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Forum: General Community Discussions 07-23-2020, 10:16 AM
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Posted By ryand
Saw the same thing a few weeks ago in Door County...

Saw the same thing a few weeks ago in Door County Wisconsin.
Forum: General Community Discussions 07-23-2020, 09:47 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 10,623
Posted By ryand
I will once we depart.

I will once we depart.
Forum: General Community Discussions 07-23-2020, 09:42 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 10,623
Posted By ryand
I know that this topic has touched a bit of a...

I know that this topic has touched a bit of a nerve with some, understand that when I wrote it I was a bit angry (we had suffered a blowout along the way, reached into my pocket for an extra 1,000...
Forum: General Community Discussions 07-23-2020, 09:31 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 10,623
Posted By ryand
To clarify, slightly wrong word...

To clarify, slightly wrong word choice....”separated” from people (and their sites). The place I am currently at describes their deluxe patio site as spacious and secluded. By definition it appears...
Forum: General Community Discussions 07-22-2020, 08:42 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 10,623
Posted By ryand
I know my “wants” are not realistic....But I do...

I know my “wants” are not realistic....But I do think that mid missouri and Illinois offers fantastic values at COE and some state parks that check all the boxes and have us spoiled to a large...
Forum: General Community Discussions 07-21-2020, 12:11 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 10,623
Posted By ryand
Thanks for your input....not stepping into this...

Thanks for your input....not stepping into this pile with you because what you read and what I typed are two different things. Please get off your ivory tower and consider the fact you do not know...
Forum: General Community Discussions 07-21-2020, 11:34 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 10,623
Posted By ryand
Are we Spoiled? Or Am I a campground Snob?

Its been awhile since I last posted here so forgive me for injecting this topic for my return back but it's currently the situation we have found ourselves in and I wont name any campground names but...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 03-05-2020, 09:31 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,040
Posted By ryand
It really depends on if the savings is worth the...

It really depends on if the savings is worth the worry for you personally . The good news is that the damage was reparable what ever it was, so likely there were no major structural issues. Its...
Forum: Welcome Mat 03-04-2020, 10:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 306
Posted By ryand
Welcome from another here in MO. As you already...

Welcome from another here in MO. As you already know there are many great spots in this state. This site was a huge help when we got into RV travel years ago. Enjoy and be safe!
Forum: Modifications and Updates 02-14-2020, 11:22 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,076
Posted By ryand
JT Strong Arms or Similar Opinions

We have a SOB travel trailer that is nearly 37’ long and even with x chocks and a stable concrete pad it wobbles when the kids turn over in their bunks and walk around. Investigating the JT strong...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 02-14-2020, 11:01 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,095
Posted By ryand
Many threads and topic here and can speak from...

Many threads and topic here and can speak from experience going from 1500 to 2500 (No matter what power plant) the towing experience is greatly improved with the heavier duty truck. Night and day...
Forum: General Community Discussions 02-08-2020, 02:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 261
Posted By ryand
Aldi 2000K Inverter

Don’t know if you have an Aldi by you, but saw this today. Its not a Yamaha, or Honda or even Champion but it might be worth looking into for the right person. Don’t know who makes it......Looks like...
Forum: Central USA 01-25-2020, 12:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,422
Posted By ryand
Been to Branson a handful of times, with and...

Been to Branson a handful of times, with and without the trailer. Most, if not all of the private campground leave a lot to be desired. In my option in the only place to stay is the new arm of the...
Forum: General Community Discussions 01-25-2020, 12:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,262
Posted By ryand
If you are anywhere near SW Missouri there is a...

If you are anywhere near SW Missouri there is a large RV salvage yard just off I-44. Colaw RV, Its close to Joplin. I dont know if they let you run around on your own but its a good place to pick up...
Forum: General Community Discussions 11-22-2019, 11:41 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,216
Posted By ryand
I saw our FR leave with another family in March...

I saw our FR leave with another family in March and like you I strayed over to the GD product line. We purchased a new 3170BH Imagine and have had a few issues but nothing major. I have been pleased...
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 10-01-2019, 03:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 214
Posted By ryand
That was the plan. However, generator will start...

That was the plan. However, generator will start the a/c but will overload after up and running little while. The easy start just ramps up the compressor to start the ac, it won’t lower the amps...
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 10-01-2019, 03:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 214
Posted By ryand
15k vs Yamaha 2400ihc Advice needed

Hi All-

I upgraded trailers this year and will be needing to use our generator a few times though the year. I have a Yamaha 2400ihc that would start and run our old 13k unit with little issue, but...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 09-25-2019, 12:31 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,615
Posted By ryand
I have not needed to re-enforce the poles, they...

I have not needed to re-enforce the poles, they have held well since June. However that may be necessary if you are moving them often or full timing with them. One thing I will note, that I didn't...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 09-03-2019, 09:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,473
Posted By ryand
My truck is a 2015 and pull a trailer with a GCVW...

My truck is a 2015 and pull a trailer with a GCVW of about 9500#
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 09-01-2019, 09:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,473
Posted By ryand
All depends on how the truck is being used, for...

All depends on how the truck is being used, for me the 100k mileage on the odometer represents less than 10% of those miles were used for towing purposes. I worked as an dealership tech for many...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 08-31-2019, 04:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,473
Posted By ryand
Yep. My 11 required all 16 every 30k.

Yep. My 11 required all 16 every 30k.
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 08-31-2019, 04:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,473
Posted By ryand
I understand your point, however all fluids...

I understand your point, however all fluids looked great including rear diff. I don’t see the benefit of doing things earlier than required if you are Following the guidelines of the Manufacturer.
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 08-31-2019, 10:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,473
Posted By ryand
Ram 6.4 maintenance 100k

My Ram just rolled over 100k miles and it’s time to do some maintenance and for some weird reason I felt the need to share the details. Having only done oil changes, 1 set of tires and three air...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 06-13-2019, 10:51 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,615
Posted By ryand
207191207192207193 It all seems to work...

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It all seems to work well. I bought stainless eye bolts to use in place of the lock pins, but I think I will keep things as they are. The acme adapter bang against the arm while...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 06-10-2019, 10:25 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,615
Posted By ryand
I had pinholes in my last unit, I used the repair...

I had pinholes in my last unit, I used the repair tape found on line and at camping world. It was essentially HD packing tape. Don’t waste your money in my opinion.
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