The Best Microwave For Truckers

Having a microwave inside your truck can be a huge money saver as well as very convenient. Lets take a look at the best microwave for truckers and other helpful appliances.

Most truckers today have a power inverter that is rated for about 1000 watts of power. So the optimal microwave for truck drivers would be in the 600 to 800 watt range.

Using a microwave in a truck can pull a large amount of energy from the truck engine and electrical system. For optimal microwave performance at idle you should increase the idle RPM’s. You will find that your microwave will cook much faster than simply idling your truck. This will also keeps your truck healthier by not straining the electrical system.

The Danby 0.7 cu.ft. Countertop Microwave, White

This Microwave is rated at 700 watts and is only priced at $69.00. This is the perfect wattage for a thousand watt power inverter and it is small enough to fit just about anywhere in your truck.

  • Runs quite
  • 14″ Internal Cook Compartment
  • Sturdy Power cord
  • 17 1/2″ W X 10 3/16″ H X 13″ D (outside)
  • 10 Power levels


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The RoadPro 12-Volt Portable Stove

This is a great stove for truckers. It heats to over 300 degrees and will easily cook hot pockets, soups and reheat leftovers.

  • 12 volt
  • Heats to 300 degrees
  • Inside dimensions are about 9″x13″
  • Plugs into 12v cigarette lighter outlet
  • Draws only 12 amps
  • Heats very quickly


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PowerDrive 1000-Watt DC to AC Power Inverter with USB Port

This is the best power inverter for truckers on the market. This inverter is rated for continuous use at 1000 watts and will handle start up peaks of 2000 watts. Another great feature is the digital readout of how how much wattage you are drawing.

  • 2 – 3 prong outlets
  • One USB outlet
  • Digital readout
  • Trucker tough