Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 05-05-2015, 11:07 PM   #1
1 Rivet Member
1973 27' Overlander
Wamego , Kansas
Join Date: Mar 2010
Posts: 15
UniVolt Croaked And Modification Questions

I imagine the first part is self-explanatory. It's original to our '73 Overlander and doesn't owe me a dime. What would be a good replacement for it? I've heard some good things about the Intellipower PD9260A and/or CV and is the Charge Wizard worth the money?

Next, a good share of the time when we hit the road, we've got adjacent power/water peds available. I've been thinking about adding/rewiring an additional 50 amp circuit so we could run a microwave and the reefer and AC at the same time. Has anyone done this, and if so, how so? Specifically, which is wired to which shore power source and why?

Many thanks in advance!


"Ignorance I can deal with. Stupidity is a different matter."
Mark B. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-06-2015, 05:15 AM   #2
Rivet Master
mandolindave's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2004
Posts: 2,164
Images: 4
Adding another circuit to your camper is not worth it, unless you can run it to a separate power source.

I have an Iota charger…Excellent customer service. BTW, the univolt was prone to frying your batts if you left it on, once the batts were charged
mandolindave is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Interior modification questions: 2010 Inter 27fb epicdetour General Interior Topics 2 05-03-2015 09:25 AM
RennTech Modification Questions RavenDog Sprinter and B-van Forum 12 08-15-2013 08:19 PM
To Univolt or NOT Univolt? aircooled4 Batteries, Univolts, Converters & Inverters 11 05-13-2012 07:20 PM
Carpeted Univolt Box and other Questions todbot Argosy Motorhomes 1 05-17-2009 04:18 PM
Questions, Questions, Questions LowellN Repairing/Replacing Floor &/or Frame 5 10-28-2004 07:23 PM

Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 11:41 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Airstream is a registered trademark of Airstream Inc. All rights reserved. Airstream trademark used under license to Social Knowledge LLC.