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Forum: No Boundaries (NoBo) 06-03-2020, 09:48 AM
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Views: 3,473
Posted By rockfordroo
Here are some of the ways they've come up with to...

Here are some of the ways they've come up with to plumb these water heaters. Hopefully it will help some. The PDF is the same drawing, but has some pics included.
Forum: Rockwood 06-03-2020, 09:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 647
Posted By rockfordroo
If your soft-start was just a capacitor, you...

If your soft-start was just a capacitor, you might want to look into a Micro-Air before you spend money on a new generator. I have no personal experience, but it seems to have positive responses...
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 06-02-2020, 09:31 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,668
Posted By rockfordroo
Actually, as I said, what I pointed out was for...

Actually, as I said, what I pointed out was for checking for continuity. But you're actually checking for a short, which would be there all the time, so what you had done previously was OK. But be...
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 06-02-2020, 07:57 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,668
Posted By rockfordroo
You do realize that if you're trying to measure...

You do realize that if you're trying to measure continuity, then if you want to read continuity from the jacks power wire (at the circuit breaker) through the jack motor to ground, you need to press...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 06-02-2020, 07:07 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 6,622
Posted By rockfordroo
Wow. :(

Wow. :(
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 06-02-2020, 07:03 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 13,496
Posted By rockfordroo
Air bags don't "boost suspension capacity." They...

Air bags don't "boost suspension capacity." They don't increase the capability of the axles or the springs, or the wheels or the tires. They only jack up the back of the truck.

2500 lbs...
Forum: Rockwood 06-02-2020, 02:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 728
Posted By rockfordroo
Didn't realize you had a 5ver or I would have...

Didn't realize you had a 5ver or I would have said laundry chute, too.
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 06-02-2020, 02:54 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,668
Posted By rockfordroo
I believe most jacks have in-line fuses. You...

I believe most jacks have in-line fuses. You need to follow the wiring to find it.
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 06-02-2020, 01:08 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,668
Posted By rockfordroo
I'd say it's pretty clear that you have a short...

I'd say it's pretty clear that you have a short of some kind going on after the circuit breaker. You just need to find it. Could be a wire rubbing on something or a mouse chewed it.

Something to...
Forum: General Community Discussions 06-02-2020, 01:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 774
Posted By rockfordroo
Not to worry - a WDH will take care of that! ...

Not to worry - a WDH will take care of that! :roflblack:

Or maybe a set of wheelie bars.

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Forum: Rockwood 06-02-2020, 12:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 728
Posted By rockfordroo
My guess on the hole in the vanity is to allow...

My guess on the hole in the vanity is to allow some access to the storage area without having to go outside. On my Roo 19, outside storage was under the sofa, so I could access it from inside by...
Forum: Rockwood 06-02-2020, 12:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 647
Posted By rockfordroo
There are a lot of variables. How well...

There are a lot of variables. How well insulated, how many windows, camping in shade or not, outside humidity. But the biggest one, IMHO, is "how cool do you want it?" We typically set ours to 80...
Forum: Plumbing and Water Systems & Fixtures 06-02-2020, 12:42 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,876
Posted By rockfordroo
This is a great idea. To go a step...

This is a great idea.

To go a step further, after pushing the clog back in, I would then re-close the valve, refill the hose, then open the valve and put the hose into the sewer outlet all in...
Forum: Rockwood 06-01-2020, 04:09 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,804
Posted By rockfordroo
The WDH actually DOES change the tongue weight -...

The WDH actually DOES change the tongue weight - it adds another 75-100 lbs (i.e., the weight of the WDH) to tongue weight!
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 06-01-2020, 01:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 965
Posted By rockfordroo
I've seen some folks here towing with a Nissan NV...

I've seen some folks here towing with a Nissan NV Passenger Van. Nissan's website says up to 2800 lbs payload.

BUT: More bling = less payload. The ONLY way to know the actual payload is to...
Forum: Rockwood 06-01-2020, 01:38 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,262
Posted By rockfordroo
Looking at Goodyear's website, I don't think...

Looking at Goodyear's website, I don't think these come in Load Range D in your size. D's only come in 205's and 215's. But as Fonzie said, you can run them at lower pressures. (Just make sure...
Forum: Rockwood 06-01-2020, 12:27 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,262
Posted By rockfordroo
I'd get the E's. Better too much than too little.

I'd get the E's. Better too much than too little.
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 06-01-2020, 12:22 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,936
Posted By rockfordroo
Ignore tow capacity until AFTER you've figured...

Ignore tow capacity until AFTER you've figured out payload.

The payload will be on a sticker on the drivers door frame. DO NOT use any payload from brochures, advertisements, website, etc. They...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 06-01-2020, 11:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,237
Posted By rockfordroo
Then you should have a plywood floor. Go for it!

Then you should have a plywood floor. Go for it!
Forum: Modifications and Updates 05-31-2020, 11:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,237
Posted By rockfordroo
You didn't say what year your Micro Lite is. ...

You didn't say what year your Micro Lite is. Prior to 2017 (summer, I believe), the Micro Lites/Mini Lites had a luan/foam sandwich floor. So if yours was built earlier than summer 2017, you don't...
Forum: General Tech and Repair 05-31-2020, 11:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 917
Posted By rockfordroo
If you're sure the blue one turns on the gas for...

If you're sure the blue one turns on the gas for the water heater, the red one may be for tank heaters. Maybe look at your tanks and see if there are heater strips on the bottom of them.

They'll...
Forum: Flagstaff 05-31-2020, 10:37 PM
Replies: 680
Views: 215,218
Posted By rockfordroo
It's not just a single sheet of luan. It's a...

It's not just a single sheet of luan. It's a sandwich of foam with luan on top and bottom.

Here's a pic of a luan floor that someone is repairing.
...
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 05-31-2020, 07:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,754
Posted By rockfordroo
My Roku has two connections: 1. HDMI - plug...

My Roku has two connections:

1. HDMI - plug this into the TV's HDMI connection. THEN remember to go into the TV's menu and tell it to start using that HDMI connection.

2. USB power...
Forum: Flagstaff 05-31-2020, 07:06 PM
Replies: 680
Views: 215,218
Posted By rockfordroo
I have a Mini Lite with the luan floors. No...

I have a Mini Lite with the luan floors. No issues in over 5 years (knock on wood). I had a Roo 19 for 3 years, no issues. Do people have problems with the luan floor? Sure. A large percentage...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 05-31-2020, 01:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,254
Posted By rockfordroo
1/4 cup bleach per 10 gal of water.

1/4 cup bleach per 10 gal of water.
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