Using a Freezer in an off road caravan or off road camper trailer

Posted by Bruce Loxton

Apr 19, 2013 4:32:00 PM

Virtually every home has quick access to a freezer. It is therefore easy to imagine the benefits of a scaled down freezer as part of your off road kit. When travelling off road, gas fridges (3-way) are not practical so you will be using some form of 12V compressor based refrigeration. 12V freezers can consume up to three times the amount of energy compared to a fridge. Freezer design and size will dictate both larger battery and solar capacities. This adds to both cost and weight. Is it worth it? 

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Topics: lithium batteries, off-road caravan kitchen, light weight off-road caravans, portable solar panels, freezer for off-road caravans, freezerfor off-road camper trailers

Off-road Caravan Design gives Lowest Running Cost with Eco Technology

Posted by Bruce Loxton

Jan 2, 2013 8:40:00 PM

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Topics: off-road caravan, off-road caravans, off-road camper trailers, portable solar panels, flexible solar panels, 12V Membrane heating, fuel cell, LED lighting

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