Advice For Generator In Truck

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Lora M.'s Comment
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We have had several RV's, all came with a generator, 4000w. Now I have a 5th wheel with NO generator. What do I look for in a generator for rv? I have a 13,500 AC. How many decibels is reasonable? Is an inverted as good as a generator? I know folks talk about Hondas, but how about the ones we can by from Harbor Frieight, $300.00 verses $2,000

just an ol farm boy.

Another question: 20 years ago the truck that I had at the time, it was easy to look out the back window into the box and see the hitch as I backed up to hook up. My new truck does not have that luxury. Does any one have a procedures took make the hooking up process easier?

IDMtnGal 's Comment
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You might want to put this in the General Forum. As a company driver, and most of the other guys and gals are, companies have inverters and would restrict generators. The Owner Operators can tell you which is inverter or generator.

What kind of truck are you talking about backing up? What are you backing up to? Whether I am backing up to a 96" or 102" wide or my 16 ft goat trailer, I've learned to mentally see where it's supposed to go just using my outside mirrors. I never use my inside mirror on my pickup.


Owner Operator:

An owner-operator is a driver who either owns or leases the truck they are driving. A self-employed driver.

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