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Old 07-07-2015, 01:15 PM   #1
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Getting ready to go camping with my A128S

It has been a long time since I blogged my camping trip in here. The last long trip was on 2013 and blogged it here:
Camping along the East Coast of Canada with my A128S

I'm planning to go to Tobermory again. I'll camp at my friend's farmhouse, 30 minutes to Tobermory:
Welcome to Tobermory - Tobermory Bruce Peninsula Ontario
I have been visiting this place once a year for more than 20 years, beautiful place for sure.

I think I still remember all the stuff to get my TT and TV ready for the trip. I'll post pics here of my trip for memories to remember.

All the electrical and appliances checked fine. Seals on the widows are still great, I protected them with duck tape.

I saw several black ants inside the TT. I'm planning to take all the stuff out of the trailer when I get to the farmhouse. Hopefully I see where the ants hangout. Any hints on how get rid of the ants will greatly appreciated. I will bring a vacuum to help get rid of them.

I'm leaving tomorrow and I will post more then....

Happy Camping!
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Old 07-07-2015, 08:19 PM   #2
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Getting ready to go camping with my A128S

Got the bikes up and most of the camping stuff in the trailer:
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My bike carrier is designed for 4 but the two bikes took up all the space

Plugged in the TT and turned on the fridge after 8 hours the temperature inside was 5 Celsius, it is ready to be filled up with food and drinks.

I hope hitching the TT tomorrow will be quick, I'm out of practice.

The weather forecast for the next several days is perfect in Tobermory.
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Old 07-07-2015, 10:15 PM   #3
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We were camping near Tobermory with our A122S about three weeks ago and had a great time miller Lake. Enjoy your time there.


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Old 07-09-2015, 10:01 AM   #4
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I got to the farmhouse last night, the drive with the TT was nice and steady. I drove 2:45 hours before stopping once at Tim Hurtons for a snack. Perfect place to stop before Tobermory:
Tim Hortons
957 10th St E, Owen Sound, ON N4K 3H8
http://goo.gl/maps/98xBt

Wow it took me longer to set up the screen room over 45 minutes, I did this less than 30 mins before. All went well on the set up, the BAL leveler helped a lot, approximately 4 inches rise. Only the amber light burned out, it was on for seconds then poofed off. It got cold last night, the furnace kicked in and it wakes me up! I have to get use of this interruption again...

Here are some of the pic of my set up:
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BAL leveler doing its job
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Got the generator going this morning and it fired up with one pull, awesome
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Perfect spot under a big tree for shade

Any hints on replacing the Amber light, part number and how to open the case....
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I got to the farmhouse last night, the drive with the TT was nice and steady. I drove 2:45 hours before stopping once at Tim Hurtons for a snack. Perfect place to stop before Tobermory:
Tim Hortons
957 10th St E, Owen Sound, ON N4K 3H8
http://goo.gl/maps/98xBt

Wow it took me longer to set up the screen room over 45 minutes, I did this less than 30 mins before. All went well on the set up, the BAL leveler helped a lot, approximately 4 inches rise. Only the amber light burned out, it was on for seconds then poofed off. It got cold last night, the furnace kicked in and it wakes me up! I have to get use of this interruption again...

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BAL leveler doing its job
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Got the generator going this morning and it fired up with one pull, awesome
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Perfect spot under a big tree for shade

Any hints on replacing the Amber light, part number and how to open the case....
Looks great. Love that screen room. Have fun.
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Old 07-09-2015, 11:43 AM   #6
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I noticed the tinted window is no longer clear from the inside. I wash a little spot with soap and water, still hazy. Looks like sun damaged. The duck tape helps protect the seal:

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What do you guys use to bring the shine and clearness back?
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Old 07-09-2015, 12:58 PM   #7
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Looks great. Love that screen room. Have fun.

Me too from the day I first set it up...I use it for my dinning place, BBQ and gas stove cooking. Lol...it got me to a bad habit of leaving the bed permanently setup.
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I was planning to have a nice expensive steak for lunch, magu rib eye steak, but it was still frozen solid. Thanks for the TT fridge being too cold...the temperature was at 1 Celsius.

Instead I had a late breakfast for lunch:
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Bacon, tomatoes, rice and fruits...coconut drink

I guess steak for dinner tonight....
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Old 07-11-2015, 08:16 AM   #9
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Getting ready to go camping with my A128S

I started hanging out at the farmhouse since the summer of 2011 and every time I was there I noticed that my neighbor farm's cows are close to my site watching me around the same time after 6pm.
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That electric fence makes me feel safe from those cows...lol I just had steak yesterday
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Those cows do look like they're accusing you of something....lol

Looking forward to hearing about your trip
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