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Winter RV Storage

Some County Fairgrounds rent out their enclosed buildings for winter RV storage.  Several East of the Cascades in my area are the Spokane County Fairgrounds,  the Fairgrounds near Cusick, WA and in Deer Park, WA.  Also, the former old Costco building on Sprague Avenue in Spokane rents parking spaces.  Some rent by the foot for around $12/foot for a one time charge for the months of Oct. 1 thru March 25th.  You can take your rig out and put it back in during the rental period, however, they…


Added by Patricia O'Brien on October 8, 2013 at 12:21pm — 1 Comment

Why I had to reup

To my surprise, I was dropped from this site, so I rejoined and have been approved.  My Profile was still intact so I guess I'm in again.  I have a question about the MIL strength of diamond plate to put on the front of my camper.  What MIL is good to deter damage to the diamond plate from rocks? 

Added by Patricia O'Brien on September 25, 2013 at 11:00pm — 1 Comment

Insuring a vintage RV

Hi...need to insure my little oldie before I can put her into winter storage..any ideas on who will insure a '56 camper?

Added by Patricia O'Brien on August 26, 2013 at 3:57pm — 2 Comments

Leaf Springs next

Hi folks....I'm looking into to replacing the leaf springs on my '56 Terry.  The previous owners thought it was too difficult to change a tire because the camper is low, so they had the leaf springs put on top of the axle.  Now the camper is about 2.5 feet off the ground.  I'd like to switch and lower the camper, but not sure if current situation is a good one or not to keep?  I just brought my camper home from sellers and didn't quite master backing it up into the storage spot perfect, but…


Added by Patricia O'Brien on June 30, 2013 at 11:35am — 3 Comments

'56 Terry 13' Brakes

Can the '56 Terry brake system be replaced when they wear out?  Current owner does not use the brakes and suggested I don't either as they are not replaceable  Any info on this issue, thanks.

Added by Patricia O'Brien on June 10, 2013 at 11:56am — 1 Comment



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