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Forum: General Community Discussions 05-08-2019, 11:16 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,660
Posted By JohnD10
:D

:D
Forum: Salem 05-08-2019, 11:05 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 14,836
Posted By JohnD10
And there are times when choosing a riverside...

And there are times when choosing a riverside campsite is not the greatest idea, either... :o

But people still do it, anyway! :cool:
Forum: Running Gear, Axles, Brakes, Tires & Frames 05-08-2019, 11:02 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 10,365
Posted By JohnD10
That is not good advice... Front to back...

That is not good advice...

Front to back level on a fridge is not as critical as side to side level is.

Having an RV refer level side to side is very important for the longevity of it.
Forum: Running Gear, Axles, Brakes, Tires & Frames 05-08-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 10,365
Posted By JohnD10
I do that, too... However, I have slides on...

I do that, too...

However, I have slides on both sides...so I have to level both sides high! :D

:trink39:
Forum: Western USA 05-08-2019, 09:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,060
Posted By JohnD10
Took these shots coming from Holbrook to Yuma...

Took these shots coming from Holbrook to Yuma last June on AZ-87...

Stopped at one of the brake check points at the top for a break...and a sandwich!
Forum: General Community Discussions 05-08-2019, 09:52 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,660
Posted By JohnD10
Check out the outside temp on my atomic clock. ...

Check out the outside temp on my atomic clock.

The sensor was in the shade on my porch...
Forum: General Community Discussions 05-07-2019, 11:52 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,660
Posted By JohnD10
Just park it in the 🌞 sun over here in Yuma...

Just park it in the 🌞 sun over here in Yuma during the summer months...

Probably would be around 200 degrees at minimum... :D
Forum: General Travel Trailer & Fifth Wheel Discussion 05-07-2019, 03:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,064
Posted By JohnD10
I noticed yesterday that every single new RV at...

I noticed yesterday that every single new RV at the RV dealership across the street from where I live has vent covers on them.

Probably due to the hot desert sun, I'm sure.

:trink39:
Forum: Western USA 05-07-2019, 12:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,060
Posted By JohnD10
The scenic route would be to go north through...

The scenic route would be to go north through Payson, AZ to Holbrook, AZ, then east on 40.

The quicker route would be to go up 17 to Flagstaff, then east on 40.
Forum: Dollars & Cents 05-07-2019, 11:44 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,567
Posted By JohnD10
Price holding steady here in Yuma, AZ for a week...

Price holding steady here in Yuma, AZ for a week now across the street...

$3.18.9 for regular...$3.32.9 for diesel.
Forum: Salem 05-07-2019, 11:39 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 14,836
Posted By JohnD10
The Torklift GlowSteps are another lightweight...

The Torklift GlowSteps are another lightweight option...

I have them and love them!
Forum: Cedar Creek 05-07-2019, 11:24 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,104
Posted By JohnD10
Must be in China... :roflblack:

Must be in China... :roflblack:
Forum: Salem 05-07-2019, 11:03 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 14,836
Posted By JohnD10
I still carry my old screw-up jacks in my...

I still carry my old screw-up jacks in my 5'ver...have had them for over 20 years!

Only use them if I will be set up more than a week.

I typically put them directly under the leaf springs just...
Forum: General Community Discussions 05-07-2019, 10:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,149
Posted By JohnD10
I have heard that about the Good Sam Roadside...

I have heard that about the Good Sam Roadside Assistance program...

Use it more than once a year and they'll drop you like a hat!

Not sure about their actual RV insurance policies, though.
Forum: Salem 05-07-2019, 10:33 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 14,836
Posted By JohnD10
Funny... Somehow I knew that you might chime...

Funny...

Somehow I knew that you might chime in with that one...

Although we are talking about an actual product here, and not doing something just because someone else has been getting away...
Forum: Salem 05-07-2019, 10:31 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 14,836
Posted By JohnD10
Maybe with a single axle trailer I can see a...

Maybe with a single axle trailer I can see a possible issue with a flat tire and slide stabilizers.

And even then it is questionable...

Although I'm not even sure if there are any single axle...
Forum: Flagstaff 05-07-2019, 10:15 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 11,610
Posted By JohnD10
You missed the photo of his trailer in front of...

You missed the photo of his trailer in front of the house before he left on that trip.

The antenna was, in fact, mounted on top of the TT.
Forum: Salem 05-07-2019, 10:12 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 14,836
Posted By JohnD10
That's a whole lot of if's. Slide...

That's a whole lot of if's.

Slide stabilizers work if you need them.

I needed them with my last TV...used them for two years...and loved them!

There are countless thousands of campers using...
Forum: Running Gear, Axles, Brakes, Tires & Frames 05-07-2019, 10:05 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 10,365
Posted By JohnD10
That big level is meant to be mounted on the...

That big level is meant to be mounted on the kingpin of a 5th-wheel trailer and comes with a mounting bracket.

I've considered getting one of those, but I've seen too many of them out here in the...
Forum: Salem 05-07-2019, 09:57 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 14,836
Posted By JohnD10
If the four corner trailer stabilizers are all...

If the four corner trailer stabilizers are all down on the ground and a tire goes flat...

Then how is said trailer going to drop?

That is the myth of this...

I used slide stabilizers on my...
Forum: Salem 05-07-2019, 09:44 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 14,836
Posted By JohnD10
The flat tire part is a myth... Slide...

The flat tire part is a myth...

Slide stabilizers, if put under the slide to just stabilize the slide, will not cause any problems.

Too many scare tactics out there...
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 05-07-2019, 09:35 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,464
Posted By JohnD10
Same here... :trink39:

Same here...

:trink39:
Forum: Salem 05-07-2019, 09:28 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 14,836
Posted By JohnD10
The X-chocks will help, and the slide stabilizers...

The X-chocks will help, and the slide stabilizers will help if you have a lot of weight in the slide.

However, on the stabilizers on all four corners extended all the way to the ground?

If so,...
Forum: Running Gear, Axles, Brakes, Tires & Frames 05-07-2019, 09:23 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 10,365
Posted By JohnD10
I consider my 5'ver level when the shower door...

I consider my 5'ver level when the shower door stays open wherever I leave it open to.

If it swings one way or the other...it ain't level!

:trink39:
Forum: General Travel Trailer & Fifth Wheel Discussion 05-07-2019, 09:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,064
Posted By JohnD10
Yup! Always put them on my campers! ...

Yup!

Always put them on my campers!

Learned my lesson the hard way after having all three roof vents in my first camper destroyed by hail and the mess that I found inside afterwords.

I had...
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