I was asked by a few friends over the years,, what do I look for when buying a used RV,,,Motor home, trailers. (which includes bumper pulls and 5th wheels).
I first look at over-all structure. Looking for damage, especially water damage.
I walk around the outside looking at the siding , and looking underneath at the under carriage. This will include, holding tanks (if equipped).
I will check the tank drain valves for easy movement and any leakage.
I look at the…Continue
Just about every other day, media will do a report on these new so called mini homes or tiny homes on wheels. I laugh because they say its a NEW thing to have your home on wheels. News media interviewed a young lady who spent a little more then $70,000 to build her tiny home on wheels,It was 24 feet long and 8 foot wide. The media said its called MICRO living. She had a loft area for her bed and tiny kitchen with a single sink, A table top single cooking burner that runs off small coleman…Continue
I have a 1989 Winnabago Motorhome and I would like to put a slideout in the living room area. Can anyone tell me where to get parts and also
detailed instructions on how to do the job. Thank you, I hope some one who has done this can help me with the process.
I have noticed people looking for Windshields for their older model Motorhomes. I was able to get a windshield for my 1989 model LaSalle by Champion from the following company:
Custom Glass Solutions by Guardian,
24145 W Martin Road,
Millbury, Ohio 43447,
The madness started in March 2013. I was asked by Christine, my wife to search the internet for a grade 5 Alto Saxophone book for one of our twin boys. Quite a simple task for a woman but a guy with the entire internet at his fingertips, I don't think so!!!
The past few months have been some of the hardest for Good Ole George and I - both emotionally and financially. Was planning on heading for warmer climates as I can't stand the cold. Then my brother-in-law fell off a trailer and broke his neck so headed to Washington State to help out as the hospital they air-flighted him to was an hour and a half from their home. He had an angel watching over him that day. He was in surgery approx. 14 hours but came through with…Continue
looking for some feed back and ideas! i need to be able to carry my spare on the outside of the trailer. i've seen them mounted off the rear bumper and tongue. the tongue is pretty small so i'm thinking the rear bumper. short of full on custom fabrication, any shortcuts? appreciate any help! steve
okay, what hat can i pull and 31 year old owners manual out of? any idea's? thanks, steve < =O)
Here's some various photos taken while on my friends boat in and around the Miami and South Beach… Continue
GREAT NEWS! I found a job and was hired yesterday! i start next wednesday 2/25 [my mom's birthday]! thanks for the encouragement and prayers...especially your's PAT! tomorrow is my 6th month reunion of unemployment and i'm just so thankful for God's faithfulness in my life. above is a picture of last week's annual camping trip up in the san bernardino mountains at a camp called horse springs, the back way up to big pine flats out of hisperia… Continue
Don't camp at Twelve Oaks campground because if you do you may stay forever; many folks here seem to have set down stakes for good. We're here at Twelve Oaks RV Resort in Sanford, Florida about 12 miles from the Orlando. Just about right; 20 minutes to Disney and Orlando, the airport or only 30 miles to ocean… Continue
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Here's some pictures of the 2009 Daytona Beach Bike Week as it just starts up. Hundreds of Bikes blastin down the highway all going to Daytona for… Continue
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Last week Miss Funfinder, GPS Linda, Lady dog, myself and friends drifted over to the neighboring state of Arkasas to the town of Heber Springs to do some serious trout fishing. Now, you… Continue
Added by Pat Daly on April 20, 2009 at 10:37pm — No Comments
Being an old "ad hack" and retro camper guy I've always loved vintage RV and vintage camper logos so I thought I'd start a blog here and ask folks like you to add vintage rv logos, posters, book covers or anything else you think is cool, vintage and retro. Thanks for adding your additions here.
Just click on the little "black camera" logo above your comments to add yours!
Note: pizel sizes of 300 by 280 pixels or so work best. If…