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Old 01-09-2017, 03:10 AM   #1
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Trying to go all electric!!

Like so many people,,I was in a rush when I bought my used 2006 Zinger. After the fact, nothing worked as the man I bought it from said,,But anyway! As I am repairing and customizing I have come to the point where I want to go all electric. Everything is all good for this except the stove!! Now my question? Is there an all electric stove made for travel trailers that would work in my trailer?? If so, where would could I find one,,used in good shape would work!! We have put our trailer on our land and living in it,,I don't see it moving anymore! Thanks Y'all,happy camping!!
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I was thinking of doing the same on my outdoor kitchen if I happen to run out of propane. Put True Induction in your search. They are pricey but work on 120v and you can get them as inset or countertop.
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Old 01-09-2017, 05:56 AM   #3
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I'm curious as to why you want to go all electric? I see having gas appliances as a benefit, especially in the case of a power loss.
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Like so many people,,I was in a rush when I bought my used 2006 Zinger. After the fact, nothing worked as the man I bought it from said,,But anyway! As I am repairing and customizing I have come to the point where I want to go all electric. Everything is all good for this except the stove!! Now my question? Is there an all electric stove made for travel trailers that would work in my trailer?? If so, where would could I find one,,used in good shape would work!! We have put our trailer on our land and living in it,,I don't see it moving anymore! Thanks Y'all,happy camping!!
There use to be what was called -- an apartment size range. I don't know if they are available any more or not. I think they were approximately 20 in. wide.
Just remember tho, something like that will require 50 amp service.
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Perhaps a different avatar would help.
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True Induction is a good alternative to the propane stoves if, as stated above, you have a 50 amp RV. Having a 30 amp and running an air conditioner can be iffy.

The induction cooktops have a countertop/tabletop option that you can buy in most department stores but be aware that you may need to purchase new cookware. Induction cooking requires a high ferrous (iron) content in the cookware to work properly.

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Easy fix would be to take out the stove/oven (sell it) and put a level counter top that kinda matches and then put a door under for storage and buy a 2 burner hot plate.
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I guess I don't quite understand how that would help???
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