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Old 03-10-2011, 06:34 PM   #15
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the absolutly most important thing is Master card don't leave home without it

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Old 03-10-2011, 06:38 PM   #16
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Set of poker chips and couple of decks of cards! We also got a great aluminum roll-up table from LL Bean (as a gift) which has lasted years and years!

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Old 03-11-2011, 04:49 AM   #17
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In addition to the other posts, a Weber Q120 Gas Grill, Direct TV, a Roadside Assistance plan, Porter Cable Air Compressor C2002WK (available at Sears), a set of 2 way Radios, Tire Pressure Monitoring system from Truck System Technologies (TST), Simple Green and 303 Protectorant, a set of jack pads (purchased or home-made), Powermaster Voltage booster, Progressive Industries Surge Protector, a gallon of distilled water (for batteries) and if you are traveling with pets and want to make sure they don't get overheated if the campground electrical service is interrupted get the Onan EC-30W Generator Auto-Start or other comparable auto-start systems.Have fun and enjoy yourself.
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Old 03-11-2011, 07:17 AM   #18
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hEre's some ideas: RVcruzer.com - Outfitting your First RV
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Old 03-11-2011, 09:06 AM   #19
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Duct Tape, RV Glue, Tie Wraps, JB Weld, Velcro strips.
An RV'r is someone driving a $300,000.00 Motorhome towing a $40,000.00 car and looking for a free place to park.
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Old 03-11-2011, 10:59 AM   #20
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Ground mat to set those comfy chairs on.
Entry Door Mat to put your shoes on.
Small patio table to put your drink on.
Bug Spray to wear.
If 50A coach a dogleg adapter to 30 A.
A 15A adapter to connect 30A to 15A.
TV cable to connect to campground cable.
Extra Water hose.
Shore Water pressure regulator if not already on coach.
Water filter if not already on coach.
A gas grill to cook on. Not all areas allow charcoal grills.
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Old 03-11-2011, 11:42 AM   #21
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Electric multi meter tester ($10) to test those power poles before you plug in. Lori is right. Never trust the power source. The consequences are too expensive.

Rhino is a good brand for sewer hoses and connections. Florid wipes to store nearby.

Some kind of ladder to help reach the windshield when you want to wash it or wax it.

Milton truck tire pressure gauge. Northern tools has them. More reliable than electronic ones.

Others have listed some essentials. Make do with them for a while or else you will over buy. I know. You will find out which are the must haves, nice to haves, don't needs, and really don't needs.

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Old 03-11-2011, 11:42 AM   #22
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We have bought almost all the mentioned items and not many of them have been a waste of money. The one item we bought that gets used every trip and we would without doubt buy again is this table.
http://www.amazon.com/Coleman-2000003098-Pack-Away-4-In-1-Table/dp/B002YXR766/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&s=automotive&qid=1299868716&sr= 8-2
So many ways to use it, and it stores very easy, and small. Can't imagine being without it. Visit the link above and check the pictures for all the ways to configure this table.

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GPS, (Garmin is good)
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