Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-11-2018, 10:38 AM   #1
Member
 
Muletrain's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2018
Posts: 45
clothes washer

Need some help please. I have a 255RR TH. Been thinking about some options for minimizing trips to laundry by having some type of washer and drier in the camper.
In my prior Motorhome, it had a Splendi (Sp?) washer/drier combo unit that I really liked. The 255 does not have a lot of room for one of these so I have been looking at the much smaller washers and driers. They seem to be very compact and lite. I wonder if anyone has experience with these small units.
I understand that they could probably only do Socks, Undies or T shirts. Jeans and Towels would still require a laundry mat visit.
Check out link below for an example of what I am talking about.
Any help input would be appreciated.
Mule
https://www.amazon.com/Panda-Compact.../dp/B00AW04ZMM
__________________

Muletrain is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-12-2018, 08:36 AM   #2
Senior Member
 
SeaDog's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2016
Location: Idaho
Posts: 6,247
That unit is small enough, Is there already plumbing and a vent stack installed or is that the next part of this project? If not installed that would sure up the cost of in-house laundry. good luck
__________________

__________________
Retired Navy
Jake my sidekick (yellow Lab)
2017 RAM 2500 CC 4X4 Cummins Diesel
2016 Flagstaff 26 FKWS
AF&AM & El Korah Shrine of Idaho
SeaDog is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-12-2018, 08:54 AM   #3
Senior Member
 
BandJCarm's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: Between Pickles Gap and Toad Suck, AR
Posts: 5,736
Don't like the combo unit, but we have the Splendide washer and the dryer. We wash everything we have, and it does great. I fought it for a year, DW demanded it, and she was right. It makes life way more enjoyable, and there's nothing it won't wash well.
__________________
"Next to prayer, fishing is the most personal relationship of man" Herbert Hoover
"American by Birth, Southern by the Grace of God"Lewis Grizzard

FROG AR-0019-242
2016 GMC Denali 3500Dually--2017 CC 36CKTS
BandJCarm is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-12-2018, 08:58 AM   #4
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Posts: 564
This has two baskets - one for washing, one for spinning. YOU need to take the clothes out of one basket and put into the other basket. That just seems like too much of a hassle. There are others that do not require this, but are a tiny bit more in cost. I'll see if I can find the others - I've been searching for something along those same lines.


ON EDIT: Take a look at this one. Slightly larger, but you just have to put clothes in and it does it's thing. You can put it in the shower and it will drain into shower if you don't have a hookup already available.

https://amazon.com/dp/B078MGY2CS/?co...v_ov_lig_dp_ithttps://smile.amazon.com/dp/B078MGY2...v_ov_lig_dp_it
merrykalia is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-12-2018, 09:46 AM   #5
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2015
Posts: 446
This one looks like a possibility:

https://lavariowasher.com/
__________________
2016 Microlite 21DS
2014 Ram 1500 QC 6 cyl. 8 spd.
Blue Ox SwayPro
windsurfdog is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-13-2018, 07:27 AM   #6
Member
 
Muletrain's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2018
Posts: 45
Thanks for replies. I liked both suggestions even though they were at complete ends of types of washers.
I like the simple type where you manually agitate the clothes. They are simple and very lite weight with almost zero chances of breaking down.
Then the sit on the couch and eat cookies part of me that likes the powered put the clothes in and let it do the work type.
I will continue digging and let you know what I decide.
Mule
__________________

Muletrain is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Disclaimer:

This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by Forest River, Inc. or any of its affiliates. This is an independent, unofficial site.



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:43 AM.


×