kipor inverters

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  1. chrisgreen

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    i have found a guy that will sell me genuine replacement kipor generator inverter's for £200 inc vat
    is this good or bad??
    he says there is no problem with kipor's just the owners try to pull to much current out of them and blow the inverters.
     
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    What's that John. Fishing for kipors? Thought kipors had to be smoked out :ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:
     
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    Me thinks our Chris is out fishing for wind ups with his spare part man:winky::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:
     
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    A wind-up kipor? That will save on petrol anyway :roflmto:
     
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    no wind up.
    i take it by peeps reaction that this is a good price.
    also 5w/30 fully synthetic oil £15 5lt.
    i have been with a guy that is in the know:thumb:
     
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    I still have the 2 stroke one if I am parked up next to you Graham:winky:

    :ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:
     
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    hi chris...i think yoo should have worded that a bit better....try and get back to giving yoo a SLAGGIN later.:ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:
     
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    i have today walked around a warehouse that contains 1000's of kipor generators.
    and all the spares that you could wish for.
     
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    He's probably storing my missing Kipor in there:ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:
     
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    ok your loss
    i do not or never have owned a kipor.
    i was in the warehouse for a totally different reason.
     
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    No idea Chris. Just picked up on the tenuous link between fishing and kipors :Smile:
     
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    I've arranged with Warners for your pitch this weekend to be in Peterborough, John :ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:
     
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    I have an IG2600 in need of a new inverter board, £200 is a good price but would I get £200's worth of use out of it, ever?
     
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    Chris there is nowt wrong with the Kipors
    BUT I aint buying a KIPOR that has had very little use (5 years) with links of chain still attached....for security:ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:
     
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    That'll be the guy from Thame in Oxfordshire, normally sells an Inverter board for £220:thumb: £200 is a good price
     
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    then they are of poor design.. it shouldn't be possible to overload the inverter ..

    Kipor cutting corners I say ..
     
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    he says there is no problem with kipor's just the owners try to pull to much current out of them and blow the inverters.

    he's telling porkies.

    my IG 2600 died in its sleep...worked fine one day then nowt the next.

    300v into the invertor card and nowt coming out.

    does your contact offer any guarantee with the invertor boards ?
     
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    It's not easy to take Chris seriously sometimes with his SOH:winky::roflmto:
     
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    your kipor did not die in its sleep it died when you switched it off the last time you used it.
    why would he need to tell porky's??
    i was not buying a genny off him,i would not plug a kipor into my motorhome.
    honda only for me.
    cannot understand people that spend tens of thousends on a motorhome and then scimp's on a genarator to save a few hundred £££?????
     
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