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We’ve upgraded the power system on our RV

We just upgraded the power system on our 2019 Leisure Travel Vans Unity FX. If you are a regular reader, you know Jen and I love to boondock, off the grid, for multiple days. With the two AGM coach batteries we had in our Unity (we upgraded from the stock lead acid 6 volt batteries […]Read More

DIY: Our New 30 amp Driveway Hookup

For visiting Roadtreking friends and to warm and power up my own rig, I've added a 30 amp driveway hookup. Brandon from Brachter Electric did the install, in 15-degree Fahrenheit temperatures. He used a power drill to get a pole in the ground and mounted the hookup box. We'll bury the cable come spring thaw. […]Read More

My Experiment with a Portable Wind Turbine for my RV

When I started out five years ago selecting modifications for my Roadtrek to support a full-timing, boondocking lifestyle, one thing I looked into was a portable wind turbine. Like solar panels, these allow you to generate electricity without burning fuel, so they're great for RVers, or so my reasoning went. The challenge was to design […]Read More

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