Copper, Brass, or Aluminum: Best Bus Bar Materials
Dive into copper, brass, and aluminum: three conductive metals for high current electrical connections as bus bars in our DIY
Understanding Bus Bars
Bus bars (busbars) are short strips of conductive metal for high current electric connections. Learn how we build DIY bars
Parallel vs. Series: Connecting Cells To Build A Battery
Learn how to connect 3.2V 180Ah LiFePO4 battery cells in parallel & series to build the optimal voltage potential and
What To Know When Choosing A Lithium Battery For An RV
Learn the ins and outs of battery chemistry, voltage, amperage, and dimensions to pick out the ideal Lithium Iron Phosphate
Best Camper Battery
Weighing the pros and cons between lead acid and lithium batteries such as wet cell, gel cell, AGM, and
How Much Power Do I Use In A Day?
To know how large of an electrical system we need, we need to estimate our consumption. It's a task
How Many Lights Do I Need In My RV?
There are many units of measurement, metric and imperial, that I am very familiar with. But lumens is such
How Many Solar Panels Should I Buy For My Truck Camper?
Shopping for solar panels is a daunting task. There are so many sizes, form factors, and brands as to
RV Trailer Lights: Rewiring Brake, Clearance, and License Plate Lights
Towing a trailer or large load requires special safety concerns when on the road. While specific requirements may vary by
An important part in optimizing one's electrical system for boondocking is knowing what one's consumptions will be. If one already