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Most new (or new to you) RVs will come with just a power cord. These are some power accessories you will want to have on hand day one:
Do NOT get a plain surge protector to save money. A bad power source (low voltage) will kill your air conditioner just as sure as a surge. An EMS will protect against: Open Ground, Open Neutral, Reverse Polarity, Over/Under Voltage, Accidental 240V, A/C Frequency Issues, Mis-wired Pedestal, and Surge!
Progressive Industries is the leader in this area. We chose the hard-wired version. It's more up front work (video in the queue), but you only have to set it up once and it's one less thing to mess with setting up camp. However they do make a pedestal version also.