A campervan’s electrical system is the lifeline for successful off-grid living. It’s also the easiest part of a conversion to get wrong.
A well-informed campervan electrical system will support your lifestyle and meet your expectations. This book will guide you step-by-step through every aspect of the system to design your setup and get it working for you.
You will learn:
⇾ What major components an electrical system needs.
⇾ Learn about circuits, including wiring, fuses, busbars and breakers.
⇾ Why your electrical usage is fundamental to your design.
⇾ How to calculate how much electricity you will use.
⇾ Understand different battery technologies.
⇾ How to recharge batteries while driving, from solar panels, mains supply & generators.
⇾ How to size every component from batteries to solar panels, fuses to wire gauges.
⇾ How and why you may need to transform AC to DC and vice versa.
⇾ How to choose the best battery type for you.
⇾ How to make sure your electrical system is safe.
⇾ How to install electrical components.
⇾ Learn the techniques to troubleshoot & fault-find electrical problems.
The Campervan Electrics Handbook
With over 300 pages, explains recreational electrical systems for campervan, RV, and motorhome owners in easy-to-understand terms and includes:
✅ A complete knowledge base with everything you need to know about:
⇾ solar system
⇾ battery-to battery chargers and split charge relays
⇾ shore power and generators (110v and 240v)
⇾ converting power from AC to DC and DC to AC
⇾ circuits, wiring, fuses & breakers
✅ dozens of easy to read diagrams
✅ 17 practical exercises leading to a completed electrical design, bespoke for your needs
✅ Access to online calculators to assist with your design sizing exercises
✅ Access to our online design tools to generate a complete parts list for your electrical system
✅ Installation guides for the key components of your campervan electrical system
✅ A detailed troubleshooting guide with clear instructions on how to use a multimeter and fault-find every aspect of your electrical setup.
✅ If you purchase the pdf or ePub versions of the book, any future editions of the Campervan Electrics Handbook we publish, will be delivered to your email address we have on file at the time of publication, completely free.
What you will get
ePub or Pdf versions:
⇾ One copy of the Campervan Electrics Handbook. Choose between a pdf and an ePub file. You will need an E-Reader to open and read the ePub or a pdf reader for the pdf file.
⇾ The download link is received immediately after the transaction is complete. This file CANNOT be printed.
Printed paperback version:
⇾ One copy of the Campervan Electrics Handbook, dispatched from UK. Read more about our shipping policy here.
In line with our refund policy, we do not offer refunds on digital files.
Informative book if you want to understand the basics of vehicle electrics including solar and DC-AC conversion!
A good place to start before jumping in and getting your hands dirty!
Very informative book thanks
Has some good tips 😃 I’m still at the early stage of planning my van, hopefully I will learn a lot 😃👍
It is exactly what I have been waiting for ever since the e- book came out some of older folks are computer illiterate and we need the printed material to mark up and refer back to. I was #30 on the list and was really happy to receive my copy. I hope that you do a printed copy of it's companion book
No book yet as I ordered hard copy and I am traveling currently