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by rg92051
Fri Jun 13, 2008 4:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Load Testing 120VAC
Replies: 4
Views: 1481

Thanks for the replies. I guess I'll stick with the Hairdryer for now. I'm trying to keep the whole thing as compact as possible. The load would actually only be for 1 or 2 seconds but I'm sure it will still make lots of heat. I would have a (ON)OFF(ON) switch to control the load but without a timer...
by rg92051
Thu Jun 12, 2008 2:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Load Testing 120VAC
Replies: 4
Views: 1481

Load Testing 120VAC

I'm working on a 50 Amp RV circuit tester from a set of plans I found online. Essentiallly it plugs into the service panel at the campground where you park your motorhome and it verifies that you have a true 50 service. You can also plug in a 1500 Watt hair dryer to load test the circuit by observin...