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12V DC Heater ?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by TacomaRoamer, Sep 13, 2011.

  1. Sep 13, 2011 at 4:05 PM
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    TacomaRoamer

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    I had the idea to mount a 12VDC auto heater that plugs into a cigarette lighter in the bed of my truck to keep the dog warm over the winter. I wanted to run it off the existing plug-in but was wondering exactly what kind of converter I would need to use to do this ? I tried some cheap ac/dc converter a while back with no luck. Any input would be great, thnx.
     
  2. Sep 13, 2011 at 5:10 PM
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    DueNorth

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  3. Sep 13, 2011 at 6:13 PM
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    JKD

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    You want to run it off of "the existing plug-in"? What existing plug-in?
     
  4. Sep 13, 2011 at 6:16 PM
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