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Old 05-07-2017, 07:01 PM   #99
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The inverter switch on the 2017 23D is as shown in photo, not sure the control wiring is in place on yours, others who have added one will i am sure chime in but I would place the switch in a spot you can easily run the wiring to.
Yep. Not going to be able to get wire over there. Prob going to put on street side of trailer for sure.
I did find out yesterday that the living room tv plug, Plug under dinette and the plug in the cabinet above dinette for the DVD are all on the same circuit so that will work great for my inverter circuit.
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100 post. Way to go guys!!
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Old 05-07-2017, 10:08 PM   #101
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GMFL, what year is yours. There were two wires over there that would work for an inverter on mine. But mine is a 2017.

I would removed the sea level and poke around, might be one there. Also, look at the rats nest area and see if you can see any unattached RJ45 cables, if so then you have some presides. If yours is a newer model I can send some photos..
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Old 05-07-2017, 10:11 PM   #102
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I did a quick and dirty burn test, took about 3 minutes to get to the flame stage two inches above a propane flame, at about 250f in an outdoor oven the adhesive started getting soft (took it up in 25 degree increments from 150 to 300) so I feet safe at 175, if it gets much hotter in there than that I have a real problem! I am going to look for a better material to put on the upper surface, closest to the heat source. When I called Frost King they would only say it was intended to be used on heater ducts, up to about 150f, I may call them again. I am planning on a small exhast fan blowing out the upper part of the top door before summer.


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Good to know, sounds safe. Thanks for sharing.

We just took ours out for the maiden voyage this last weekend. Temps in the day, high 70s, fridge stayed cool, way cool. I was worried the entire fridge was going to be a freezer. I had to keep moving that white control bar down.

Also, no heat build up, no odors/fumes, and everyone slept well as the noise was hardly noticeable. We left the fans on 24/7 the entire trip.

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23d tank capacities

Our 23d has the new tank level sensor and for one i like to know how much fluid each tank really holds and just how much is in it as a planing tool.
Here are my figures for the tanks.
Black 6 gal-0% Fresh 5 - 0% Grey 2- 13%
8 -19% 10- 19% 4- 38%
10 -38% 15- 38% 6- 44%
12 -75% 20- 56% 8- 80%
14 -94% 25- 75% 10- 69%
16 -100% 30- 100% 12- 75%
18 - full 35- 100% 14- 81%
39- full 16- 88%
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Thumbs up Inverter install. Look what I found!

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GMFL, what year is yours. There were two wires over there that would work for an inverter on mine. But mine is a 2017.

I would removed the sea level and poke around, might be one there. Also, look at the rats nest area and see if you can see any unattached RJ45 cables, if so then you have some presides. If yours is a newer model I can send some photos..
Well I took Troutboy's advice and did a little digging and my inverter install just got a whole lot easier. Look what I found.
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Mine is a 2014. Here is The wire on the schematics so it was a pre-run inside the wiring harness my trailer just did not come with the inverter option.
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Hey Rich and WaLee, it looks like you have 1 of 20 made in that original model. Here's a post from another thread:
Thanks, Boog, very interesting. Personally, I hate the L-couch but the wife likes it. I guess I'd rather have it than the booth. I've heard it's very uncomfortable for watching TV or even just sitting for a long time. If she'd let me I'd take out the L-Couch an put in a recliner with a storage box next to it.
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"L" portion. So i picked up a folding ottoman- like a camp chair to out my feet up on. We use TV tables to eat inside on. Otherwise we eat outside on the camp table. We also have a Rollup aluminum table to use where there is no camp table.
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Well I took Troutboy's advice and did a little digging and my inverter install just got a whole lot easier. Look what I found.
Oh, excellent! I've got to dig into mine and see if the wiring harness is there as it is in yours. Is the first photo of the plug under the table at the front of the trailer?
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Oh, excellent! I've got to dig into mine and see if the wiring harness is there as it is in yours. Is the first photo of the plug under the table at the front of the trailer?
Rob, First pic is plug in galley and second is under street side lounge up close to where the 12 volt comes in. There is also an Ethernet cable in there that is marked solar control.
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http://www.airforums.com/forums/atta...7&d=1494202138
Dbdream posted this pic showing the stock inverter switch above the galley plug right where the wire is located. I am going the hook everything up and test before I cut a hole in my galley wall for the inverter switch

I'll keep you posted
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