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    What size inverter do I need.........

    What size inverter do I need to run a DeWalt DWS716 Mitre saw? It says 15 amp on the motor and that is it. I can't find my manual or find it on the dewalt web site. I am looking into getting one of the GIANDEL pure sine wave inverter in the 1500 or 2200w size (hopefully) and need to know which...
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    Who sells bus bars rated for over 400 amps and has a decent cover?

    Who sells bus bars rated for over 400 amps and has a decent cover? Most of the bus bars I see for salerated for over 400 amps don't have a cover except for Blue Seas but it is kind of weak.
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    Will, Delta Pro claims you refused to review the new Delta Pro... is this true?

    They told me the same exact thing about 2 months ago. I went back to their site today and I could not find any of my posts. All I posted was " I hope Will Prowse will get to review this unit" and someone replied Will is not interested in testing their units.
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    Will, Delta Pro claims you refused to review the new Delta Pro... is this true?

    They told me the same thing on their FB page. I asked them to send a unit to Will for testing and they said Will was not interested. This was about a month ago.
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    108 degrees in my shop, 12v fan recommendations?

    I have 2 endless breeze fans that I have had for over 12 years and recently bought 2 of these Boundless Breeze12 volt fans. They cost much less than the endless breeze and only consume .2 Amps more, my endless breeze fans use 2.8 amps on high and the Boundless Breeze use 3 amps on high...
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    VHB solar mount preparation in the face of Tropi-Cool paint

    I would not use tropi cool on your roof, it is silicone based and nothing will stick to it. This is discussed in depth on RV forums and is considered the cheap way out. A better product would be a 2 part liquid EPDM rubber. I used this product on my last RV and it worked great -...
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    Anyone have thought or opinions on a new solar setup in an RV?

    Why do you not want to use propane? I full time and run my fridge and hot water heater 24/7 and use my stove everyday and a standard 20 pound propane tank last me 2 to 3 months.
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    Upgrading Golf Cart Batteries to Lithium Batteries.

    I finally was able to get the specifications for the onboard charger, it only has one charging mode and charges as follows; "Automatic three-stage charging extends the life of your battery with output voltage modes of 13.2 VDC range “float” mode, 13.6 VDC range “absorption” mode, and a 14.4 VDC...
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    What size lugs to get for the 100Ah SOK battery?

    What size lugs to get for the 100Ah SOK battery? Are they 1/4" ? TIA
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    Flexible Panels - Which would you choose and why: Sunpower, Renogy, Merlin

    I had 8 flexible panels on my 2000 Class C RV, 4 were Suaoki 100W Panels and the other 4 were some no name 120 watt panels from Solar Blvd. I never had an issue with them. The problem was when some asshat hit my RV and totaled it, I could not remove the panels without destroying them. I used...
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    Upgrading Golf Cart Batteries to Lithium Batteries.

    Yea, I thought about that a couple of hours I posted that.
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    Upgrading Golf Cart Batteries to Lithium Batteries.

    I am not sure what I have right now, I need to find it and see what it supports.
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    For my RV, unlike Lead Acid or AGM batteries, is it OK to to Buy 2 Lithium Batteries now and add 2 more later?

    They will be running in parallel for now (maybe forever) , since my inverter is 12 volt. I guess if I get all 4 now and run them in parallel, I could convert them to 24 or 48 volts later.
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    Upgrading Golf Cart Batteries to Lithium Batteries.

    Thinking outside the box here, it seems the RV Converter Chargers settings are all fixed, or only changeable from Lithium to Lead Acid or AGM. What If I put a Victron Orion DC to DC charger between my RVs Charger and the Lithium batteries so I can fine tune the battery charge settings to be the...
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    Upgrading Golf Cart Batteries to Lithium Batteries.

    So, If I had 4 batteries in parallel and the recommended amps for charging is 30 amps, I would still charge them ALL at 30 amps?
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    Upgrading Golf Cart Batteries to Lithium Batteries.

    I think I am going to upgrade the converter charger to a Progressive Dynamics for Lithium batteries, the next question will be what Amperage should I get for say 4 - reBel or SOK 100ah batteries in parallel? They offer 25a, 30a, 40a, 45a and 60 amp versions.
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    For my RV, unlike Lead Acid or AGM batteries, is it OK to to Buy 2 Lithium Batteries now and add 2 more later?

