What Do We Power With 500 Watts of RV Solar?

In this video, I give a quick overview of our 500 watts RV solar power system. You can see the full detail explanation and diagrams in the past post and video – Detailed Look at Our DIY RV Boondocking Power System

I go through all the things it powers in the rig. From devices, we plug into our 1000 watt Inverter to all the different 12 volt DC RV systems and accessories. I also give a quick demo of my wireless remote 3200-watt Energizer generator which we use for high wattage not powered by our solar panels and batteries. Items like a toaster, microwave, hairdryer, AC, etc.

What do we run off our batteries when dry camping?

Items Run Off the 1000W Inverter:

  • Dell 17″ Laptop Computer 65 watts
  • 21″ iMac Computer 40-100 watts
  • MacBook Air and iPad Charging
  • 43″ Visio LED TV 60-80 watts
  • Instant Pot 700 watts
  • Egg Cooker 360 watts
  • Mini Shop-Vac 600 watts
  • Electric Blanket Throw 130 watts
  • Phone and Camera Chargers
  • Verizon Jetpack MiFi

Items Run Off the RV 12VDC Circuits:

Related Blog Posts

200 Amp Catastrophic Fuse Install

See my power draw tests for the 3 quarts Instant Pot

1000 watt Inverter Install and Review

Links to RV products mentioned in the video:

See More Boondocking Relate Posts and Videos in the Archives

What do we run with our 500 watts of RV solar and 4 golf carts batteries and a 1000 watt inverter - Love Your RV blog - https://www.loveyourrv.com/what-do-we-power-with-500-watts-of-rv-solar/

Share this post with other RVers, thanks!