Power On The Go: Generator vs Battery

So, you want to plan your dream power system for your caravan or 4WD. Which is the better option: generator or battery? Whether you’re heading off for a weekend adventure or going all the way around the block, you need to consider how you’ll keep things powered up on the road. The truth is, both batteries and generators come with pros and cons. Let’s see how they stack up in our generator vs battery review: Pros of Generators Generators ...

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Battery Chargers for 4×4, Off-Road and Camping

- How will you power your life on the road? Whether you’ve got a 4WD, camper trailer or caravan, it’s important to choose the right battery charger for your set-up. But we’re not just talking about on the road. If you select the right battery charger, you can use it at home too. Win, win! To appreciate why battery chargers are an essential item of gear, you need to first understand how ...

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What Will My Camping Battery Run?

- There are a few basic principles behind working out your run time and power requirements of your off-grid camping set up. You’ll need to answer the following questions: How much will my appliance draw?;How big is my battery bank? and;How much charge will my solar panel or solar blanket put into my battery bank? If this all seems overwhelming, don't worry; we are here to help! Firstly, you will need to understand ...

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The Best Caravan Batteries: Lithium, Gel and AGM

As with anything caravan related, the better you can suit your battery to your application, the better performance you will achieve. But with so many caravan batteries on the market, how do you identify the one for your set up? Well we are here to help! Our caravan battery guide lays out the information you need to keep your gadgets running while you’re off the grid – along with some information you never ...

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Best New Caravan Appliances of 2019

Whether you’re planning a big trip or lots of long weekends in 2019, don’t go anywhere without checking our list of the best new caravan appliances. From fridges to air cons and everything in between, our experts have picked out the appliances that no caravan should be without in the year ahead. Are you ready? Check out our list of the best new caravan appliances to take your road trip to the next ...

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Essentials For Travelling Off The Grid

Getting your caravan or rig ready for off-grid travelling? Don’t leave home without these off grid essentials! From lighting your camp at nightfall to keeping cool in the outback, our experts have tested the gear you need to transform your vehicle into a haven for off grid adventures. Check out these off grid essentials: - Solar Panels Solar panels are top of the list of off grid essentials. Why? Because they are the easiest way ...

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