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Old 05-18-2015, 09:23 PM   #15
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Thanks, good info, I was wondering if I'd need to upgrade my 30A to 50A (knowing it'd be close) with the addition of an electric/propane fridge, but it looks like as long as the AC, water heater, fridge, and microwave aren't running at the same time I shouldn't have to worry. Just need to make sure I only keep the electric element in the water heater on only when i'll actually be using lots of water, eg.showers.

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Old 05-18-2015, 11:19 PM   #16
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Thanks for doing this. I found a simpler solution was to sell the two Honda EU2000's and but a Honda EU3000iHandi. Used it all last summer and worked great.
Our experience as well ...and you have to enjoy that electric start on the 3000iS.

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Old 05-19-2015, 11:49 AM   #18
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My water pump draws 7 amps (12 volts)
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Old 05-20-2015, 06:21 AM   #19
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I'd recommend measuring the 12 volt devices directly, rather than through the converter.
Or, at least, realize that what the 12 volt devices draw via the converter isn't going to be the same as what it draws from only the battery, because the converter isn't 100% efficient.

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