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Old 01-13-2010, 02:59 PM   #15
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The trouble is heat. The furnace sets the pace for battery consumption and everything else is just roundoff error relatively speaking.

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I really like my Dickinson so far. Heats the trailer pretty quickly and uses no electrical power unless its fan is on. Uses outside air for combustion and that is important.


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Old 01-13-2010, 03:09 PM   #16
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FWIW, my original furnace does not use any power unless the fan is on either.

I understand Jammer's goal, but I do not believe he will meet it without either a generator or solar cells (I do, however, understand the point about the sun not shining). He has imposed too many constraints.

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