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Forum: Boondocking 08-27-2019, 12:39 PM
Replies: 307
Views: 53,647
Posted By windsurfdog
Thanks! Just purchased mine this morning.

Thanks! Just purchased mine this morning.
Forum: General Tech and Repair 08-07-2019, 12:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,906
Posted By windsurfdog
Standard chocks on one side, X-chock on the...

Standard chocks on one side, X-chock on the other...
Forum: Flagstaff 07-31-2019, 12:05 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,738
Posted By windsurfdog
I, too, have a 21DS...2016...and weight of pantry...

I, too, have a 21DS...2016...and weight of pantry or fridge contents are not causing your problems especially with 2 batteries mounted...up front I assume...and propane tanks (30#?) full.

Do you...
Forum: Rockwood 07-29-2019, 05:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,520
Posted By windsurfdog
This is your friend: Actual Weights - Fifth...

This is your friend:

Actual Weights - Fifth Wheel Weights from CAT Scales - Towing Planner (https://towingplanner.com/ActualWeights/FifthWheelCatScales)
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 07-29-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,790
Posted By windsurfdog
Interesting. My Blue Ox is solid as a rock.

Interesting. My Blue Ox is solid as a rock.
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 07-16-2019, 02:22 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,543
Posted By windsurfdog
I was under the impression that electrolysis was...

I was under the impression that electrolysis was the cause of tank deterioration which means that no deterioration from electrolysis will occur when no electriclty is introduced to the system. Your...
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 07-12-2019, 10:45 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 11,826
Posted By windsurfdog
Black tank fumes would smell like roses compared...

Black tank fumes would smell like roses compared to what I lay in the bowl...:rolleyes:

Seriously, have never had any problems with black tank fumes when the fan is running.
Forum: Modifications and Updates 07-12-2019, 10:29 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 9,217
Posted By windsurfdog
Fits perfectly. Just make sure you get the...

Fits perfectly. Just make sure you get the proper depth/length of the threaded portion that holds the locking tab...measure your current ones and order accordingly.

Love not having to deal with...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 07-12-2019, 07:58 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 9,217
Posted By windsurfdog
^^This and this: ...

^^This and this:

https://www.amazon.com/Combi-Cam-7850R-L-Combination-Chrome-Finish/dp/B000W7DBWA/ref=lp_3022812011_1_1?srs=3022812011&ie=UTF8&qid=1562936194&sr=8-1
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 06-10-2019, 09:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,515
Posted By windsurfdog
Use this: Actual Weights - Travel...

Use this:
Actual Weights - Travel Trailer/Bumper Pull Weights from CAT Scales - Towing Planner (https://towingplanner.com/ActualWeights/TravelTrailerCatScales)
Forum: Running Gear, Axles, Brakes, Tires & Frames 05-22-2019, 12:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,901
Posted By windsurfdog
Between the axles on the frame...unless you want...

Between the axles on the frame...unless you want to risk damaging the axle assembly.

And make sure you double check your tightened lug nuts...don't ask me how I know...:(
Forum: General Travel Trailer & Fifth Wheel Discussion 05-11-2019, 08:12 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 9,642
Posted By windsurfdog
I'm with JohnD10...come to a forum for...

I'm with JohnD10...come to a forum for assistance/opinions...refuse to offer important requested information (sticker specs)...and expect people to offer valid troubleshooting information?
Forum: Rockwood 05-10-2019, 01:01 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,143
Posted By windsurfdog
The Murphy Bed will not open unless the slide is...

The Murphy Bed will not open unless the slide is out in my 2016 21DS which is basically the same floorplan as the 2104S. This layout is quite roomy for such a small footprint only if the MB is...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 05-01-2019, 03:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,081
Posted By windsurfdog
OP, I agree with statements re: the...

OP,

I agree with statements re: the Tekonsha Prodigy3 brake controller...a fine unit.

I would also suggest a Blue Ox SwayPro with 550# spring bars...IF your tongue weight is indeed 413# as you...
Forum: General Tech and Repair 05-01-2019, 02:25 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 6,590
Posted By windsurfdog
Think of it this way...paying for a full hookup...

Think of it this way...paying for a full hookup allows you privilege to use the sewage system anytime during your stay without having to move. Quite a bit different from someone using a fhu site...
Forum: Windows, Awnings & Doors 05-01-2019, 01:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 623
Posted By windsurfdog
Time to upgrade: ...

Time to upgrade:
https://www.amazon.com/Combi-Cam-7850R-L-Combination-Chrome-Finish/dp/B000W7GC5S/ref=sr_1_37?keywords=rv%2Bkeyless%2Block&qid=1556734638&s=gateway&sr=8-37&th=1
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 05-01-2019, 11:31 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 9,739
Posted By windsurfdog
Sensors? Ha...we don' need no steenking...

Sensors? Ha...we don' need no steenking sensors...
Forum: Forester and Sunseeker 04-30-2019, 08:57 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 15,635
Posted By windsurfdog
Risk vs. effort. Risk is extremely small in an...

Risk vs. effort. Risk is extremely small in an open area such as a fuel station. Risk in a tunnel is still small but tunnel systems that post propane off protocols should be obeyed.

For those...
Forum: Tips and Tricks 04-30-2019, 08:31 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 10,851
Posted By windsurfdog
10 secs out...10 secs in...risk vs. effort...

10 secs out...10 secs in...risk vs. effort overwhelmingly favors using as NMW describes...
Forum: Flagstaff 04-24-2019, 02:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,536
Posted By windsurfdog
I've had this happen twice now. Mine has an...

I've had this happen twice now. Mine has an inline mini-fuse in the wire coming from the trailer to the tongue. Both times pulled the fuse, looked fine but would not allow power to the jack. ...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 04-16-2019, 04:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,445
Posted By windsurfdog
Make sure your chain is "straight"...that is...

Make sure your chain is "straight"...that is untwisted...before you count the links for desired tension. I've never experienced a bound chain and maybe one reason is attention to twisting. Plus, a...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 03-18-2019, 10:38 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,632
Posted By windsurfdog
Wow...OP asks for opinions, gets some very sound...

Wow...OP asks for opinions, gets some very sound advice which he solicited, then uses a large dose of sarcasm to berate those offering to help. And this is all WITH NO ATTEMPT TO ACTUALLY LOAD AND...
Forum: General Community Discussions 03-13-2019, 01:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 625
Posted By windsurfdog
+2...same situation here except I was on the...

+2...same situation here except I was on the Verizon system...no problems at all with ST...4G LTE. And, like babock, I also switched to Google Fi but I got a brand new Motorola G6 from Fi for $99...
Forum: General Tech and Repair 02-27-2019, 03:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,379
Posted By windsurfdog
Do away with the keys altogether: ...

Do away with the keys altogether:

https://www.amazon.com/Combi-Cam-7850R-M-Chrome-Medium-Combinated/dp/B000W7GC5S

Replaced mine and love'em.
Forum: Cedar Creek 02-27-2019, 02:37 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,190
Posted By windsurfdog
Make sure it is cold before you leave. Keep...

Make sure it is cold before you leave.
Keep non-perishables only...beer, sodas, etc.
Leave it closed until you get to your destination...it should stay cool.
And, if you like, you can always...
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