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Old 04-11-2017, 03:33 PM   #4677
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Had my dealer install an EasyStart 364 in our Dometic heat pump so we can run it with our Honda EU2000i generator or 20-amp power.
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Old 04-11-2017, 05:06 PM   #4678
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What Did You Get For Your Trailer Today?

This was a rewarding yet expensive week.

First, I replaced my "failed yet again" ATS-301 automatic transfer switch with a robust, manual input select switch:
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Yes, I will need to select the input manually but I won't have to replace it again because the fuse dies.

Then, I had a Magnum Energy MS-2012 inverter installed. I'm finally able to run my espresso machine while boondocking. And with the optional Battery Management System I can see exactly where I stand as far as amp hours or state-of-charge percentages are concerned.

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Also, I had the water heater relay replaced YET AGAIN! But this time with a much more robust after market unit, not the factory crap that fails regularly.

I also had the King Jack replacement head as well as the nice, polished Furion power receptacle installed.
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Lastly, I had the MicroAir EasyStart 364 installed on my AC system. OH MY! I can now easily run my 15,000BTU AC on my single Yamaha EF2000i generator. Works like a champ!
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Old 04-11-2017, 05:48 PM   #4679
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Me too! What a great idea. In fact, they were so cheap, I picked up a couple. Can't believe they aren't included with the trailer--especially since you can pick them up pretty much anywhere.

Here's a photo of mine:
Why did you get the same color as me?
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Old 04-12-2017, 11:32 AM   #4680
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Why did you get the same color as me?
I got you both beat... I prefer the clear/transparent ones:
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Old 04-12-2017, 12:01 PM   #4681
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I got you both beat... I prefer the clear/transparent ones:



Where can I get the clear ones?
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Old 04-12-2017, 12:44 PM   #4682
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Alright......Here goes.......
This is what we finally found and got for our Vintage Airstreams....
1960 Chrysler Imperial, she is SO beautuful.
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Old 04-12-2017, 02:46 PM   #4683
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Propane tank sensors that use sonar to gauge the level of propane in the tanks. Syncs with a smart phone.

Very cool!!!
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Old 04-12-2017, 03:00 PM   #4684
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Propane tank sensors that use sonar to gauge the level of propane in the tanks. Syncs with a smart phone.

Very cool!!!
Do you have a link by any chance?
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Do you have a link by any chance?
Can-Am in London can get them for you. I ordered an AP Products 024-1000 Dual LP Propane Tank Gas Level Indicator with Monitor Kit.
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Old 04-12-2017, 04:57 PM   #4686
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US based source.
http://www.americanrvcompany.com/AP-...th-Monitor-Kit

Price seems reasonable.

If you have a smartphone you just need the sensors and the app...
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The 413 should tow an AS well.

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Thank you turnpike cruiser, I'm so excited. Towing it home in a couple of days and more pictures then.
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Old 04-12-2017, 08:33 PM   #4689
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A GMRS license from the FCC and a pair of GMRS radios. Motorola doesn't make these particular GMRS radios anymore, but they are what we wanted. They have support for GMRS repeaters, NOAA weather, and have longer range than standard FRS radios. If you buy this radio, make sure you get the North American version (e.g. MSR350R), not the Latin American version (e.g. MSR350MR). Some sleazy 3rd party seller on Amazon sold us the LatAm version, but Amazon took it back, refunded our money, and is having a little "chat" with that particular seller, ha ha. (The LatAm version of the radio is missing NOAA weather and support for GMRS repeaters.) Anyway, here's the radio we bought: https://www.motorolasolutions.com/en...ut-ms350r.html
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WOW!! Looks awesome Hittenstiehl!! What a great find! That will turn some heads!
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