timer & socket
I use this
12volt programmable digital timer with cigarette lighter plug &
socket to periodically turn on/off my Waeco 12volt, 55litre fridge
which is located in the rear of my vehicle. The purpose of the timer
is to conserve my dual battery capacity when the vehicle is stopped
Dynamic Solar Solution
programmable 12volt 16amp digital timer with 8 on/off modes & manual
override for $75.
ABB poly box approx. dimensions
110x75x55 deep, around $8, purchase from any electrical wholesaler.
8 amp cigarette lighter lead with
bare ends from Jaycar at $9.95.
cigarette lighter chassis socket
from Jaycar at $5.35.
Carefully cut out the poly box to
suit the digital timer's face and the cigarette plug. Glue the timer
base to the removable cover with super glue or such. Refer to the
timer's wiring diagram for your connections.
My 12volt programmable digital
timer with cigarette lighter plug & socket cost $98.
to Kevin Davis for sharing this idea