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Forum: General Travel Trailer & Fifth Wheel Discussion 11-18-2020, 09:55 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,933
Posted By Windjammin
I liked the idea of this type of step since they...

I liked the idea of this type of step since they seemed to be more solid than the folding steps that came with my trailer. I initially got the Morrride steps but to install them required...
Forum: Pets 10-03-2020, 04:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 622
Posted By Windjammin
Look under the "Forest River Lifestyle" forum and...

Look under the "Forest River Lifestyle" forum and "Pets".
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 09-15-2020, 10:49 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,105
Posted By Windjammin
Mine is 120 volt if power is available otherwise...

Mine is 120 volt if power is available otherwise it resorts to propane and running the electronics off 12 volt.
Forum: Electrical, Charging Systems & Solar 09-15-2020, 10:42 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,105
Posted By Windjammin
Last year we stayed in Denali NP for 7 days with...

Last year we stayed in Denali NP for 7 days with no hookups. I ran my 2000 watt generator for 4 hours every afternoon to keep the battery recharged with no problems.
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 08-08-2020, 10:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 161
Posted By Windjammin
Mine would not work with my trailer either when I...

Mine would not work with my trailer either when I first got it. Come to find out the factory wired the cable and satellite connections backwards. I exchanged the connections and the system works...
Forum: Tips and Tricks 07-10-2020, 09:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 902
Posted By Windjammin
Dexter makes spacer blocks to fit between the...

Dexter makes spacer blocks to fit between the frame and the torsion axles that can raise the trailer about 2 inches. When I had my Windjammer trailer I had to have these installed by the dealer to...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 07-09-2020, 09:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 140
Posted By Windjammin
I don't have the Anderson but I do have the...

I don't have the Anderson but I do have the Pullrite Superlite. It is similar to the Anderson. Never had an issue with turning. My fiver has a contoured front that really helps with turning. Once...
Forum: Eastern USA 07-03-2020, 09:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 549
Posted By Windjammin
We stopped at the Luray KOA a couple or years...

We stopped at the Luray KOA a couple or years back. Got off I-81 at the US 211 exit. No issues going on 211 and 340. Took my time and enjoyed the scenery. Used manual shifting when going downhill.
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 05-30-2020, 09:36 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,450
Posted By Windjammin
We have Dish service at our house and use it in...

We have Dish service at our house and use it in our RV.

1. Can't say what the annual increase is.
2. We have a Hopper 3 at the house and its costs $15 per month.
3. At the house with the...
Forum: Roo | Shamrock 05-21-2020, 12:19 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,979
Posted By Windjammin
Don't know about your state but in Florida I...

Don't know about your state but in Florida I don't think a car seat in the front seat is legal. That would eliminate the pickup truck as the tow vehicle.
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 05-03-2020, 10:23 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,199
Posted By Windjammin
I have a Dish Pathway antenna and Wally receiver....

I have a Dish Pathway antenna and Wally receiver. The antenna can receive both east and west satellites and has worked well as long as I have a clear path to one of the two satellite constellations....
Forum: Appliances and Electronics 04-28-2020, 10:06 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 558
Posted By Windjammin
I have Dish service at home and a Pathway...

I have Dish service at home and a Pathway portable satellite dish with 211 receiver for the RV. I have used the system all over the country as far north as Alaska. It works great as long as I have...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 04-26-2020, 04:03 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,641
Posted By Windjammin
I have a 2016 F250 and it rides smooth on a...

I have a 2016 F250 and it rides smooth on a smooth road surface. Watch the salesman's lips. If they move when he talks he is probably lying.
Forum: Western USA 04-22-2020, 09:43 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,287
Posted By Windjammin
In 2016 we stayed at Lightner Creek CG. It is...

In 2016 we stayed at Lightner Creek CG. It is about 5 miles west of Durango so an easy drive into town and to Mesa Verde NP to the west.
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 03-06-2020, 10:10 PM
Replies: 695
Views: 35,861
Posted By Windjammin
I heard on the news that in the US this season 39...

I heard on the news that in the US this season 39 million people have contracted the flu and 18000 of those have died.
Forum: FR3 03-03-2020, 08:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,144
Posted By Windjammin
I had a similar problem the first time I used...

I had a similar problem the first time I used mine. Turns out the installers put a screw through the black tank fill line when they installed the shower.
Forum: Western USA 02-16-2020, 09:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 694
Posted By Windjammin
When we were there 4 years ago we stayed at...

When we were there 4 years ago we stayed at Lightner Creek CG just outside of Durango. Good location for Durango and Mesa Verde. Then we moved up to Ouray RV Park for Ouray, Silverton and Telluride.
Forum: General Community Discussions 02-15-2020, 01:02 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,094
Posted By Windjammin
An outside kitchen was not on my list of must...

An outside kitchen was not on my list of must haves when looking for our new rig But the one we selected had it. Now that I have one I love it and would look for one on a new rig if we look for one....
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 01-26-2020, 08:18 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,141
Posted By Windjammin
Agree with what DDC said. I don't have a slider...

Agree with what DDC said. I don't have a slider and have never needed one. Once I tested the setup by backing into my driveway and intentionally cut it really hard. Before I got near the cab I had...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches & Toads 01-23-2020, 08:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,437
Posted By Windjammin
The weight police would say no but I don't see...

The weight police would say no but I don't see any problems doing it at campground speeds for that short distance.
Forum: On the Road | Travel Chat 01-14-2020, 09:56 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,456
Posted By Windjammin
We travelled to Alaska last summer. I carried...

We travelled to Alaska last summer. I carried two 5 gallon fuel cans with me filling them up before we crossed the border. Did not need to use them, not even close. There were plenty of fuel...
Forum: On the Road | Travel Chat 01-06-2020, 08:23 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 12,249
Posted By Windjammin
When I had my gas truck I used Google Maps in...

When I had my gas truck I used Google Maps in advance to look for gas stations that would be suitable for me pulling a 30 foot trailer to get in and out. Now with a diesel truck I use an app called...
Forum: Dollars & Cents 01-05-2020, 08:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,384
Posted By Windjammin
I too have USAA and pay about the same as...

I too have USAA and pay about the same as aufinger.
Forum: On the Road | Travel Chat 12-30-2019, 10:10 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,916
Posted By Windjammin
Check out a book called "Alaska Toursaver"...

Check out a book called "Alaska Toursaver" online. It is a coupon book full of mostly 2 for 1 coupons good for various things in Alaska. It costs about $100 but you get that back with the first...
Forum: Modifications and Updates 12-20-2019, 09:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,698
Posted By Windjammin
I installed the Lippert Correct Track system...

I installed the Lippert Correct Track system primarily to raise the frame for better clearance over a slide bracket near the tires. It raised the trailer almost 2 inches which provided much more...
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