I don't remember the exact situation, but I basically duplicated the ignition switch, with 3 high current relays. 2 for ignition and 1 for accessory... with the already replaced relay for starter....and just had them actuated by 2 switches.. Top for run/start, bottom for accy.
I edited the...
With your budget.. yeah.. that's gonna be an issue.
Most propane water heaters for RVs are somewhat like home water heaters. They maintain temperature in their small reservoir (usually 2-3 gallons), but are running constantly to maintain the temperature, even if you're not using it.
Put it on a timer, turn it on an hour or 2 before you plan on heading out.
It should be self-limited ~160*, so keeping it plugged in all night won't necessarily hurt anything, other than the additional wear.
It's basically a hot water heater element, designed to be in a truck.
You can also...
I try not to cuss in my videos, but words may slip out. If you're offended by cussing, don't watch the video as I'm sure I've dropped something, somewhere....
Front wood is also removed, exposing the front passthrough that will be narrowed.
My current to do list with the box is....
Plan full build
Remove all existing lighting
Remove interior wood completed
Install exterior fixtures
Install battery bank
Plan for door install
My current to do list with the truck is...
Change oil (purchased + spin on filter conversion) completed
Change gear oil (axle) (Purchased)
Change trans fluid (purchased)
Flush brake system (purchased)
Replace fuel filter (spin on filter conversion)
Adjust air assist...
The name WeenieWagun came from a play on words from one of the other forums I frequent, WAguns. We would refer to one of the moderators Tahoe's as a glorified station wagun, word play on wagon....and when it came time for my projects, I found my screen name, and type of vehicle fit, so...
If I lived out in TX/AZ, I'd be waayyyy too tempted to have a nice long drive on some deserted roads to have a lonnggggg conversation with someone that stole anything of mine... 'Here's a canteen of water, and some food, and you can either walk back from here, or I can call the sheriff to come...
Well, when I was rear ended in my M1009, they had a check cut to me in about a week... and a 'get well soon' letter with Hagerty swag showed up soon after signed by hand by people in their office, when they realized I had been hospitalized.
They could be stretching the truth, but I have no...
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