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Old 07-18-2016, 08:49 AM   #1
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I don't have room for mini splits.

For those who think they don't have room for mini split AC this is a 1950 Flxible Clipper, it's only 34 feet long. It has two mini splits one in each end.



There wasn't much to take pictures of, it's pretty well enclosed, there are four pages of pictures of her build and there are a few of how the AC is mounted.

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They live in Texas and put 30,000 miles on it last year, don't have a towed.

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Old 07-18-2016, 08:52 AM   #2
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Excellent, thanks for the link!
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Old 09-02-2016, 01:02 PM   #3
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That bus is awesome!
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Old 09-11-2016, 07:01 PM   #4
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I love the Clippers. I know of a 49 Flxible Clipper near me and a Visacoach. The guy wants a lot for them and need a lot of work. Thanks for the link!
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Old 09-13-2016, 12:14 PM   #5
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I want mini splits if I can run 2 off a 30 AMP breaker, or a 3000 watt generator.
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Old 09-13-2016, 12:44 PM   #6
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I run mine on 30A all the time.
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Old 09-13-2016, 02:12 PM   #7
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I rarely see my mini's go over 10-12 amps (at home)... they do use a little more heating than cooling.. but even in heat mode they never go over 13 amps.. since they are soft-start they are generator friendly/
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Old 09-13-2016, 03:36 PM   #8
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Is that a 120v mini heat pump or a split with a heat strip?
I have been told that they don't make them 120 with heat?
If so some manufacturers please!
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Old 09-13-2016, 04:02 PM   #9
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the ones in my house are from 2008.. inverter heat-pumps.. theres no strip heat.. i took my mini splits and tore them into pieces and built them completely custom into my zoned / modulated HVAC system and retained the ability to use my 95% effcient gas heat for backup and full-on winter heat.. (no this isnt in a bus.. this is my regular house)

Ive seen very few mini's with strip heat and none that run on 120 volts with strip..

www.acwholesalers.com

sells a bunch of different brands of minisplits... i got mine from there originally years ago... i had issues with them so they sent me a whole new set of 3, then ai figured out how to fix the originals so 2 of my replacements have been sitting in their cartons for 7 years...



mine were Grunaire units... chinese made like most of them are.. theres only a cpouple different chnese companies making them but they are sold under a ton of different names online...

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Old 09-13-2016, 04:12 PM   #10
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115v with heat

GREE High Efficiency 9,000 BTU 3/4 Ton Ductless Mini Split Air Conditioner with Heat, Inverter and Remote - 115V/60Hz-RIO09HP115V1A - The Home Depot
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