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#568663 - June 15th 2012 10:57 am Re: What Did You do To your Van Today? [Re: RamVan2500]
frscke1 Offline
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Registered: June 26th 2010 7:35 pm
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Loc: San Diego California
Originally Posted By: RamVan2500
Took the van back to wal-mart


After you get them rotated & balanced do you take it easy for the 1st day or do you jump on it & spin them....romping on it will cause it to move the tire on the rim and that will put them out of balance
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'92 CHEVY G30 454 BEAUVILLE EXT 146 WB




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#568664 - June 15th 2012 11:01 am Re: What Did You do To your Van Today? [Re: wrcsixeight]
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Registered: June 26th 2010 7:35 pm
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Originally Posted By: wrcsixeight
my solar charge controller



Great information where did you get your solar components, Panel & controller ?
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#568677 - June 15th 2012 12:23 pm Re: What Did You do To your Van Today? [Re: wrcsixeight]
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Registered: April 30th 2010 8:57 pm
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I got most of my components from Arizona Wind and Sun, 5 years ago.

http://www.solar-electric.com/sobomp25ampc.html

There are many other options, many with better pricing. A few months ago I added a thin film 68 watt Unisolar panel(epvl-68) that I bought from Amazon.

Blue Sky 2512i controller( wish I bought the ix model)
Blue Sky IPN pro remote ( battery monitor and voltage adjuster)
Deltec 500 amp shunt.
Kyocera 130 TM panel.

I bought the 8 awg cabling from panel to controller from

http://genuinedealz.com/

The Kyocera has a junction box. The unisolar uses Mc3 cables. I bought a 50 foot 10 awg MC3 extension cord, from Amazon.

To power a small 12v compressor fridge indefinitely, 60 watts in a sunny environment will do it. Using an inverter on a residential fridge, make that 80 or more watts.

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#568678 - June 15th 2012 12:27 pm Re: What Did You do To your Van Today? [Re: wrcsixeight]
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Thank you kindly
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#568695 - June 15th 2012 2:26 pm Re: What Did You do To your Van Today? [Re: frscke1]
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Registered: February 01st 2012 8:12 pm
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Loc: Florida, USA
Oh no I take it very easy on the van, I'm starting to think that maybe my drums are out of balance. I do need some suspension work however most of the vibrations seem to come from the rear end and mostly the driver side more so then the passenger.

I certainly refrain from trying to spin the tires because I don't want to spin the outer race of the overrunning clutch in the transmission.


Edited by RamVan2500 (June 15th 2012 2:28 pm)

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#568697 - June 15th 2012 2:29 pm Re: What Did You do To your Van Today? [Re: RamVan2500]
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Registered: July 10th 2010 3:11 pm
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Loc: Myrtle Beach, SC
Originally Posted By: RamVan2500
3 days ago I had 150 dollars and now I have maybe 15 dollars left due to vehicle operating cost (gas sucking bastard), and repairs I have had to done recently.

Responsibility sucks....Or as Dennis Leary says, life sucks get a fu@king helmet.
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#568699 - June 15th 2012 2:43 pm Re: What Did You do To your Van Today? [Re: Awbartley]
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Registered: February 01st 2012 8:12 pm
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Loc: Florida, USA
Not so much responsibility, but how over inflated everything is and how underpaying jobs are, I mean I make around 60 bucks an hour but that's only when I am called in, which rarely happens.
But it's a part of life.

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#568706 - June 15th 2012 3:25 pm Re: What Did You do To your Van Today? [Re: wrcsixeight]
frscke1 Offline
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Registered: June 26th 2010 7:35 pm
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Loc: San Diego California
More wood shop today....
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#568709 - June 15th 2012 3:44 pm Re: What Did You do To your Van Today? [Re: wrcsixeight]
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Registered: December 31st 2011 9:23 pm
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Loc: Georgia (the swamp)
Still tire shopping..Thinking about painting the stock rims flat black and i have been looking into solar systems for further down the road. I really need to plan out my arm rest/console!!
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#568712 - June 15th 2012 3:52 pm Re: What Did You do To your Van Today? [Re: RamVan2500]
MrHoney Offline
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Registered: September 30th 2011 12:11 pm
Posts: 2993
Loc: IRONDEQUOIT N.Y.
Originally Posted By: RamVan2500
Not so much responsibility, but how over inflated everything is and how underpaying jobs are, I mean I make around 60 bucks an hour but that's only when I am called in, which rarely happens.
But it's a part of life.


Iwould think that lowers your per hour to min wage then smile

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