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Need Boat brought to AZ from NY
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Hi folks, well just a thought and hope. If anyone is headed to Arizona and can bring my boat from NY 13439, I'd love to help out with gas up to $1000. Just thought Id hope I'd catch someone or if you…Continue

Tags: Rv, gas, shipping, boat

Started this discussion. Last reply by ben southgate Aug 5, 2012.

Arizona RV Salavge Yard in AZ
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Arizona RV Salvage2600 S 7th Ave.Phoenix, AZ 85007602-272-0301877-824-8242Arizona RV Salvage WebsiteContinue

Started this discussion. Last reply by ben southgate Sep 5, 2017.

Travel trailer re-paint???
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I would like to tackle repainting the outside of my RV. If you see my pictures it's A 30 ft fleet wood. I was thinking to remove windows etc  do a light sand in placesAnd maybe some paint thinners to…Continue

Tags: rv, Painting

Started this discussion. Last reply by ben southgate Jan 30, 2012.

Atwood Water Heater Pilot Light
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I have an Atwood 6 gallon Water Heater. Pilot light seems strong, Thermocouple is new and glowing Red hot, but the pilot light will not remain lit after the button is released, even after some time…Continue

Tags: light, pilot, heater, water, Atwood

Started this discussion. Last reply by david craft Nov 29, 2014.

 

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ben southgate replied to ben southgate's discussion Arizona RV Salavge Yard in AZ
"Haven't been there in a long time. The original owners were bought out and it's something entirely new so can't vouch."
Sep 5, 2017
Larry Storm replied to ben southgate's discussion Arizona RV Salavge Yard in AZ
"Hello, Beware! Bad customer service ........."
Sep 3, 2017
david craft replied to ben southgate's discussion Atwood Water Heater Pilot Light
"Gas controls have an ECO (emergency cut off) built in. If the TP valve pops off or the water heater gets fired when empty, it can blow the ECO and the control must be replaced. Check for thermocouple immersion in pilot flame, and a good thermocouple…"
Nov 29, 2014
ben southgate replied to David Eutsler's discussion So what's up with the 5yr rule?
"Camping with Style! no matter the RV!"
Jan 24, 2013
ben southgate posted a status
"I sold my Rig! :(, Fallen on hard times for the moment and had to make ends meet. Hope it doesn't last to long, no camping for now. :("
Jan 16, 2013
James McDaniel left a comment for ben southgate
"  Hello Ben , thanks for excepting me as your friend"
Sep 9, 2012
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Sep 8, 2012
ben southgate replied to David Eutsler's discussion So what's up with the 5yr rule?
"The latest on this to my thought is every park has its own rights to allow whoever or whatever they like. However that being said the park should 'clearly' state/advertise that fact before people waste their time/money or even self respect…"
Sep 3, 2012
ben southgate replied to ben southgate's discussion Need Boat brought to AZ from NY
"Thanks. I have got it listed on uship. Fingers crossed. I will look at ubid. I'm hoping to find someone or a snow bird on there way back. Thanks for the reply!"
Aug 5, 2012
ben southgate posted a discussion

Need Boat brought to AZ from NY

Hi folks, well just a thought and hope. If anyone is headed to Arizona and can bring my boat from NY 13439, I'd love to help out with gas up to $1000. Just thought Id hope I'd catch someone or if you have any ideas please let me know!A fellow RV'r shoutout!ThanksBenSee More
Aug 5, 2012
ben southgate replied to John Elliott's discussion Laminate Flooring
"Looks great! My hardwood install hasn't fared as well as I hoped, has moved and separated but on that note still looks 100 times better than before! will stick with laminate in the future as they lock together, expand and contract better with…"
May 21, 2012
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Arizona RV Salavge Yard

Arizona RV Salvage2600 S 7th Ave.Phoenix, AZ 85007602-272-0301877-824-8242Arizona RV Salvage WebsiteSee More
May 16, 2012
ben southgate replied to Pat Daly's discussion Refurbishing Fiberglass RV Finish- Red Max
"Thanks for this advice, I did my old 1985 checkmate boat with this method and came out looking fantastic~! cant wait to get it out this weekend! I going to do this to my RV Travel Trailer now!"
May 8, 2012
ben southgate replied to David Eutsler's discussion So what's up with the 5yr rule?
"I totally understand where your coming from on this topic. Any owner of private land has the right to set their own rules on how they would like their campground to be run, nobody wants bigger brother telling us what to do! As a home owner I get…"
Mar 20, 2012
ben southgate replied to ben southgate's discussion Travel trailer re-paint???
"Results so far!"
Jan 30, 2012
redwing replied to ben southgate's discussion Travel trailer re-paint???
"the best way to have removed the old decal was to spray it with wd and let it soak in, then with something like a plastic putty knife raising the edge up while using a hair dryer set on high this would have left the undercoat on the rv, but oh well…"
Jan 29, 2012

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At 3:52am on September 9, 2012, James McDaniel said…

  Hello Ben , thanks for excepting me as your friend

At 4:03pm on January 5, 2012, Dickie Vaughn said…

I used Sherwin Williams Auto Paint, with Hardener, Reducer, Clear Coat built in the paint. Auto paint gun with a regulator set at 30lbs, Really easy, pls look at my pic's. Thanks for asking.

 
 
 

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