Change Diff Dope -
Pulled cover off diff (that is a lightweight little sucker) –dug stuff out cleaned thoroughly inside diff and cover; No metal shavings or unusual artifacts – HooYah! Red Silicone ATV Gasket as per redwing suggestion (Thanks for that)..Premium 85-90 straight - with no LSD additive dope for the rear.. Slathered on the Red Silicone – put on clean cover and tightened bolts finger tight; Waited an hour for initial cure; Tightened bolts in a cross wise pattern until…Continue
Posted on July 31, 2012 at 8:52pm — 1 Comment
What really is unique here is the diversity of folks and their rigs... from authentic restored (or in process of restoring) first-gen bumper pulls and coaches to first-gen conversions (school bus into elegant motorhome type), to the ones who start with a blank sheet of paper and build their own "right" rig to simply taking a production piece and trying to update and refresh it for another round of service. They are all great!
Sure we all must enjoy camping, traveling, boondocking,…Continue
Posted on May 17, 2012 at 10:05pm — 4 Comments
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If you're curious - the brand is Armor Garage. They build a good case why their product is better than the rest. I am also using their roof sealant as well. I'll post pics when I get that done.
The logic - I wanted a "once and done" floor coating that is resistant to harsh service (as in RV), and easy to clean and maintain. Also, will add to the structural integrity of 27 year old flooring - yet not add much weight and still be flexible…
Posted on May 13, 2012 at 1:26pm — 2 Comments
(I never kept a log or many pics when renovating anything before - now I wish I had on a couple of projects - so I'm trying to do that with this one and see how it comes out.)
Finished pulling up all old carpet and cheesy linoleum rolled flooring - not even the cushy stuff...
I used auto carpet and upholstery cleaner on my barrel chairs when I removed them to get at the floor. Seemed to make a noticable difference.
(Salvaged parts of a prior post restored…Continue
Posted on April 28, 2012 at 10:53pm