ARE YOU INTERESTED IN CONTACTING US? - WHAT HAPPENS NEXT:
You contact us by phone (and leave a message) or send us an email to start the ball rolling
We'll get back to you to collect more information on what you have/want/need
Once we know what your need is, we'll give you an estimated price for the work and options for work required. NOTE that if we havent seen the motorhome/caravan prior to pricing the work this may be subject to change because all jobs are a little different.
Note that we offer only mid and high quality equipment options - you wont get a 'cheap as chips' job because it's just not worth it, for us or you!
If you're happy with the estimate you choose the options you require and make a booking
We'll invoice you the deposit so we can get the equipment in and ready for you
You make a trip to beautiful Northland and relax while we make another happy customer
VEHICLE: Keystone Cougar Fifth Wheeler
PROBLEM: Insufficient charging & TV too small
WORK COMPLETED: 400Watts of solar (2x200Watt panels) with high quality 40Amp MPPT solar controller with remote temperature sensor for best charging in all weather conditions. Supply and fit 24" TV/DVD with built in FTA Decoder add ON/OFF switch to remove standby load. Minimise standby load which was draining batteries. Test existing battery bank and mains charger
PRICE: $3280 incl GST
VEHICLE: 2005 Mitsubishi Canter 6.5m
PROBLEM: Alternator Charging has failed and damaged existing battery due to overcharging (15.8V)
WORK COMPLETED: Remove existing 30Amp Alternator Charging unit and replace with 40Amp Multistage Redarc with MPPT solar controller function. Solar to be hooked up at a later date when additional panel is added. Replace existing battery with new 100Amp hour deep cycle AGM Battery
PRICE: $1440 incl GST
VEHICLE: Fiat Ducato Dethleffs
PROBLEM: Insufficient solar. No metering so no idea of battery state of charge. Requires a large Pure Sinewave Inverter to run hairdryer, computer, blender
WORK COMPLETED: Supply and fit 200Watt solar panel and 15Amp Prostar MPPT solar controller with remote temperature sensor and Remote meter to show battery voltage and solar charging data, Supply and fit 800Watt Victron Pheonix Inverter with remote ON/OFF switch, remote power point and LED indicator.
PRICE: $2700 incl GST
VEHICLE: Horse Truck
PROBLEM: Insufficient charging. High power consumption. No idea whats happening with battery bank or charging sources. Various problems including no USB socket, standby loads from Fridge, high consumption of existing lights, awning not working, existing inverter has no ON/OFF switch, Gas Hot water not working, etc. WORK COMPLETED: Supply and install 560Watts of solar (2 x 280Watt panels) and high quality Prostar 25Amp MPPT solar controller with remote temperature sensor. Supply and fit Trimetric full digital battery monitoring system to show all charging sources, all power consumption and remaining battery capacity. Add 12V & USB charging socket. Securely mount fridge and add ON/OFF switch. Change halogen bulbs for LED bulb in existing lights. Replace battery lead with h/duty one, fix gas hotwater problem. Test charging sources. Found existing inverter incorrectly installed and not compliant with NZ standards (unit is in fact dangerous) and advised customer it should not be used. PRICE: $4100
VEHICLE: Jayco Sterling Caravan 20ft
PROBLEM: Insufficient charging. No idea whats happening with battery bank and charging sources. Need to be able to run CPAP machine overnight (require an inverter).
WORK COMPLETED: Supply and install 200Watt solar panel with high quality Prostar 15Amp MPPT solar controller. Supply and fit Votronic full digital battery monitoring system to show all power going in and out of battery bank and accurate remaining battery capacity. Supply and fit 350Watt Cotek Puresinewave Inverter with single remote powerpoint, LED indicator and ON/OFF Switch. Test existing charging sources.
PRICE: $2560 incl GST
VEHICLE: Toyota Dyna
PROBLEM: Needs solar power system with custom brackets and ability to add extra solar at a later date. No idea what state of charge battery bank is at. Requires an inverter for running small mains appliances. Battery running out of power quickly.
WORK COMPLETED: Supply and fit 2x100Watt solar panels (with space left for additional panels in future) and high quality 30Amp PWM solar controller with digital meter to show Amps and Battery voltage and remote temperature sensor for good charging in cold temperatures. Added 350Watt Cotek Puresinewave inverter under seat base. Tested existing battery and found 4 dead cells. Replaced with 100Amp hour AGM Deep cycle battery. Tested mains charger and alternator charging PRICE: $2400 incl GST
VEHICLE: VW Beach Crafter 7.3m
PROBLEM: Insufficient charging. No battery monitoring so no idea of remaining capacity. Concerned that battery bank in bad shape. Concerned about power consumption of fridge
WORK COMPLETED: Tested power consumption of fridge = 33Amp hours = GOOD. Tested battery bank - discharged 76Amp hours and voltage under load was 11.8V = GOOD. Supply and install 280Watt solar panel with high quality prostar 25Amp MPPT solar controller and remote temperature sensor. Supply and fit Votronic full digital battery monitoring system.
PRICE: $2550 incl GST
VEHICLE: Winnebago Vectra
PROBLEM: Insufficient charging. Poor performance from existing poorly located, mixed battery bank. No battery monitoring so no idea of battery condition. Existing Satpos Satellite Dish not working. TV too small and new TV needed for bedroom. No USB charging socket. Require antenna for improved Internet signal
WORK COMPLETED: Supply and install 560W solar (2x280W panels) with Prostar 40Amp MPPT solar controller and remote temperature sensor. Test existing batteries and replace with 2 x 10 year design life, Lifeline AGM batteries (390Amp hour bank) in new location and with improved cabling. Supply and fit Trimetric full digital battery monitoring system. Remove Satpos20 IDU board and upgrade it. Supply and fit new 24" TV and FTA Decoder and move old TV to bedroom. Supply and fit 2 x USB charging socket and PUCK antenna for internet signal.
PRICE: $8000 incl GST
VEHICLE: Bailey Caravan
PROBLEM: Insufficient solar but no room to add additional panels and existing solar regulator too small. No metering so no idea of battery bank state of charge.
WORK COMPLETED: Remove existing solar panel and re-orintate and refit to make space for additional panel. Supply and install 165Watt new solar panel and upgrade existing solar regulator to Morninstar Prostar PS30M with digital volt and AMP meter. Brackets for existing panel were cut with base left in place in order to avoid damaging roof of caravan.