Sweet thanks. That’s what I was thinking. My only thought was would it do something odd if the solar panel is working and charging both batteries and the starter is charging the leisure : ie when I’m driving in the sun.
As you can tell I’m not an electrician!
Hi all, I wonder if anyone has a set up like this they could help with.
Currently in my van i have my leisure battery being charged from my starter battery/alternator via a VSR to avoid draining the starter.
I would like to install some solar panels. I’d like them to mainly charge the leisure battery, but to keep the starter battery conditioned…[Read more]
Hi I used to spend some winter nights in my camper van, nothing down to – 15oc though.
I have a self converted Mercedes sprinter.
Good insulation, silver bubble wrap, loft wool and celotex all used in various places.
Then a vapour barrier (very important to stop your insulation getting wet with your breath). Make sure no metal is left exposed…[Read more]