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Old 09-25-2013, 08:47 PM   #1
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Fridge heat

I am wondering how hot the flu pipe gets on my Dometic RM2520? I am trying to do some rewiring(12volt) behind the panel the television is mounted on. I can get the wire to run down but am not sure if it is coming in contact with the flu.

I also have vent fans being delivered but was going to mount them low to avoid pulling the fridge out. It looks pretty easy on the Dometic site, I just hate to open a can of worms with something that may beyond my skills. Thanks
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Old 09-25-2013, 09:48 PM   #2
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Not sure if you may have a higher wattage heating element, but the RM660 I have warms the flue substantially, but not to the point that it would concern me with wiring. Note that I also run a computer case fan for help in moving air across the cooling coils.

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Old 09-26-2013, 12:10 AM   #3
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The boiler flu is on the left side of the refrigerator when facing it from the door. When on gas it gets fairly hot but probably not enough to cause a problem with wire insulation.
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Old 09-26-2013, 08:19 PM   #4
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Just try to keep the wires to the right/rear side of the vent.
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