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Old 03-18-2017, 06:11 AM   #1
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Floor heat question

Can someone advise if the floor heat (being electric) will work on the inverter, or do we need to run the generator? We prefer the floor heat over heat pump. It's amazing how warm it keeps the coach even on lower settings in outside temps of 40's.
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I don't have your coach (to know exactly your inverter and floor heat current), but I'd say very unlikely.

Inverters are typically only about 2K watts (17 amps), and you'll find TV/Entertainment, refrig, and mwave on it.

The rest of the major devices are high current devices and run on either generator or shorepower. Hot water heater, A/C units, fireplace, washer/dryer etc. Your floor has to draw more current than your water heater.
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Ok thanks. My initial thought was it didn't but thought I'd throw out the question.
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Your floor heat works off 120 AC so shore line plugged in or Gen operating will give you the heat.
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