Specs

Buying Kimberley Kampers for USA Customers

Special Specifications for USA

This is a general summary of the compatibility of the Kimberley Karavan with USA requirements and issues of support.

Electrical:

Australian Std

USA Requirements

Comments

240V Inputs

110 V

All high voltage inputs and external outlets fitted with 110V fittings:

Marinco Standard 30 Amp 125 volt non-metalic power inlet; 3-wire Locking (NEMA L5-30R) is used

Battery Charger

240V 30-50A battery charger

110V Xantrex

40A Battery charger

Full USA Support

so 100% compatible

We use this model:

TRUECHARGE™2 Battery Charger

Redesigned, High Performance, Worldwide Charging
Xantrex TRUECHARGE™2 Battery Chargers lead the industry with a small footprint and ultra-compact design. The TRUECHARGE™2 Battery Charger series is available in three 12-volt models 20 A, 40 A and 60 A.

Inverter

240V output 1500w inverter

110V Outlet Inverter

Many brands

Many available

Diesel Hot Water and Diesel Cooktop

Webasto unit

Same Webasto unit supported in USA

so 100% compatible

List of Webasto Dealers in most USA states

http://www.webastoshowroom.com/marine_locator/marine_locator_index.htm

Electronic Disc Brakes

Hydrastar used

(USA Manufactured products)

Hydrastar support

so 100% compatible

USA Manufactured unit is used already  so 100% support

Air conditioner

Dometic B1900S

USA  range of choices. Australia hatch cut out size 400mm x 400mm

USA size 14 in x 14in which is 355mm and slightly smaller so we can get this to fit.

http://www.dometic.com/enus/Americas/USA/RV-Products/climate/ac-display-page/?productdataid=66930

DVD Radio System

NESA Unit used

Current Unit is made in USA and is 12V so 100% compatible

 

Solar Panels

Universal System with MPPT controller at 12V level used

12V and 100% compatible

 

Refrigerator

12V Vitrofrigo 130L used

USED

Identical unit available in USA so 100% compatible

C130L - C130LAC

Volume (Cu Ft)  4.7

Weight (Lbs)  64

C130L Power voltage (Vdc)  12/24

C130LAC Power voltage
Vdc 12/24 - Vac 100-240 - 50/60 Hz

LED Lights etc

These are all 12V and are a Kimberley Design. They have an extremely low failure rate and at 12V are easy to replace. Products have a long life.

Gas Burner BBQ and Propane Tanks

 

 

Is Australian AGL compliant which makes it compliant with USA standards as well.

 

Propane tanks are completely different size though and USA tanks and fittings are used.

Different size container rings are provided for 2 x 10lb propane tanks

Water Filler and filler screw fitting

 

 

USA sourced product already used in Karavan with American thread size.

100% compatible

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Special Specifications for export to USA

Brakes
10" Dexter Electric Brakes with 3.0Amps per magnet.
Recessed Tail Lights
Recessed sealed tail lights to prevent damage TRUCKLITE to USA DOT standards
Power Pak located in Gullwing Deluxe Storage Pak

2 x 110 volt outlets - interior and exterior, (Marinco brand)
2 x 12 V outlet sockets (internal/external).
35Ah sealed DEEP CYCLE Heavy Duty Batteries up to 315Ah capacity. Choice of 3 different brands sourced in USA.
Xantrex Battery Charger (California USA) is Intelligent 10A switched mode charger up to 40Amp

Circuit Protection relay. All outlets fused