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Old 03-08-2014, 08:23 PM   #1
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30/50 amp service

does anybody know if you can change over from 30 amp service to 50 amp service.The unit is a 2008 31RG denali fifth the fuse box is a wfco wf-89/30 and the power converter is a wfco 65amp model 9865 input 105-130vac
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If you can you would still have to run new wiring from new circuit breakers in order to utilize the extra amps. Are you thinking of adding some big-draw stuff?
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heading to az in august for next winter was going to replace the bedroom roof vent with an extra ac unit and right now if i run the ac with say the micro wave or furnace kicks in be the same with the ac the breaker trips
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OK, it'll be fun hiding the wires though, won't it?
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ya thats going to be fun probably go with a unit hooked to an extension cord
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Those units are at least 20 amps so make sure your wire/plug is correct.
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going to contact an electrician I've had some different rv dealers say its as smile as changing the cord out to 10 g to convert it to 50 amp
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heading to az in august for next winter was going to replace the bedroom roof vent with an extra ac unit and right now if i run the ac with say the micro wave or furnace kicks in be the same with the ac the breaker trips
Next winter in Arizona doesn't start until January of February so you'll have plenty of time to get it figured out.

I would think the blower motor on the furnace would be 12 volt. If so, the furnace wouldn't add to the AC current consumption.

However, the second A/C unit certainly will and will be appreciated in Arizona in August.
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how much do you know about quartzite az that was going to be our first stop in az
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Arlan in Arizona is the Quartzsite expert, he can answer all your questions about that part of Arizona. He'll be along soon I'm sure.
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