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Old 08-29-2014, 11:09 AM   #1651
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Not really today but a mod worth mentioning. I purchased online 2 4000lb trailer tongue jacks for $99 ea. I cut out 7" of the down tube. I also ordered two of the flip feet and mounted them to my modified jacks. Then, using some 2 x 6 x 3/16 " wall tubing, I fabbed up mounts that I welded to the jacks. Utilizing some 1/2" grade 8 bolts I fastened the assemblies to the rear section of the I - beam frame of the coach. I wired them from the battery through a circuit breaker with 10 gauge wire.
I am now able to fully level the coach without worrying about stacking blocks under the tires. They are powerful enough that it will lift my tires off the ground, though it won't be normal practice. The coach is alot more stable now too since the feet lock in when in position. My front hydraulic jacks are self equalizing so the side to side leveling is done through the rear then I level front to back with the front gear..
I like that idea!
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Old 08-29-2014, 11:11 AM   #1652
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Just a quick installation. The door closure pull bar on the screen door.


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I don't understand why those $15 things aren't standard. As easy and simple as it is to do it makes things so much easier. It's one of the first things we added to our new camper when we got it.
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Old 08-29-2014, 04:58 PM   #1653
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What did you do to your camper today?

Replaced the no-baffle above the fridge with my own..

Already have fans replaced and quiet.
Also added some insulation on the side of the cabinets.


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Old 08-29-2014, 08:42 PM   #1654
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Ohhh. Big job.... I put on my quick pins on the front jack legs... I love them already.


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Old 08-30-2014, 01:26 AM   #1655
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The TV got some new shoes today, yesterday after I picked BUB up from the dealer, about 25 of 85 miles home, the right rear tire on my truck decided to come apart. Luckily it went to shaking instead of blowing, it even held together long enough for me to make it to an exit and a nice parking lot instead of the side of the interstate.

I went ahead and pulled BUB to the tire store and got her shoes balanced.
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Old 08-30-2014, 07:52 AM   #1656
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Replaced the no-baffle above the fridge with my own..

Already have fans replaced and quiet.
Also added some insulation on the side of the cabinets.


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That's a big coil for dissipating the heat. Did you add a second fan under it? Where your cabinets getting hot? I can see why from a coil that big......Great Mod..
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Old 08-30-2014, 08:20 AM   #1657
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I don't understand why those $15 things aren't standard. As easy and simple as it is to do it makes things so much easier. It's one of the first things we added to our new camper when we got it.
I think that (Vent Covers) should be the 1st Standard Mod on any Unit! Some units come Standard with them Now,others are Slow to follow! Youroo!!
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Old 08-30-2014, 08:29 AM   #1658
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I think that (Vent Covers) should be the 1st Standard Mod on any Unit! Some units come Standard with them Now,others are Slow to follow! Youroo!!
What kind of vent covers do you recommend?
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Old 08-30-2014, 09:22 AM   #1660
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That's a big coil for dissipating the heat. Did you add a second fan under it? Where your cabinets getting hot? I can see why from a coil that big......Great Mod..

Have 4 smaller fans mounted


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