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Old 04-20-2013, 11:24 AM   #1
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Pop up converter question

Hey there guys. As some of you may remember I bought a pop up camper last month. The problem with the camper is that the power converter system buzzes when plugged into house power. It is a Carson Model CP20 FKCR-2. I was looking around on craigslist for parts for the camper, and I came across someone who has a "Fortron Power 32 amp Converter Charger" for sale for a great price. My question would be is this something I could use as a replacement for my other system or not. I am not planning on running a battery on the camper. For right now the only camping we will be doing in this camper is while being plugged into house or campsite power. Thanks for any info.
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Old 04-21-2013, 06:16 PM   #2
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Converters often make noise when they are running, turing AC power into DC power to run most items in your camper. If the noise bothers you, you can replace it. I would think 32 amps would be plenty for a PU.
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