thing that i found to be a problem was a new electric blanket. They have some kind of electronic sensing in them so it will not kill you. I had to buy a blanket that converts ac to dc. Kind of stupid dc to ac to dc but it works. Microwave tv and everything else I have work. I wired it to all my AC outlets so I always have AC. boybach wrote on Sat, 31 July 2021 14:37 > On further information I found out this isn't a pure sine wave unit - it's a modified sine wave one. > > I'll be getting rid of it. > > Larry -- 1977 Kingsley 455 as stock as it gets except lots of Ragusa parts
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Carl Stouffer
Mon, Aug 2, 2021 2:00 AM

This is what I did:

http://www.gmcmhphotos.com/photos/gmc-tv-mount/p41551-inverter.html

http://www.gmcmhphotos.com/photos/gmc-tv-mount/p41554-inverter-outlet.html

You may need to rum larger cables directly to your house battery bank fot the larger inverter.  I simply wired mine to the terminal in the electrical
cabinet.

There are several other more complicated ways to install an inverter including ones than involve transfer switches, etc, but why not keep it simple?

Carl Stouffer
'75 ex Palm Beach
Tucson, AZ.
Chuck Aulgur Reaction Arm Disc Brakes, Quadrabags, 3.70 LSD final drive, Lenzi knuckles/hubs, Dodge Truck 16" X 8" front wheels, Rear American Eagles,
Solar battery charging.  GMCSJ and GMCMI member

This is what I did: http://www.gmcmhphotos.com/photos/gmc-tv-mount/p41551-inverter.html http://www.gmcmhphotos.com/photos/gmc-tv-mount/p41554-inverter-outlet.html You may need to rum larger cables directly to your house battery bank fot the larger inverter. I simply wired mine to the terminal in the electrical cabinet. There are several other more complicated ways to install an inverter including ones than involve transfer switches, etc, but why not keep it simple? -- Carl Stouffer '75 ex Palm Beach Tucson, AZ. Chuck Aulgur Reaction Arm Disc Brakes, Quadrabags, 3.70 LSD final drive, Lenzi knuckles/hubs, Dodge Truck 16" X 8" front wheels, Rear American Eagles, Solar battery charging. GMCSJ and GMCMI member