Originally Posted by EdgeFX2
that is what I am afraid of...
For camping and tailgates, most people just run 12 volt out to the bed then use an inverter. For bigger inverters, you clamp right to the battery.
If you're doing heavy duty stuff, it's best to look into a deep cycle marine battery. Also, the bigger inverters come with a feature that will start the engine when needed. As I said before, that's a whole lotta work, since you are now running a high voltage cable in the truck.