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Forum: Sabre 03-31-2015, 10:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,918
Posted By awjoker
I realize this thread is a year old but wanted to...

I realize this thread is a year old but wanted to weigh in if someone else is searching. We own a Sabre TT and love it. The quality and floorplan is superior to most everything we looked at. Ours...
Forum: Palomino 08-30-2012, 09:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,177
Posted By awjoker
We didn't buy a new unit but if we did, we would...

We didn't buy a new unit but if we did, we would probably buy it there. As a farmboy, I prefer to buy things in a cornfield.
Forum: Windows, Awnings & Doors 08-30-2012, 09:12 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,894
Posted By awjoker
Ours wasn't making connection, so I unscrewed it,...

Ours wasn't making connection, so I unscrewed it, moved the latch over (within tht factory adjustment) and tightened. At that point, the latch rubbed the frame. So I moved it back to the original...
Forum: Pets 08-30-2012, 09:00 AM
Replies: 1,777
Views: 280,480
Posted By awjoker
Bentley is my wife's Corgi but he doesn't know...

Bentley is my wife's Corgi but he doesn't know it. He thinks he belongs to me. A great camping dog----he does NOT bark or make a peep unless you ask him if he wants a beer. :trink39: Seriously! ...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 08-30-2012, 08:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,003
Posted By awjoker
That's how we do it. Hook a bunch of hoses...

That's how we do it. Hook a bunch of hoses together (we carry 3). You do need to know whose hose you touch :p
Forum: Palomino 08-30-2012, 08:30 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,632
Posted By awjoker
If it's like most 12v systems, pull the stereo...

If it's like most 12v systems, pull the stereo out. There should be an antenna connector coming from it. My guess is that it's not connected. I know of 2 new campers lately that did not have the...
Forum: General Community Discussions 08-27-2012, 09:51 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,073
Posted By awjoker
That's a very good point, especially when pulling...

That's a very good point, especially when pulling a load. Cruise control on my Dodge is more accurately named speed control. It wants to maintain the constant speed. If there's a slow down, it may...
Forum: Palomino 08-27-2012, 08:52 AM
Replies: 646
Views: 74,129
Posted By awjoker
To check the level of LP, pour hot water down the...

To check the level of LP, pour hot water down the side of the tank. You can usually see some condensate difference. If not, feel the tank. LP is cool and the tank will feel coldest up to the level...
Forum: Running Gear, Axles, Brakes, Tires & Frames 08-22-2012, 09:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,710
Posted By awjoker
I was too. The side to side comments was an add...

I was too. The side to side comments was an add on. Lynx Levelers under the jack pads. ;)
Forum: Running Gear, Axles, Brakes, Tires & Frames 08-22-2012, 09:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,743
Posted By awjoker
Ditto f1100turbo.

Ditto f1100turbo.
Forum: Running Gear, Axles, Brakes, Tires & Frames 08-22-2012, 08:19 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,710
Posted By awjoker
Our group uses Lynx Levelers. If the ground is...

Our group uses Lynx Levelers. If the ground is soft, a 2x8 goes under them. For leveling side to side, a combination of Lynx Levelers and lumber is utilized. If you use lumber, be sure to cut the...
Forum: General Community Discussions 08-21-2012, 12:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,067
Posted By awjoker
We had a 2000 SunnyBrook and the wife wanted a...

We had a 2000 SunnyBrook and the wife wanted a bigger RV. We searched high and low to find quality anywhere comparable to that SunnyBrook. Not much came close. To me, quality was the most important...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 08-21-2012, 11:58 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,071
Posted By awjoker
One of each and I much prefer the TT. WIthout...

One of each and I much prefer the TT. WIthout the proper hitch setup, it does have more sway, though. The bonus to the 5er is more storage space in the basement, easier/quicker hookup, more...
Forum: Palomino 08-21-2012, 10:35 AM
Replies: 646
Views: 74,129
Posted By awjoker
It's funny that you say that. I often find...

It's funny that you say that. I often find myself watching the level in the mirror as I drive down the road. :D
Forum: Tent Campers and Pop Ups 08-21-2012, 10:17 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,060
Posted By awjoker
Looks great and it's a cool idea. It appears to...

Looks great and it's a cool idea. It appears to be made of hardwood. Most hardwoods can handle moisture from time to time. If you really want to put something on it, I would NOT use ordinary mineral...
Forum: Roo | Shamrock 08-21-2012, 10:08 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,808
Posted By awjoker
My teenage daughter names everything. Our last...

My teenage daughter names everything. Our last TT was "Sunny", our new one is "Sammy", her truck (a 93 Cummins powered Dodge) is "Bessie", my truck is "Bruiser", the wife's SUV is "Bernard", my...
Forum: Tips and Tricks 08-21-2012, 09:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 8,350
Posted By awjoker
We use something similar to this Bear Welcome...

We use something similar to this
Bear Welcome Sign Statue - Garden Statues at Hayneedle...
Forum: Off Topic 08-21-2012, 09:31 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 7,762
Posted By awjoker
I've been stuck with the nickname "Joker" for...

I've been stuck with the nickname "Joker" for over 20 years. Some folks don't even know my name. I tend to use it most of the time unless that username is taken. At that point, I use "aw" in front...
Forum: Palomino 08-21-2012, 09:13 AM
Replies: 646
Views: 74,129
Posted By awjoker
Just imagine how handy it is to look in your rear...

Just imagine how handy it is to look in your rear view mirror and know if your rig is level or not. Sometimes, just by pulling ahead or backing up just a few inches is adequate to change the level. ...
Forum: Palomino 08-21-2012, 08:37 AM
Replies: 646
Views: 74,129
Posted By awjoker
It makes no sense to my why RV manufacturers do...

It makes no sense to my why RV manufacturers do not put them on. They are built in the factory on the level and it would be an opportune time to install them before they are pulled out the door. ...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 08-17-2012, 01:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 12,086
Posted By awjoker
That particular model has been out a year or two...

That particular model has been out a year or two and are only $800-$1,000 with free shipping (check google or ebay). That's about the same price as a 5th wheel hitch and beats having two hitches and...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 08-17-2012, 12:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 12,086
Posted By awjoker
Lippert seems to contradict themselves, then. ...

Lippert seems to contradict themselves, then.

Lippert Named to Supply New Reese ‘Goose Box’ | RV Business (https://www.rvbusiness.com/2011/08/lippert-named-to-supply-new-reese-goose-box/)
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 08-17-2012, 11:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 12,086
Posted By awjoker
Absolutely, your choice. I've studied many...

Absolutely, your choice. I've studied many different frames and I personally don't see any structural differences (granted some are made with thicker main beams), just a difference in the hitch...
Forum: General Community Discussions 08-17-2012, 10:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,225
Posted By awjoker
I wouldn't rent mine...EVER! I would lend it to...

I wouldn't rent mine...EVER! I would lend it to a friend in need...but it would have to be a VERY good friend that I trusted a lot. Can't imagine letting a first timer practice by driving my...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 08-17-2012, 10:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 12,086
Posted By awjoker
Everyone that I camp with regularly has a 5er and...

Everyone that I camp with regularly has a 5er and they all have gooseneck adapters. That's a total of 11 different RVs with gooseneck adapters. Everyone of these guys has had the same rig for at...
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