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post #10 of Old 05-28-2013
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Re: Inverter for hot water tank

You could always use a lower wattage heater element.

Now that I'm use my extra solar power to get the freezer extra cold... (Goal is no battery usage for the freezer at night.) I'm thinking about running my extra solar to an inverter, driving a lower wattage 120v heater element. It's extra energy anyway, so efficiency matters less.


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