1. #1
    MembersZone Subscriber

    Join Date
    Apr 2004

    Default need help adding a microwave

    We are looking at adding a microwave to our rescue unit. Question is do we have to purchase a DC powered microwave or should we use a power inverter? How is you unit set up? What brand of microwave is it.


  2. #2
    MembersZone Subscriber
    mohican's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2003


    IMO, any truck designated as a rescue truck should have a generator, whether based on a pickup (light) or a traditional rescue, or a rescue pumper.

    Inverters are a pain in the butt.

  3. #3
    Forum Member
    nmfire's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2002
    Maryland (DC Suburb)


    Well, if you only need AC for a microwave, there is no sense in getting a generator. Just make sure you check with the manufacturer of the inverter to confirm it will run a microwave of the given size.
    Even the burger-flippers at McDonald's probably have some McWackers.

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

Log in

Click here to log in or register