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Forum: Electrical 10 Hours Ago
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Posted By Tom and Erin
Heaters and thermostats

Here are a couple questions for the electrical experts. I am adding wall thermostats to my bath and bedroom electrical heaters.

Firstly, upon removing the bedroom heater, a vertically mounted toe...
Forum: Electrical 3 Days Ago
Replies: 27
Views: 955
Posted By Tom and Erin
I pulled my kitchen relay as well. I was a little...

I pulled my kitchen relay as well. I was a little aghast at the number of circuits on the kitchen outlets circuit as that powered the redi-line circuits as well. When I removed it I found the plastic...
Forum: Electrical 4 Days Ago
Replies: 27
Views: 955
Posted By Tom and Erin
How did you like the Camco plug? I just installed...

How did you like the Camco plug? I just installed a couple cord ends, one like yours was Marinco, not cheap but quite cheesy. Anyone have a recommendation on a top brand of replacement cord ends?
...
Forum: Electrical 6 Days Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 1,071
Posted By Tom and Erin
I’ve gone though all the set screw in the panel...

I’ve gone though all the set screw in the panel as well as the relays, didn’t find any loose ones. I guess an annual check wouldn’t hurt.
Forum: Electrical 6 Days Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 1,071
Posted By Tom and Erin
Yes, the assembly instructions show the wires...

Yes, the assembly instructions show the wires side by side under the screw. The screw is the width of the socket with the threads into the sides of the barrel so no chance of the wires getting...
Forum: Electrical 1 Week Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 1,071
Posted By Tom and Erin
I forgot to add this

I forgot to add this
Forum: Electrical 1 Week Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 1,071
Posted By Tom and Erin
Project update. Couldn't find insulated crimp...

Project update. Couldn't find insulated crimp terminals UL listed for (2) 10AWG wires. Found these:
https://www.idealindustries.ca/products/set-screw-connector-22.html
They work great and are...
Forum: Electrical 1 Week Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 1,071
Posted By Tom and Erin
Another question. Looking at the approved wire...

Another question. Looking at the approved wire combinations for the crimp connectors, I attempted to verify the wire gauge used for the 30a heat and aircon circuits. It appears to be 14ga. This...
Forum: Electrical 1 Week Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 1,071
Posted By Tom and Erin
Thanks for the good info. That picture of the...

Thanks for the good info. That picture of the melted outlet on the other thread got me thinking about all those crimped connections. I had already planned on replacing a few of the sketchier outlets,...
Forum: Electrical 1 Week Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 1,071
Posted By Tom and Erin
Well I’ll be darned if I searched the NEC and...

Well I’ll be darned if I searched the NEC and NFPA until I was blue in the face and couldn’t find anything regarding connector approval. I think I’ll use those insulated terminal ends. For the...
Forum: Electrical 1 Week Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 1,071
Posted By Tom and Erin
One more question, what is most appropriate to...

One more question, what is most appropriate to use as a wire nut substitute for 120v connections? The rubber booted things BB used nobody seems to have ever heard of. Don’t really want to use marine...
Forum: Electrical 1 Week Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 1,071
Posted By Tom and Erin
Found it. Miswired at the panel...Yikes!

Found it. Miswired at the panel...Yikes!
Forum: Electrical 1 Week Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 1,071
Posted By Tom and Erin
Sorry for the confusion, behind the galley is...

Sorry for the confusion, behind the galley is another small yellow fan heater that is inaccessible. All the tapes that I have found were unplugged and the plugs cut off and where possible, wires...
Forum: Electrical 1 Week Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 1,071
Posted By Tom and Erin
Interesting on the voltmeters, I’ll have to check...

Interesting on the voltmeters, I’ll have to check that. I haven’t tried everything yet. There is a split breaker labeled freeze protection and freezer. I have removed the electric heater under the...
Forum: Electrical 1 Week Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 1,071
Posted By Tom and Erin
Here are the pics of mine. You can see it's tied...

Here are the pics of mine. You can see it's tied in to a junction box labelled "kitchen receptacles".
Forum: Electrical 1 Week Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 1,071
Posted By Tom and Erin
Yes behind the sink. If it still works you’d know...

Yes behind the sink. If it still works you’d know it, it is fairly loud. Mine is in a metal box with a phenolic looking cover. I’ll see if I can grab a pic.

And 1984, yes that’s how it works. I...
Forum: Electrical 1 Week Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 1,071
Posted By Tom and Erin
Well that may be. The manual does say that the...

Well that may be. The manual does say that the curtains, ice maker, and I guess at least on my bus the bedroom tv, could be powered by either shore or readi-line. It doesn’t say where the shore power...
Forum: Electrical 1 Week Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 1,071
Posted By Tom and Erin
I kinda thought the same thing as there were...

I kinda thought the same thing as there were things that didn’t match up to what I have. Of interesting note upon further examination:

Tv outlet in the bedroom as well as all curtain receptacles...
Forum: Electrical 1 Week Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 1,071
Posted By Tom and Erin
I will check that today and report. Last time I...

I will check that today and report. Last time I looked under there, it looked like a zillion switches and controls.

And Andy, no worries on the heater, been a year working on this thing and I’m...
Forum: Electrical 1 Week Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 1,071
Posted By Tom and Erin
Thanks to 1984 for the diagram. Hopefully that...

Thanks to 1984 for the diagram. Hopefully that will help chasing things down. I also got a plug in circuit tester to help catalogue what works and how.

To answer some questions, the “board”...
Forum: Electrical 1 Week Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 1,071
Posted By Tom and Erin
PT35 electrical questions

So, I finally have shore power established on our bus. Fortunately most things work, but testing has led to a few questions that I have so far been unable to answer.

For the record, there is no...
Forum: Electrical 01-28-2020
Replies: 1
Views: 156
Posted By Tom and Erin
Shore power stub cord

Dear WOG,

I have been considering assembling a short, 4 - 6 foot 50 amp cord to use as an all purpose convenience adapter at the bus. The 50 amp cord is huge and doesn’t hang neatly from the...
Forum: General 01-18-2020
Replies: 12
Views: 654
Posted By Tom and Erin
I’m in the same boat over here in Seatac. I don’t...

I’m in the same boat over here in Seatac. I don’t need one currently but certainly will at some point. Have you thought of trying some of the boatyards over there or a mobile marine diesel guy? Lots...
Forum: 'Bird Projects & Modifications 01-10-2020
Replies: 1,080
Views: 91,075
Posted By Tom and Erin
Would you mind terribly, at your convenience, to...

Would you mind terribly, at your convenience, to give me a call?

Tom
206-200-5488
Forum: 'Bird Projects & Modifications 01-10-2020
Replies: 1,080
Views: 91,075
Posted By Tom and Erin
What are you thinking on the Chicom heater? Also,...

What are you thinking on the Chicom heater? Also, my apologies in advance for peppering you with questions, do you by any chance have a part # or car model the pumps are from. Pump specs? The marine...
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