July 2011 Blog Posts (5)

Gettin' to the nitty-gritty.....



Second Saturday (aka second day) of working on the camper. It is so stinkin' hot in Texas!! So when you just have a fan hooked up for circulating air, you just gotta know you're gonna do some serious, dripping, excessive sweating!! We worked for about 6 hours on the camper.....Jack checking out duct work, holding tank, water lines; me cleaning, cleaning, cleaning. Pulling in a shop vac, arming myself with Lysol, Comet, Simple…

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Added by Jack & Connie on July 24, 2011 at 3:35pm — 3 Comments

concluding my Texas trip

Hey Gang,

Just wanted to conclude my Texas trip with some additional thoughts and sum it up.



I was quite amused by the 6 day weather forecast. It read 95 - 94 - 96 - 98 HOT - 96 - 95.

98 Hot? What is 95 and 96 a cold front?



I was saddened, which I guess I shouldn't be any more but I was, to see the same old same old corporate stores and restaurants we have here in Ohio. Just looking at the freeway exits it could be Anywhere USA.



I haven't seen all of… Continue

Added by carey masci on July 19, 2011 at 2:21am — No Comments

The Fun Begins!



Maybe "fun" isn't what I would use to describe todays work.....more like sweat-y, grunge-y, icky. But still.....somewhere in the middle of all of that it was FUN!! Maybe if it hadn't been 104 degrees in Texas today.....

We finished getting the rest of the loose trash out of the camper. Decided to go ahead and pull the couch / bed out (we plan to replace it with a futon once the re-do is…

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Added by Jack & Connie on July 16, 2011 at 9:14pm — 2 Comments

Here we go!!

So ready to get going on the RV remodel! Just brought the "new" RV home 2 days ago. We got a great deal on it, which is a really good thing cuz I got 7.....yes, 7!!..... bags of trash out of it yesterday and hope to finish de-trashing it tomorrow morning. Nothing too gross (except that it was somebody else's trash). But still.....eeeewwww!! But everything still works on the RV and the outside isn't in too terrible condition. We're going to try to get it as clean as possible tomorrow and get… Continue

Added by Jack & Connie on July 15, 2011 at 11:26pm — 6 Comments

New Hope

I just purchased an 82 Pace Arrow and was excited to finally have my first RV. I quickly became discoureged when I took it in to have an exhaust leak fixed and after 2 shops and $6000 I still have an exhaust leak. I figured I would get it fixed later and afterall I now have new brakes radiator batery tires belts hoses and fluids. I hooked up water to the city inlet only to find that the plumbing was broke so I replaced the water lines and started on the flooring. I wanted to tear the 30 year…

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Added by Lee Houston on July 11, 2011 at 7:19pm — No Comments

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