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  1. IAN HANCOCK replied to the thread Compressor fridge on inverter.

    Hi John yes we have a 28inch TV and Freesat system plus everything is 240v kettle ,microwave, induction hob,toatster and was thinking...

    Jul 16, 2018 at 5:39 PM
  2. silvermachine replied to the thread DVLA Nightmare, now insurance are cancelled..

    Hey 'mate', I understand completely. I have a tough job, young kids, a demanding house (and wife) and I get tired. It'll take what it...

    Jul 16, 2018 at 1:20 PM
  3. PaulRichardson replied to the thread DVLA Nightmare, now insurance are cancelled..

    If I'm "completely" honest it took me 5 years to get it re-registered as a Motor Caravan, but took another year before we were able to...

    Jul 16, 2018 at 12:53 PM
  4. silvermachine replied to the thread DVLA Nightmare, now insurance are cancelled..

    You're my new mate. From now on, anybody who passes any sort of comment on the length of time mine is taking, is going to get "my mate...

    Jul 16, 2018 at 12:46 PM
  5. misterg replied to the thread Solar Panels- water pooling..

    5 degrees is worth about 7% of the solar output at 53°N. If your panels are in series, then point them both in the same direction or the...

    Jul 16, 2018 at 12:20 PM
  6. Kermavio replied to the thread Solar Panels- water pooling..

    Even if you will be stationary for a couple of weeks, you're unlikely to be completely level. So I think most people are saying that...

    Jul 16, 2018 at 12:14 PM
  7. Coire replied to the thread DVLA Nightmare, now insurance are cancelled..

    Sadly mine went up from around £250 for a normal van to over £500 once the v5 changed. Not a huge increase in vehicle value, only about 5k.

    Jul 16, 2018 at 9:32 AM
  8. fifthwheel replied to the thread Compressor fridge on inverter.

    Has anybody come up with a tidy looking door catch for a domestic fridge fitted in a van? john

    Jul 16, 2018 at 8:49 AM
  9. JayKay replied to the thread Compressor fridge on inverter.

    Which fridge do you have Ian? I'm looking at the Logik mini fridge from Curry's which is A+ and the same size inverter. I need to run a...

    Jul 16, 2018 at 8:42 AM
  10. Mikael63 liked Kermavio's post in the thread Smev cooker issues.

    It might not be very pretty and it certainly isn't very modern, but it is reliable, cheap, doesn't fall apart, will accommodate the...

    Jul 16, 2018 at 8:06 AM
  11. vicdicdoc replied to the thread Smev cooker issues.

    The oven does have flame failure device but not the twin hobs but neither does this fitted Smev

    Jul 16, 2018 at 8:01 AM
  12. vicdicdoc liked misterg's post in the thread Running Gas Pipes Inside of Van?.

    Compression (Always compression fittings for gas)

    Jul 16, 2018 at 7:58 AM
  13. vicdicdoc liked Buzzy Beans's post in the thread Running Gas Pipes Inside of Van?.

    And ideally without any kind of jointing compound. Phil

    Jul 16, 2018 at 7:57 AM
  14. mr brown liked IAN HANCOCK's post in the thread Compressor fridge on inverter.

    Well with all the info you guys gave i bought a Pure Sine Wave inverter constant 1500w with 3000w surge £140 off Ebay, tried it...

    Jul 16, 2018 at 7:56 AM
  15. mr brown replied to the thread Smev cooker issues.

    these outside cookers often don't have flame failure devices- it's up to the individual to decide if that matters my hob/grill doesn't ,...

    Jul 16, 2018 at 7:50 AM
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