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Forum: General Discussion Forum Yesterday, 11:14 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 18,849
Posted By JohnnyFry
I have pumped my Macerator via an old garden hose...

I have pumped my Macerator via an old garden hose roughly 50 feet to a friends septic tank opening. No problems, the pump has sufficient pressure to do the job.
Forum: Electrical | Charging, Systems, Solar and Generators Yesterday, 11:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 123
Posted By JohnnyFry
Typically there is only a single cable connected...

Typically there is only a single cable connected to the starting battery and the only connection between the house and starting batteries is through the isolator. It appears that someone has done...
Forum: Electrical | Charging, Systems, Solar and Generators 04-12-2021, 09:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 123
Posted By JohnnyFry
My guess (based on experience with my 2008C210P)...

My guess (based on experience with my 2008C210P) is that the second circuit breaker in the charging line from the isolator is faulty and giving high resistance. There are 2 self resetting circuit...
Forum: Electrical | Charging, Systems, Solar and Generators 04-08-2021, 05:40 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,510
Posted By JohnnyFry
I use a separator relay in the same way, as a...

I use a separator relay in the same way, as a booster. I did take the activation current from the house battery, however.
Forum: Electrical | Charging, Systems, Solar and Generators 04-08-2021, 05:38 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,510
Posted By JohnnyFry
I would make an additional point to Boosters...

I would make an additional point to Boosters excellent post. The self resetting breakers are not really designed to control charge current on a continuous basis; they are designed to disconnect due...
Forum: General Discussion Forum 04-07-2021, 09:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,253
Posted By JohnnyFry
Good point. In very hot Wx putting Refllectix...

Good point. In very hot Wx putting Refllectix insulation on the inside is an invitation to a cracked glass.
Forum: General Discussion Forum 04-07-2021, 09:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 110
Posted By JohnnyFry
This whole deal sounds phoney to me too. First,...

This whole deal sounds phoney to me too. First, the normal operation sequence is: turn on the switch, the red light comes on, the burner lights after 5 or 10 seconds and the red light goes out and...
Forum: General Discussion Forum 04-06-2021, 09:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 16,870
Posted By JohnnyFry
I got a 401 on that link.

I got a 401 on that link.
Forum: General Discussion Forum 04-02-2021, 05:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 289
Posted By JohnnyFry
Skyworth is a popular brand which is also popular...

Skyworth is a popular brand which is also popular with long haul truckers. They are ruggedized for use in a vehicle. They are available over the interney and at large truck stops. I have had good...
Forum: General Discussion Forum 04-01-2021, 04:45 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,237
Posted By JohnnyFry
Having read about this problem also, it appears...

Having read about this problem also, it appears that these particles are almost ubiquitous in both the city water systems and in many types of bottled water. Unfortunately, the article did not state...
Forum: General Discussion Forum 03-29-2021, 11:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 606
Posted By JohnnyFry
These Manchester tanks are not DOT Tanks. They...

These Manchester tanks are not DOT Tanks. They are classified by ASME and do not require recertification in the US. DOT tanks are portable removable tanks (BBQ type) and are covered under an entirely...
Forum: General Discussion Forum 03-25-2021, 08:14 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,237
Posted By JohnnyFry
I guess I'd say experiment. By trial and error...

I guess I'd say experiment. By trial and error set a faucet so it fills a gallon milk bottle in 2 minutes. Judge if it is fast enough by that. In my case the 2GPM figure was dictated so that the...
Forum: General Discussion Forum 03-25-2021, 06:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 410
Posted By JohnnyFry
There is no such thing as a "Digital antenna",...

There is no such thing as a "Digital antenna", the antenna doesn't know analog from digital modulation. The digital TV band uses essentially the same frequencies as analog did and that is the only...
Forum: General Discussion Forum 03-25-2021, 05:47 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,237
Posted By JohnnyFry
Having read numerous posts over the years from...

Having read numerous posts over the years from people who; never drink the tank water, always drink the tank water, use filters, use RO units, there is , apparently, no one size solution which makes...
Forum: General Discussion Forum 03-18-2021, 09:48 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,039
Posted By JohnnyFry
I am never going to change another tire either...

I am never going to change another tire either but having the tire available for the Roadside assistance to install is a huge time and money saver.
Forum: General Discussion Forum 03-18-2021, 09:28 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,315
Posted By JohnnyFry
at $4,000 USD + shipping+import duty that one...

at $4,000 USD + shipping+import duty that one seems like a non starter to me! It also requires liners for use: this is a repeating operating expense and liners will not be available at your local...
Forum: General Discussion Forum 03-18-2021, 09:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,315
Posted By JohnnyFry
Many years ago in Northern Alaska I encountered a...

Many years ago in Northern Alaska I encountered a device called a Destroylet...it was a toilet designed to burn everything up. Talk about STINK!! Next question: how are you going to get the ossified...
Forum: General Discussion Forum 02-28-2021, 05:20 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,402
Posted By JohnnyFry
Having investigated the parasitic drain on my...

Having investigated the parasitic drain on my 2008C210P, I have come to the conclusion that it is a software issue. I have taken measurements of drain after shutting off and found that there is a...
Forum: General Discussion Forum 02-21-2021, 04:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,099
Posted By JohnnyFry
Good point...shock absorbers is really a...

Good point...shock absorbers is really a misnomer: the Brits refer to them as "Dampers" and the French as Amortesseur becaues they do not absorb the shock, the spring does that. The shock absorber...
Forum: General Discussion Forum 02-21-2021, 04:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 301
Posted By JohnnyFry
Run, don't walk away from this deal! So called...

Run, don't walk away from this deal! So called "warranties", actually referred to as Service Policies in the industry, are HUGE moneymakers for the selling dealer...commissions for the salesmen are...
Forum: General Discussion Forum 02-20-2021, 01:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 689
Posted By JohnnyFry
I agree that the coach batteries should be...

I agree that the coach batteries should be charging. Something is amiss: possibly a fuse in the battery circuit, a circuit breaker on the AC side, a faulty converter or inverter/charger.. clearly...
Forum: General Discussion Forum 02-19-2021, 05:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 689
Posted By JohnnyFry
If you are in below freezing temperatures you...

If you are in below freezing temperatures you should be aware that a fully discharged FLA (flooded lead acid) battery can freeze, which, of course, will ruin the battery.
Forum: The Kitchen 02-19-2021, 05:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 732
Posted By JohnnyFry
A Toaster oven is probably beyond the...

A Toaster oven is probably beyond the capabilities of your system. We have the typical TrippLite 750 watt inverter/charger and are able to use a 660 Watt 2 slice toaster or a 600 watt coffeemaker or...
Forum: The Kitchen 02-19-2021, 03:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,512
Posted By JohnnyFry
We love out Crockpot®, we set it up in the...

We love out Crockpot®, we set it up in the morning, place it in the sink with a bungee cord over the lid and let it cook dinner all day on low. When we arrive at our campsite in the afternoon, dinner...
Forum: General Discussion Forum 02-14-2021, 07:03 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,709
Posted By JohnnyFry
I swear by Discount Tire. Although they are not...

I swear by Discount Tire. Although they are not in all states they are working on it. Service is superb. They put new TPMS sensors 3 years ago and I have had trouble twice, the last time they...
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