We only have a couple of items that need 240v, a Nebulizer for our daughter and the battery charger, both of these i run from an inverter, a pure wave for the Nebulizer and a cheapy for the charger.
The nebulizer won't run off the inverter unless the car is running, so i will park it somewhere that is as little of an inconvenience to others as possible, Nessie only needs about 20mins on it and it's once in a blue moon, the charger will run all night off the cars auxillary battery through the inverter if needed, but normally the solar panel we have does the job when sunny, every other item we have is either gas or 12v.
We can go 10 or more days doing it this way, you don't a popup toaster or an electric fan for heat in winter or a fan for summer there are lots of 12v fans and gas heaters out there and also griller type gas stoves for toast or grilling stuff.
If we do go to a van park and get a powered site, we will use the 3 way on 240v to save gas and use the 240v lights we carry to save on battery usage, our 12v & 240v lights are interchangable and of coarse to charge things up.
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