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Old 06-02-2018, 02:45 PM   #13501
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I had to fan the propane leak detector due to DW spraying to much hairspray. Go figure
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Old 06-02-2018, 04:14 PM   #13502
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I took a few extra caps and drilled some holes in them for grill flare ups. Green is dasani and blue is wally world

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Old 06-02-2018, 05:20 PM   #13503
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I had to fan the propane leak detector due to DW spraying to much hairspray. Go figure
have been there and done that too
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Old 06-02-2018, 05:27 PM   #13504
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I put up another set of LED mini lites in our Mini Lite! We find the overhead lights too harsh, but these are warm white and cast a nice glow. They also pull only 0.6 amps per string.


The LEDís are harsh, we did some rope lights on top of our slide out, DW also has some little pretties sitting around that are low wattage night light bulbs
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Old 06-02-2018, 05:33 PM   #13505
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I had to fan the propane leak detector due to DW spraying to much hairspray. Go figure
Spray products often use propane or butane as propellants.

Want to start your campfire right quick, get a can of hairspray and butane fireplace lighter. Light the lighter and hold near kindling. Spray the hairspray over the flame. Might be a good idea to wear gloves and hold well away from face
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Old 06-02-2018, 06:29 PM   #13506
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That's a good LOL, i hope nobody takes you seriously.
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Spray products often use propane or butane as propellants.

Want to start your campfire right quick, get a can of hairspray and butane fireplace lighter. Light the lighter and hold near kindling. Spray the hairspray over the flame. Might be a good idea to wear gloves and hold well away from face
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Old 06-02-2018, 06:46 PM   #13507
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I turned the thermostat up... Because I woke up cold finally out camping and loving it
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Old 06-02-2018, 07:29 PM   #13508
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Relocated my fresh water drain from between the tires and hard to reach. Secured to the extra steel they added to lift the trailer. Has a down slope so should be no problems. Also upgraded the plastic valve to a brass one.
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Old 06-02-2018, 08:03 PM   #13509
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Spray products often use propane or butane as propellants.



Want to start your campfire right quick, get a can of hairspray and butane fireplace lighter. Light the lighter and hold near kindling. Spray the hairspray over the flame. Might be a good idea to wear gloves and hold well away from face


Rubber gloves right?
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Old 06-02-2018, 08:05 PM   #13510
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Took me 3 seasons before it happened
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Old 06-02-2018, 08:21 PM   #13511
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That's a good LOL, i hope nobody takes you seriously.
I'm sure those most likely to do so have already done so.

Also, hairspray, Aqua Net specifically, is popular fuel for potato cannons. Popular among the Senior Citizen "teenagers".
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Old 06-02-2018, 08:53 PM   #13512
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I'm sure those most likely to do so have already done so.

Also, hairspray, Aqua Net specifically, is popular fuel for potato cannons. Popular among the Senior Citizen "teenagers".
We made a propane powered spud gun when I was a kid (statute of limitations is up). We'd fire soda and soup can a few hundred yards. It was awsome.. Ahhh the memories!
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Old 06-02-2018, 09:41 PM   #13513
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We made a propane powered spider gun when I was a kid (statute of limitations is up). We'd fire soda and soup can a few hundred yards. It was awsome.. Ahhh the memories!
When it comes to stuff like this my Son's development was arrested at somewhere around 14 years old. Next month he will celebrate his 54th birthday. On other matters he's rather brilliant and a very successful business owner. On weekends and holidays, back to being a teenager. 😂😂😂
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Old 06-03-2018, 09:56 AM   #13514
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Iím by myself with Jake (the lab) most times, and if I want to take my boat camping I have to have a second person to drive my other truck with the boat. Installed a Curt 13703 hitch, install time according to Curt 60 Min. install according to SeaDog ĺ of a day. Called Curt about fitment they recommended dropping the water tank for ease of installation with regular tools. I have several sizes of right angle drills so I left the tank in place and cut just enough underbelly to allow for work, made marking and drilling harder but saved some work in not dropping the tank. I calculated the weight transfer for the hitch weight and boat tongue weight and Iím still around 13% tongue weight for the TT GVWR. Had a little problem with wiring in the trailer plug. Normal wiring white=ground, green=right turn, yellow=left turn, brown=lights Forrest River Brown=right turn, Red=left turn, green=lights. (caused some head scratching)
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Old 06-03-2018, 01:22 PM   #13515
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Iím by myself with Jake (the lab) most times, and if I want to take my boat camping I have to have a second person to drive my other truck with the boat. Installed a Curt 13703 hitch, install time according to Curt 60 Min. install according to SeaDog ĺ of a day. Called Curt about fitment they recommended dropping the water tank for ease of installation with regular tools. I have several sizes of right angle drills so I left the tank in place and cut just enough underbelly to allow for work, made marking and drilling harder but saved some work in not dropping the tank. I calculated the weight transfer for the hitch weight and boat tongue weight and Iím still around 13% tongue weight for the TT GVWR. Had a little problem with wiring in the trailer plug. Normal wiring white=ground, green=right turn, yellow=left turn, brown=lights Forrest River Brown=right turn, Red=left turn, green=lights. (caused some head scratching)
Had the same issue with wiring a 4-pin to power the LEDs on my bike rack on my Mini Lite. No clue why they aren't meeting the standard.
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Old 06-03-2018, 02:23 PM   #13516
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Had the same issue with wiring a 4-pin to power the LEDs on my bike rack on my Mini Lite. No clue why they aren't meeting the standard.
I never pay attention to wire colors on any "chart". I only care about the position of the plug where it joins my truck. Using the diagram on my truck socket I then create my own chart for wire color codes.

If you are at the far end of the towed vehicle, a test light can be your best friend in determining which wire is which when confronted by a bundle with strange colors (or not matching their function).
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Old 06-03-2018, 02:52 PM   #13517
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Replaced the inverter remote control, and the automatic transfer switch, because the dealer worked on damage they caused, and when they removed, then replaced the batteries they hooked them up wrong. Had to have my solar installer replace the damaged parts, and just finally got the reimbursement check.
The incompetence of the dealer techs is incredible. They have fired two different people who worked on and damaged my rig.
The incredible amount of hassle over al of this has been a huge strain.
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Old 06-03-2018, 03:28 PM   #13518
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I never pay attention to wire colors on any "chart". I only care about the position of the plug where it joins my truck. Using the diagram on my truck socket I then create my own chart for wire color codes.

If you are at the far end of the towed vehicle, a test light can be your best friend in determining which wire is which when confronted by a bundle with strange colors (or not matching their function).
That statement is all well and good, but you'd better be paying attention to the change in colors when you tie in your wiring in the TT's junction box, or you're going to be very disappointed.
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Old 06-03-2018, 03:38 PM   #13519
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We made a propane powered spud gun when I was a kid (statute of limitations is up). We'd fire soda and soup can a few hundred yards. It was awsome.. Ahhh the memories!


Some locals here had a tragic mishap with a potato gun a few years ago.....one passed away - one went to jail

While family was at funeral, someone broke into their house...perp was caught

It was fun for awhile ☹️
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Today I put the license plate on, it finally came
Installed a different observation/backup camera to replace the one that got water in it on our first trip. Luckily Amazon took it back and credited me toward the new Furrion FOS48TAPK-BL. Smaller monitor but at least I can see something beside fog.
Installed an LED strip light in the bathroom so I can see better to shave and DW can see to put on makeup
Helped the wife install a pet cover on the couch. Pool noodle holds it in the couch and nonslip shelf liner holds it so it doesn't slide.
Installed adjustable LED touch lights as reading lights. The LED above the bed is way too bright for reading.
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