    Is it OK to to Buy 2 Lithium Batteries now and add 2 more 6 months later? Or should I buy what I need all at the same time?
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    Upgrading Golf Cart Batteries to Lithium Batteries.

    I am going to upgrade the Golf Cart Batteries in my RV to Lithium. Will I need to change out the RVs built in battery charger? If yes, what do you all recommend? 2nd question. If I were to get 2 - 12 volt lithium batteries now, is it OK to add 2 more in 6 to 12 months? Or do they all need to be...
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    Jackery - can you output form AC and DC simultaneously?

    I have the Jackery 1000 and use both AC and DC at the same time.
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    Is this a great deal on LiFePO4 batteries? IDK for sure so please tell me...

    I have one of their 50 amp batteries and so far it works fine. You should find out if that particular battery has low temp shutoff and learn what to do if it does not have it.
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    Is there a tutorial on how to charge LifePO4 batteries with a power supply?

    Is there a tutorial on how to charge LifePO4 batteries with a power supply? I see Will use one all the time in his videos but not sure of what settings he uses. Also, can you use any type of power supply?
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    Looking for some portable solar panels

    He only has 100 watt panels and does not ship.
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    Looking for some portable solar panels

    I am looking for some portable solar panels and am thinking of buying these DOKIO 300w panels. I see some of the reviewers are getting 250 watts from them. Does anyone know of any other portable panels that are better or a comparable set for a better price? Does anyone of the forum use these...
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    AGM Battery never used but 6 years old, are they still good?

    Put a charger on them and see what happens.
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    Which one of these batteries would you buy and why?

    I am in the market for a 50ah LiFePO4 and have narrowed it down to these 5. Which one would you buy and why?
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    Ampre Time configuration question

    I would go with the 4 smaller batteries, just for the fact if one of the smaller batteries fail, you are only out 1/4 of your investment. If the big battery fails, well that would really suck.
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    Can I do this instead of buying a DC to DC charger?

    For the record, this is what I am going to try, Connect my Victron Smart Battery Protect 12/24-Volt 100 amp to the battery on my 2018 F150, then connect the Cllena DC/DC 12V to 24V Boost Converter 20A Step Up Voltage Regulator, then run 8AWG cable to the back of my truck and connect that to the...
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    Is this charger ok for the battery I am going to buy?

    So it is not a good idea to charge these batteries at 10 amps as stated on the battery?
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    A little advice about Amazon returns and how to cover yourself

    We just take our returns to Kohls or Whole foods, get a refund within hours.
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    Is this charger ok for the battery I am going to buy?

    I re read all the questions posted on amazon about that battery and they said it can be charged at 12 amps, so I am going to look at other chargers. I though Will just used a 10 amp power supply, but I could be wrong, going to go back and watch his videos. I am just going to charge bluetooth...
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    Is this charger ok for the battery I am going to buy?

    I am going to buy one of the TalentCell 12V 24Ah LiFePO4 batteries Will tested a few months back and need to get a charger for it. I was thinking about getting one of these Victron chargers - Victron Energy Blue Smart IP22 12-Volt 30 amp 120V, Single Output Battery Charger that can charge at 30...
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    Why don't people use large 400w Panels on travel trailer?

    I have 4 - 200 watt Panels that are 4" above the roof on my travel trailer, I have put 11K miles on my trailer and 22 states since the solar install and no damage has occurred. I am looking into adding 2 more panels which will need 6" or 8" tall mounts to mount the panels over the TV and FM...
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    Can I do this instead of buying a DC to DC charger?

    Thanks for all the reply's, I am going to test it out before I buy the Victron DC-DC Charger
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    Can I do this instead of buying a DC to DC charger?

    I want to add a TalentCell 12V 24Ah LiFePO4 battery to my truck to run a small 12 volt refrigerator (uses 2.3 amps). I was going to buy the Victron Orion-Tr Smart 12/12-Volt 18 amp DC-DC Charger to charge the Talentcell battery but started thinking, could I use a Victron SmartSolar MPPT 100V 20...
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    Adding DC charger to Milk Crate

    I am looking into getting a Victron Energy Orion-Tr Smart 12/12-Volt 30 amp 360-Watt DC-DC Charger to charge a TalentCell 12V 24Ah LiFePO Battery, maybe something like that will work for your project.
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