The fans you have hooked up to lawn mower batteries---How
long will they run? Do you need a special connection or are
they battery fans?
They run the whole week end and I re-charge them after the show.
The fans I use are for RV’s. They come with a connection for a
cigarette lighter and I bought an additional connection
(Wal-Mart) that replaces the lighter receptacle on one end and
has the positive and negative clamps for the battery on the other
The guy who uses a ceiling fan ---I assume his truck is
running for the whole time for the fan to keep runnning? I
have heard you can buy fans at an auto parts store that will
run off batteries...the kind you plug into a cigarette lighter
Nope, just put the battery in your booth. Don’t put it on
concrete directly though, I’ve heard that leeches out the juice
quicker. He uses a truck battery with a similar hook-up to mine,
plus the converter (Radio Shack) to switch from house current to
battery current. He runs his ceiling fan and track halogen
lights from this. He may need two batteries for the w/e - I’m
I too am looking to cool off for my summer shows in the
dreaded Minnesota humidity.
HAH! You just think you have humidity. Come down to the Gulf
Coast and see what humidity is really like. Most of us outdoor
show people down here are beginning to grow gills.
Bacliff, Texas Gulf Coast USA