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Wiring 30 amp rv hook up


But the electrician somehow gets the wiring wrong and connects volts to their amp RV outlet rather than volts. Of course, plugging your volt RV into an outlet mis-wired with volts will destroy just about every electrical appliance, converter, inverter, and electronic gadget in your RV in a matter of seconds.

So why does this happen? So unless you specifically hand your electrician a wiring diagram and check his work after completion, you could be taking a big risk. Please print out this diagram and hand it to your electrician. Wiring 30 amp rv hook up, test the outlet yourself for proper voltage before plugging in. I am not an electrician, but I just cannot believe a person can plug even in error the two completely different female plugs. They are made to prevent accidental misuse, I mean look at the Y shape, the is wider, the ground is so different.

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I am 37 years old and I have been working as an electrician for the past 6 or 7 years, before that I was a helper for8 years. I just cleaned my mother in laws trailer so she can sell it.

Mis-wiring a 120-volt RV outlet...

I have done a ton of work on Mobile Homes and I like a real jerk jammed her volt 30 amp plug into the volt dryer outlet. When nothing was working, I went for the whole trying trying to figure the problem. I thought some idiot miswired the darn thing because I was getting volt on my neutral.

Well inside the trailer I was in volt mode but every time I went to outside I was in volt mode. I am just an idiot, I realized my error last night.

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