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What kinds, models, or manufacturers of surge protectors do you like or recommend? Do you not use any? I am leaning toward the Hughes Autoformers PWD30-EPO.
Here is a good selection. I think most any of the recommended ones would work fine.
Camco is a well known brand: https://amzn.to/3Od1zZj
2015 19 Escape
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That's a good list of everything that Amazon sells but you can see that covers stuff from 20 to 300 bucks... Here is a link to Camp Addict's review of surge protectors and electrical management systems that includes a lot of very informative material. There are also lists and recommendations at the end. They are not paid for any of this...
Great reading... note, this does not include the PW that I prefer, I liked it for the higher joules and the shut off feature... an EMS...
I think most any of the cords that have good specs will work, however, I wouldn't put too much money in a corded surge protector as they do "walk" from time to time. The more expensive they are the more prone to a quick theft.
FYI, here is the Hughes Autoperformer line you mentioned: https://amzn.to/3UNxcuS
If you put $$$ in a surge protection system I would recommend it be an internal hardwired EMS unit.
Progressive Dynamics units have a good rep: https://amzn.to/3V8kyXa
I worry about where to install hardwired things in a Scamp, the size and space! I guess I'll find out! I will lock up what I can, but as they say- that only probably stops the honest folks. In all my camping years, I have never had anything stolen (KOW). Glad you liked the article, it was very informative.
An interesting comment regarding corded and theft of units. I did not know why the one we bought had a steel ring securely attached to it and is likely how one might lock it to the post. . I will have to look into this as it was around $100 and would be a real bummer to see it grow legs.
2019 Scamp 13 standard
I used a hasp to make a simple cable lock for our power cord. At least someone would have to cut the cord.
I have chained the suppresser to the post and/or locked the box. I do not like locked electrical boxes, but I do not like stolen 400$ suppressors either.
Cord lock is a nice solution
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