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Forum: Running Gear, Axles, Brakes, Tires & Frames 08-10-2020, 07:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 369
Posted By Blackhat6mike
I would not leave the driveway without my test...

I would not leave the driveway without my test 507. It has truly saved us 5 different times. It warned us of three separate blowouts that we had during a 450 trip and a fast leak on the forth tire...
Forum: Wildcat 07-28-2020, 11:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,311
Posted By Blackhat6mike
We have used a Verizon Jetpack for several years...

We have used a Verizon Jetpack for several years with no problems as long as you donít want to stream movies. My wife runs her homeowners association management company on it since all of her...
Forum: Off Topic 07-28-2020, 11:36 PM
Replies: 14,433
Views: 376,973
Posted By Blackhat6mike
Post driver You guys got ahead of me.

Post driver

You guys got ahead of me.
Forum: Pets 07-28-2020, 11:32 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,375
Posted By Blackhat6mike
We have traveled with two cats for 6 years with a...

We have traveled with two cats for 6 years with a travel trailer. They ride in the truck with us on the move and seem to really enjoy themselves AFTER we get to our sit and transfer them to the...
Forum: Off Topic 07-26-2020, 07:48 PM
Replies: 14,433
Views: 376,973
Posted By Blackhat6mike
Death knell

Death knell
Forum: Off Topic 07-26-2020, 03:15 PM
Replies: 14,433
Views: 376,973
Posted By Blackhat6mike
hole shot

hole shot
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 07-23-2020, 09:34 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 7,649
Posted By Blackhat6mike
Solar

Best improvement that I made on my Aviator. The secret to a good solar system is the battery bank. I have 600 watts of panels feeding through a 40amp controller and charging 5 AGM batteries at 600...
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 07-18-2020, 10:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 286
Posted By Blackhat6mike
You may have an airlock in your fill vent. It...

You may have an airlock in your fill vent. It would lead you to believe your tank is full when it isn't. Check to see if there is a low point in the vent line.
Forum: Veteran's Forum 07-18-2020, 10:14 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,443
Posted By Blackhat6mike
Three combat tours in Vietnam as an airborne...

Three combat tours in Vietnam as an airborne Pathfinder with the 11th Pathfinder Company, 1st Cav. Div. Airborne. I logged 61 combat assaults while with the 1st Cav. The Pathfinders made 13 combat...
Forum: General Community Discussions 07-18-2020, 09:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 388
Posted By Blackhat6mike
Water weight

49 gallons of water is 400 lbs. Would you still be under max cargo weight with this amount of added weight?
Forum: Aviator 01-14-2020, 10:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,737
Posted By Blackhat6mike
Aviator For Sale

As much as I hate to part with my Aviator, my health now dictates oxygen 24/7 from Agent Orange damage from the Vietnam service.
I am asking $32,000 for it and will supply pictures and a list of...
Forum: Running Gear, Axles, Brakes, Tires & Frames 01-03-2020, 12:21 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,021
Posted By Blackhat6mike
TSTP System

We were headed up highway 301 in mid-Georgia with everything looking perfect on the blue monitor when approaching a red light, I noticed a wheel passing me on the right. It was mine as the lug studs...
Forum: Eastern USA 01-11-2019, 01:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,227
Posted By Blackhat6mike
Beverly Beach Campgrounds is within ocean spray...

Beverly Beach Campgrounds is within ocean spray of the beach....literally. You can backup right to the sea wall or across the street on A1A. Not cheap, but nothing directly ON the beach is.
It is...
Forum: General Community Discussions 01-11-2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 12,631
Posted By Blackhat6mike
It would look like a suppository without the...

It would look like a suppository without the swirlies!
Forum: General Community Discussions 01-11-2019, 12:53 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 12,631
Posted By Blackhat6mike
194382

194382
Forum: General Community Discussions 01-11-2019, 12:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,334
Posted By Blackhat6mike
I put ďTilesĒ on everything I own that can be...

I put ďTilesĒ on everything I own that can be stolen. They donít stop the thieves, but if you put them where they canít be seen, you can track down the item. They cost about $25 each, but are worth...
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 03-01-2018, 10:07 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,763
Posted By Blackhat6mike
Wi-Fi antennas

I installed two wi-fi booster antennas last year and it made a huge difference. Both antennas are from Radio Labs. One is a simple beam type of passive unit and the other is an omnidirectional unit...
Forum: Aviator 02-18-2018, 08:41 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 33,792
Posted By Blackhat6mike
Iím an electronics tech, so it was easy for me to...

Iím an electronics tech, so it was easy for me to put it together. I started with just a 10 watt panel to keep the batteries up and started adding panels from there. I turned the system on and the...
Forum: Aviator 01-31-2018, 02:46 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 33,792
Posted By Blackhat6mike
Wish I could get my DW to cook, but due to...

Wish I could get my DW to cook, but due to survival, I do all the cooking. BTW, you snowbirds can keep this freezing weather. It isnít supposed to freeze down here, but we have seen temps in the 20s...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 01-07-2018, 08:47 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,655
Posted By Blackhat6mike
Transfer Flow tanks are expensive, but you get...

Transfer Flow tanks are expensive, but you get what you pay for and you donít have to collect components and install everything. I guess you could call it more ďturn key installationĒ if you can...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 01-07-2018, 07:09 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,655
Posted By Blackhat6mike
And how do you get all the water back out of the...

And how do you get all the water back out of the tank before adding diesel again? I really donít want to go to the trouble of removing/replacing the tank/tool box from my capped bed.
Iíve been...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 01-07-2018, 04:34 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,655
Posted By Blackhat6mike
Gravity flow may work well for gasoline or diesel...

Gravity flow may work well for gasoline or diesel IN SUMMER when it warm, but cold diesel has trouble moving even when it is pumped. I filled up my tank last week when it was 27 degrees and it...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 01-07-2018, 04:10 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,655
Posted By Blackhat6mike
I would seriously consider installing a bung in...

I would seriously consider installing a bung in the bottom of the tank NOW whether or not you plan to use it as you won't be able to add it later after fuel is once loaded. No fabricater I know will...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 01-07-2018, 04:01 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,655
Posted By Blackhat6mike
Aux Fuel Tanks

I installed a 50 gallon fuel tank/toolbox ($750) in the bed of my 2500HD 5 years ago. First tried gravity transfer, but the truck was using fuel at about the same rate as the flow. I installed a...
Forum: Aviator 10-19-2017, 09:21 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 23,070
Posted By Blackhat6mike
That was our Aviator in Mistletoe State Park in...

That was our Aviator in Mistletoe State Park in August. We go there two or three times a year. Just got back from GA Veterans Memorial Pk. two weeks ago. We do love Lake Blackshear and there are...
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