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Old 09-26-2014, 09:50 PM   #15
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I have had a Frigidare residential for several years. It runs fine on the MSW inverter

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Old 09-27-2014, 11:11 AM   #16
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600w should be plenty for normal running, but sometimes the peak load is much higher. The ice maker uses a heater during the cube eject cycle and that adds more amps. Some fridges have a high humidity gadget to remove condensation too. A peak will occur if one or both of these cycles on. Check the fridge rating for the rated amp load for the supply circuit - that will be the peak.

As others have said, the inverter usually has a higher peak load value that it can handle for 2-5 minutes. Check to make sure you know both the sustained and the peak output of that inverter. Some manufacturers like to advertise the peak value to make it look better.

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