Hymer 12v

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  1. wizzer59

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    What plugs into the 12v sockets in my hymer???
     
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    A hella plug - with adapter to cig lighter type socket!

    I just got one from eBay with 2 sockets - £6.99 and arrived next day(y)
     
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    I think they are a euro thing.
    But readily available.
     
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    Thanks guys(y)
     
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    You can get double and triple adapters for next to nothing on ebay. When using my laptop in the motorhome I often run the laptop, MIFI and a fan all off the same socket.
     
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    Keep on running into the bloody things now, I swear I've never seen em before in my life, now, The Range yesterday ----bang in my face, today go to pay for fuel-----bang loads of em in my face, adapter this, socket that, spent about thirty quid on the bloody things and probly never use them:whistle:
     
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    You will use them, if like us, you have a 12v socket in the bathroom that is useable even when the engine is switched off - that one needs the adaptor. Hope all is going well with your Hymer and look forward to meeting up soon.
     
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    Hi Geraldine
    Yes I guess I will ;)

    Hymer is good thanks, I love it, clean as a new pin now, converted most of the lights to LED and Solar Panel on this weekend if the weather stays good(y)
     
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    When at all possible its better to change the plugs to Hella plugs instead of using the adapter. For instance, my 12 volt compressor now has a Hella plug instead of the cigarette plug it came with. Also the macerator. I find that the adapters generally have thin wire and they get hot. Hella plugs and sockets will take a much higher amperage than normal cigarette plugs.
     
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