April 2012 Blog Posts (13)

Going to the Dogs!!!

This K9 (All American) dog trailer just rolled off the assembly line. Each box is vented and has forced air. Sweet. Sometimes we get to do fun projects for our 4 legg'ed friends :). Enjoy

Added by Keith LaCanfora on April 29, 2012 at 1:59pm — No Comments


I'm new to this site and to rving. I have started restoring/rebuilding this rv, we found a ton of water damage in the hangover and in the rear. The sub floor seems stout. But I have a few questions, first does any one know if the 78 dodge 440 had the hardend exhaust valves and seats? Also is the outside wood paneling necassary when i go back together or can I just hang the siding back on without it? And has anyone had good luck of painting the paneling?

Added by donnie erdmann on April 23, 2012 at 5:35pm — No Comments

An Update

Hello to all! Well we have our plans for a trip to the lower end of the state We will be leaving May 4th. The work on the camper is almost done and what is not can wait till we get back. Such as new carpet in the bath and the cab. We found out the fridge did not work as it should so we ordered  a package deal on walmart online sales they had a Igloo brand fridge -freezer and a 1000 watt microwave package deal for about $150 the fridge was here in 2 days and the microwave is to be here…


Added by Nick Thegreek on April 22, 2012 at 6:22pm — 1 Comment

Myrtle is on Facebook!

Myrtle, our mid century modern 1964 Dodge Travco Motorhome is on facebook! If you'd like to stay in touch with Myrtle's adventure via Facebook, please like the page. Her page will include entries from her blog, interesting links, vintage rv supplies and decorating, events etc. https://www.facebook.com/MyrtleAndMe

Added by Myrtle on April 19, 2012 at 2:49am — 1 Comment

Here she is with a paint job

It has been a while since we posted .We have been working on the camper -installing new tires and getting her tuned up and a paint job. Take a look!…


Added by Nick Thegreek on April 14, 2012 at 7:15am — 4 Comments

more photos


Added by Brian Sheller on April 13, 2012 at 2:06pm — No Comments

My New to me 76 Roran

Hi there!  New to RVing and just purchased a 1976 Roran travel trailer.  I have never heard of this travel trailer and I cannont find any information regarding this trailer.  Any ideas?

I was impressed at the overall condition of the trailer.  Don't get me wrong, it needs some work, but it seems to be in pretty good shape.  Needs some work on the floor, the ceiling vents have a slight seep, nothing unexpected though.

On the short list is replacing a couple soft spots in the…


Added by Brian Sheller on April 10, 2012 at 11:46am — 5 Comments

Thousand Springs Idaho

Hi everyone, hope you had a nice Easter. We went out on our frist camping trip this weekend to Thousand Springs Idaho, near Hagerman. Friday night it droped to 22 degrees, monday comming home it was 76-78 degrees. Easter sunday it was was so nice to sit outside and watch the other campers childern hunting Easter eggs. Saterday morning I braved the cold about 6:am went fishing a little north of the camp site there is a hatchery next to the lakes. We caught our limit on Yellow Trout all were 3…


Added by Steve Barnes on April 10, 2012 at 5:35am — No Comments

back again

its been awhile but i finally got a picture up of my 1979 toyota dolphin.ive been doing some boondocking and fishing and everything is working great.its got 78.000 miles on it and runs great.will put up more photos soon.have a great spring and summer.who knows we may meet on the road!!  larry

Added by larry lawson on April 9, 2012 at 4:07pm — No Comments

Land Yacht

So I'm starting this blog as to maybe add more photos of before and after ?..Im sure I will screw it up ? lol

 I originally was looking for a pop-up camper to have for camping our various springs,parks,and ofcourse to take to Fort Desota Park http://www.pinellascounty.org/park/05_ft_desoto.htm . Its a great place to be and a short journey for my wife and I :)…


Added by Lee on April 8, 2012 at 10:23am — No Comments

1965 Nomad

 I would like to find a wieght on this , without going to a scale. does anyone know where I might find it on the coach ?

Added by cathy heald on April 7, 2012 at 12:33am — 1 Comment

A Little Dingy

My latest blog is posted. You can read it here Rollin in the Years. If I could figure out how to pull from my blog to here I would just post them here.

Added by Gary Gass on April 5, 2012 at 1:27pm — No Comments

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