Boondocking Electrical

Do I Need a Generator for Boondocking?

The short answer is, “no”, you don’t need a generator for boondocking. However, the long answer is, “it depends on how much electricity you need,...

How Big of a Generator Do I Need for Boondocking?

The most popular generator that boondockers get is the 2,200 watt Honda inverter-generator. The 2,000 watt Yamaha inverter-generator is a good choice too, as well...

How Much Battery Power For Boondocking Will I Need?

Battery Power for Boondocking Perhaps 50% of full time RV boondockers have two 12 volt batteries or two 6 volt batteries to power their DC...

How Many Solar Panels Do I Need for Boondocking?

How Many Solar Panels Do I Need? The number of solar panels needed for RV boondocking depends on how many batteries you have to keep...

Can I Run My RV Air Conditioner on Battery Power?

No, for the most part you will not be able to run your RV air conditioner on battery power. An air conditioner requires a lot...

Will a 3500 Watt Generator Run My RV?

Yes, a 3500 watt will run your RV! In fact, it will run just about any size RV. However, it depends on many appliances you...

How Much Solar Do I Need for My RV?

You will need about 600 watts of solar for your RV in order to boondock comfortably for several days in a row. This is assuming...

How Many Solar Panels Do I Need to Run My RV AC?

You will need at least 1,800 watts of solar panels to run your RV air conditioner. This is assuming you are considering using 12 volt...

How Many Batteries Does it Take to Run an Air Conditioner?

Four 12 volt batteries is the very minimum needed to run a rooftop RV air conditioner. But then, that will only run an air conditioner...