12v

  1. P

    What Type Of Wire?

    Which wire is the best to get as I'm currently putting folding mirrors and need to make up a couple of cables. I have the correct connectors just wondered which sort everyone is using?‍♂️
  2. R

    What Size Wire?

    Hi guys i have just bought this for my 12V set up...
  3. SAF1981

    Replacing 12v Cigarette Charger With A Dual Usb Charger

    Hello I'm looking to replace the 12V cigarette port in my T6 with a dual USB charging point. Has anyone done the same and is it pretty straight forward? Thanks in advance
  4. czmate1999

    Solar Feed To Vehicle Battery

    Hi All, Question - Could I take a male to male cigar lead and plug from the 12v leisure system to the dash and keep the vehicle battery topped up or would this not work? Cheers Cz.
  5. Martinf

    Clamp Meters

    Any recommendations for clamp meters? They have been mentioned in a few threads but I can’t find suggested products. Suitable for small mA measurements with dc in the van and elsewhere and also if possible up to mains ac. I’m not sure how much I need to spend for a tolerably decent one with the...
  6. czmate1999

    12v / Main Switch For 3 Pin Plug Sockets

    Hi all, Am going with a lithium setup and inverter on my install and was considering on having a switch that allows me to swap between mains and the lithium/invertor setup on the standard 3pin plugs as and when needed. Has anyone else done this? Many thanks all. CZ
  7. Dr Ian Coleman

    T6 Camper Conversion Electrics

    Hello Fellow T6'ers!! I'm am almost at the stage in my conversion where I need to consider details within the electrical install. Being a complete novice, can anyone direct me to any good DIY guides, posts, YouTube vids, etc... Thanks in advance! Ian
  8. Ambrose

    Bluetooth Controller

    Hi all, We have recently developed a small 4 x relay unit that be controlled over Bluetooth and I was wondering if there's a demand for such a device in this community? It works with an App (Free) on your phone and allows you to control up to 4 devices remotely. The unit is powered by 5v and...
  9. Alanmh

    Fridge Cutting Out - How I Fixed It

    I just thought I would share how I diagnosed and fixed a little problem we have been having with our battery and fridge while off grid. I noticed that after a couple of days on battery only, our fridge would start up, then cut out about 10 seconds later. The fridge is a Webasto chest fridge...
  10. W

    Cbe Pc210 Problems

    Hi, I have recently installed a CBE PC210 kit in my campervan, however the system won't turn on (when I press the on button it triggers a relay and makes a sort of buzzing noise) I originally had this problem when I first installed the system but I fixed it by wigging the 16 core controller...
  11. andys

    Capacitive Touch Switches

    i haven't got a finished project to show as I'm still working on various ways of achieving what I'm after, but I've been playing with these little devices TTP223 Mini Red Capacitive Touch Switch Button Self-lock/No-lock Module Arduino | eBay and wanted to bring them to the attention of anyone...
  12. Urbanfox

    12v Sockets

    Well guys, I'm as new to this forum as can be but even newer to a T6. I only collect my newly converted 2016 Camper next week. Now the guy who converts, Kahuna Campers in Wigan has fitted more than enough power sockets in various places, from 240v to USB but i have noticed that the drivers...
  13. R

    12v/usb Socket From Cables Under T6 Passenger Seat

    Hi Might be a stupid question but I want to mount a 12v/USB socket to the back of the passenger seat in my T6 Kombi. Can someone explain what cables, fuses and connectors I need to do this? For info I don't have the aux battery fitted. Any pics would be helpful as my electrical skills are...
  14. Ann3x

    Wire Size/fuse For Fridge

    Wired my fridge in yesterday then had some thoughts (/worries) about whether I've used the correct gauge wire for it, given the fact it's wired from a fuse box in the side panel. My cable run is as follows, all wires are auto grade multi-stranded 10AWG in conduit: From this site I can see...
  15. B

    Leisure Battery Charging

    Hi all, I am a new to the forum (literally have just signed up). However, have been following few threads and found it very helpful. Now I am hoping someone may help me with understanding the second battery charging system as what I read online does not agree with what I have heard from...
  16. J

    Vw T6 Startline 12v On Top Of Dash

    Hi All first, post so sorry if I get all this a bit wrong. Just bought my first VW Van. It's a T6 Startline nowt smart (well I think it is but ...) It doesn't have a 12v on top of the dash. I wanted to ask would it be possible to fit one without a degree in VW electrical engineering? any...
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