For RVers and boondockers, microwaves and other off-grid appliances provide many creature comforts of home. Choosing the right inverter will ensure your microwave runs optimally, protect your batteries from damage, and extend the lives of your other appliances. Before selecting your inverter, it’s important to learn a few electricity basics. In this article we will

Optimizing Your RV Battery Investment Most savvy RVers use checklists to prepare for their road trips and camping adventures. There’s even an app for it! However, too often, campers and boondockers don’t check the condition of their RV batteries before heading out. And battery failure can lead to major headaches when you’re parked literally in

We are excited to offer Bluetooth Solar Controllers and want to show you the new features in the GP-PWM-30-UL. Join Billy Slade, from System Solutions, as he describes these features in our latest video.

Join us as we host Mark Polk of RV Education 101 to delve into the myths, the features, and the benefits of Lithium Iron Phosphate solar batteries.

Choosing the best batteries for your RV: AGM vs Lithium With lithium batteries becoming a more common option in RV solar, it can add to the information overload for both dealers and customers alike. Do they go with the traditional AGM or move to lithium? Here are a few tips to weigh the benefits of

PWM Solar Controller vs MPPT Solar Controller |  What’s Best for Your RV? PWM Solar Controller vs MPPT Solar Controller. Navigating the products needed to power your RV/Van/Skoolie/Airstream off grid can be confusing and unnerving. Understanding what works best for your needs is key. Therefore, determining whether a Pulse Width Modulation (PWM) or Maximum Power

In this 6-part series, we explain everything you need to know about RV Solar and how it works!   Part 1 – Confused by wattage, voltage, amperage, battery banks, and wiring size? Then this is for you. How is your RV solar system like the fuel system in your car? It helps to think of

Solar for RV – What You Need to Know A well-designed RV solar solution built with quality components will provide you with the ultimate flexibility for going off grid and should give you years of trouble-free service. Here are a few things to keep in mind when choosing your solar set-up: Understand your current and

RV Solar 101: Power Converters, Battery Chargers, and Transfer Switches (Part 6) In RV applications, the terms ‘power converter’ and ‘battery charger’ are used interchangeably. The converter takes AC power (from shore power or a generator), converts it to DC, and uses it to charge the RV batteries. Good converter/chargers provide high throughput and will

RV Solar 101: Power Inverters (Part 5) While your RV batteries generally provide 12 volt DC power, many of the appliances you run in your RV require 120 volts AC (like in your home). Making this conversion is the primary role of your RV power inverter. There are several things to consider when choosing your