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Old 07-13-08, 11:18 AM   #1
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converting plug in items into battery operated

is it possible? does anyone have a site?
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Old 07-13-08, 11:22 AM   #2
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Are you talking about plugging the device into an inverter that is powered by a battery, or changing the wiring of the device and adding battery compartments to it?
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Most camper and motorhome sites have these inverters. Quite common actually.
http://www.tripplite.com/products/in...zing_guide.cfm
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Battery(ies) --> inverter ---> transformer --> plug it in.

This is to make it all from scratch. You can buy these for campers, as a previous poster suggested. Also, most automotive stores have these to run off your cigarette lighter. Everything is in a nice, neat package. You'd just need to splice the wires to run off a 12v battery of your favorite flavor.
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Old 07-13-08, 04:25 PM   #5
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Costco had a great deal on a 1000wt inverter a couple weeks ago for $50. Be sure to use 2-gauge or 0-gauge wire to hook it up to your battery as 80-90amps is A LOT of current.
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