Cruisers Forum
 


Join CruisersForum Today

Reply
  This discussion is proudly sponsored by:
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about their products on Cruisers Forums. Advertise Here
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 02-04-2013, 07:01   #1
Registered User

Join Date: Feb 2007
Boat: Maxim 380
Posts: 39
Refrigeration Experts Help

I have a separate compressor and a cold plate in my freezer. I use my boat about 6 months and store about 6 months. When I get to my boat and turn on the system everything works well for about 3 months when I have to defrost the freezer. When I restart the freezer it runs good for a while then it starts using about 1.5 amps at startup and the line running from the compressor to the cold plate freezes up during startup and then defrosts after about a minute of running and the electric consumption starts to go back down to near normal usage. Not sure what happens after the defrost but wondering what causes the freezing of the line between the compressor and cold plate? Any refrigeration experts have an idea? Thanks, Dave
Tropic1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
refrigeration

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Advertise Here


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 18:21.


Google+
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.