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Old 06-16-2017, 03:20 PM   #3
99dart
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Brand: Thor Motor Coach
Model: 2016 Quantum WS31
State: Washington
Posts: 866
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Originally Posted by Bill/Kathy View Post
Any advice to set up our coach for dry camping? Weve had to avoid some very nice state and national park CGs because of the need for electric.

Our coach is equipped with Optima Blue Top D34s 4 months old, a Xantrex Pro XM-1800 inverter with auto generator start and remote panel, and a solar panel 15W (?) - that provides a trickle charge to the batteries.

The frig has a lot to like but that one con is big.
We are in the same quandary as you. The wife & I just purchased our 2016 WS31 w/residential fridge, so don't know what to expect. I just changed out the dead pair of factory 12v batteries for 2 Intersate 6v deep cycle. We shall see how they hold up next week.
Something I read somewhere was, the owners were turning the fridge off at night. They said it was holding temp very well. Then starting it again during the day when they could run the generator.
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