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seen this... is it a good deal?

coolfun refridgerator/freezer

40litres

230volts

APC 65watts

ART 6% at 20 OC ambient temperature 10%at 32 oc ambient temperature, both at 5oc intterior temperature.

Temp range +10 oc -15 oc.

AC compressor, ali rollbond evapourator, stacticlly ventilated wire condensor. cabinet coated in sheet steel base and upper components plastic.

£189. 95.

Towsure.

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seen this... is it a good deal?

coolfun refridgerator/freezer

40litres

230volts

APC 65watts

ART 6% at 20 OC ambient temperature 10%at 32 oc ambient temperature, both at 5oc intterior temperature.

Temp range +10 oc -15 oc.

AC compressor, ali rollbond evapourator, stacticlly ventilated wire condensor. cabinet coated in sheet steel base and upper components plastic.

£189. 95.

Towsure.

?????????????????

Current draw appears to be 5.42 amps (65watts divided by 12 volts) which is fairly high compared to a 45 litre Engel which I think only draws about 3.2 amps once at cooled temperature (which you can reach at home using mains 230/250 volts).

If you have plenty of battery reserve you should be OK, as for price, a similar size Engel is around £600 new, so the Towsure coolfun price looks reasonable, especially for occasional weekend use, not sure though for a long expedition.

John

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This one ?

Mains only ?

Running it in a vehicle through an inverter wouldn't be very efficient.

230V all the time isn't a great idea - what happens when you hit water !!

How do you strap 'em down ?

I'd PM HonitonHobbit and see what OEC sells

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That looks like a flat battery waiting to happen. Get an Engel i left mine on for 4 days at billing last year without starting the motor and it still started with out a problem. And the beer was lovey and cold

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That looks like a flat battery waiting to happen. Get an Engel i left mine on for 4 days at billing last year without starting the motor and it still started with out a problem. And the beer was lovey and cold

Yep, Engel is the way to go. Got ours at Billing last year, but it wasn't 600quid, got ours for 400quid cash deal. A LOT of money, but definately worth it! I can give you the name of the company we bought ours from if you want.

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