SailNet Community - View Single Post - Issues with Heating in Annapolis, MD
View Single Post
  #38  
Old 02-08-2013
RunningRabbit's Avatar
RunningRabbit RunningRabbit is offline
mermaid
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Annapolis
Posts: 28
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Rep Power: 0
RunningRabbit is on a distinguished road
Send a message via Skype™ to RunningRabbit
Re: Issues with Heating in Annapolis, MD

Question: What amperage are you drawing from the two oil-filled heaters? I'm running one, and then feel I'm pushing it to add a heating pad in the V-berth, but that is making it tolerable up there. My rooftop HVAC is on the secondary shore power line, but that is the only line with an ameter, so I'm not able to see exactly how far I'm pushing my house circuit. I want to make sure I'm never running past 80% capacity (i.e., 24 amps) on that line.

(Off-topic: Will you be at the happy hour en español? We can comiserate about the cold and rain.)
__________________
Blogging my adventures aboard:
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook