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Old 02-25-2017, 02:34 PM   #9701
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My WFCO Converter bit the dust so I replaced it with a Progressive Dynamics 4655 MBA. The WFCO has a 2 year Warranty so it is covered but I have to send it in and then wait until they repair or replace and ship back. Figured might as well get one that has the 4 stage charging and good reputation. It only took 20 minutes or so to install it. The pictures in the instructions are a little dark so it took me longer to figure out how it mounts then to install it. I could do it in ~5 minutes now that I know. The black plastic piece mounts where the old converters hold down screws are located. The little Charge Wizzard remote sits perfectly in a cutout right behind the dark plastic Plexiglas so you can see the LED. Hopefully this one will live up to it's reputation.
Thanks for this post. If mine ever goes I plan to buy the same PD 4655 MBA model.

http://www.bestconverter.com/PD4655M...l#.WLHcopLEif0

Here is a video on installing the standard 4655. The MBA model doesn't come with a replacement 12VDC board but does come with the pendant. PD says it's the same as the 9200 series but without the casing and it's hard wired to the AC side of the power distribution panel the same as the WFCO so it doesn't need an extra 120 VAC outlet to plug into. Plus it comes with 2 fans rather than the single fan in the 9200. If you want to install the converter closer to the batteries you'd have to go with the 9200 series model.

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Old 02-25-2017, 07:37 PM   #9702
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Extended the top kids bunk by 8 inches in width. My 7 year old was crammed up there with his stuffed animals. Now there is plenty of room. (2017 Coachmen Chaparral 390QSMB)
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Old 02-26-2017, 12:48 PM   #9703
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She wanted a washer and dryer for the rig. Here's a picture of the dryer and the wash bucket is sitting in the shower. Boy, is she gonna' be happy when she comes home!
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Old 02-26-2017, 12:59 PM   #9704
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She wanted a washer and dryer for the rig. Here's a picture of the dryer and the wash bucket is sitting in the shower. Boy, is she gonna' be happy when she comes home!
You answered the mail with minimal expense. She will be happy with you. She can still keep the money she finds in the pockets, right?
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Old 02-26-2017, 01:21 PM   #9705
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She wanted a washer and dryer for the rig. Here's a picture of the dryer and the wash bucket is sitting in the shower. Boy, is she gonna' be happy when she comes home!
I don't want to be you when she comes home! Where should we send the get well cards?
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Old 02-26-2017, 01:58 PM   #9706
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If I did that to my wife. People be like "What funeral home will he be at"?
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Old 02-26-2017, 04:16 PM   #9707
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She wanted a washer and dryer for the rig. Here's a picture of the dryer and the wash bucket is sitting in the shower. Boy, is she gonna' be happy when she comes home!
Hope you like doing your own laundry.
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Old 02-26-2017, 09:00 PM   #9708
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She wanted a washer and dryer for the rig. Here's a picture of the dryer and the wash bucket is sitting in the shower. Boy, is she gonna' be happy when she comes home!
Man I hope your wife has a good sense of humor and your will is up to date!
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Old 02-26-2017, 09:06 PM   #9709
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She wanted a washer and dryer for the rig. Here's a picture of the dryer and the wash bucket is sitting in the shower. Boy, is she gonna' be happy when she comes home!
Good luck with that. I'll save this card to play on my Mrs. next time she gives me heck for cutting corners.
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Old 02-27-2017, 12:02 AM   #9710
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My wife would actually like that! And saving money is huge with her!
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Old 02-27-2017, 09:14 PM   #9711
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Oh, c'mon now. It's a really nice bucket.
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Old 02-27-2017, 09:48 PM   #9712
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I made a washing machine, for camping, that was made from a bucket and a plunger (new not used)
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Old 02-28-2017, 12:47 AM   #9713
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Hello from Eugene Oregon

Hello from the northwest! My name is Martin. I have two boys 16&10 years old, and a beautiful wife. We love camping and just purchased our first travel trailer. It is a 2017 293rbks Coachmen Catalina Legacy Edition. I'm pulling this with my Lincoln Mark lt (let's see how this does)... hope you guys are ready for a bunch of questions...
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Old 02-28-2017, 12:42 PM   #9714
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Congrats Martin!
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Old 02-28-2017, 07:13 PM   #9716
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Replaced my original stop/turn tail lights with stop/turn/backup ones. I had to run a wire from the 7 blade trailer connector back to the new tail lights for the backup to work.
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Old 03-03-2017, 08:43 PM   #9717
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We have a counter on each side of our bed with an outlet in the front of each. The counter was over 24 inches deep. I though, "What a waste of space."

So I ripped it out, moved the outlet to the wall next to our bed, made a custom drawer to fit the exact opening (my first time building one) and remounted the cabinet with a deep drawer. I have it all together except for the drawer front which I hope to make tomorrow.

Pics below are some of the process.
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Old 03-03-2017, 08:54 PM   #9718
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We have a counter on each side of our bed with an outlet in the front of each. The counter was over 24 inches deep. I though, "What a waste of space."

So I ripped it out, moved the outlet to the wall next to our bed, made a custom drawer to fit the exact opening (my first time building one) and remounted the cabinet with a deep drawer. I have it all together except for the drawer front which I hope to make tomorrow.

Pics below are some of the process.
That empty space is what made your TT an ULTRAlite.

Now you've made it a Mini Lite!
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Old 03-03-2017, 09:19 PM   #9719
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We have a counter on each side of our bed with an outlet in the front of each. The counter was over 24 inches deep. I though, "What a waste of space."

So I ripped it out, moved the outlet to the wall next to our bed, made a custom drawer to fit the exact opening (my first time building one) and remounted the cabinet with a deep drawer. I have it all together except for the drawer front which I hope to make tomorrow.

Pics below are some of the process.
We have the same counters in our Microlite 23 LB and we have wanted to do the same thing you have done. Can you tell me how you took the whole thing out? How is it attached?
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Old 03-03-2017, 09:59 PM   #9720
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Huh. Wonder what year they started putting drawers there at the factory... Our 16 has drawers there already.
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