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Old 06-30-2014, 09:05 AM   #1
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For those of you that installed a inverter in your unit, what make and size did you install?
 
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(Keeping my head down!) AIMS 3000w, since I got it for a really great price (under $700 w/remote) & can still afford a better one if it dies!

Forgot to add. The one I got also has an MPPT solar charge controller built in (besides the transfer switch & battery charger). Figure that'll be a backup controller.
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OK, you guys that have installed the 2k inverters, what are you using for battery banks and how are you charging the battery banks.

On my last rig (motorhome) I had a 2K inverter/100A charger, with 4x130W solar panels with a Blue Sky 60A MPPT controller. 4X6vdc golf cart batteries. About $4k back then, a bit less today with panel prices down. I did all the install.

There is more to it than just installing a inverter.

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