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Old 03-02-2016, 08:27 PM   #15
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Worst information I could have given DW after weighing the 4 corners is that we have about 750 lbs. of cushion on the rear axle. I think she's out shopping as I type this.


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My DW believes that it's better to have it and not need it, then to need it and not have it. It's all about keeping her happy.

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Originally Posted by akadeadeye View Post
Worst information I could have given DW after weighing the 4 corners is that we have about 750 lbs. of cushion on the rear axle. I think she's out shopping as I type this.

In '04 and '05 we went to Quartzsite. DW started buying rocks there. Didn't worry too much about the weight on the Dutch Star either as we had a few #'s left to go. With the Magna we're about 5,000#'s under max but I'm not letting her know!
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Old 03-03-2016, 01:08 AM   #18
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Getting my wife to pack light for anything is an exercise in futility. Lol
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Old 03-04-2016, 12:36 PM   #19
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Ah, our motto is if we have room, fill it with something!
This could be quite dangerous for some! We have a 33' 1998 Sea Breeze and as I read on someones post some where about this vintage and model, "I have storage for my storage"!! It's true as I think we would have a hard time filling all of the storage.
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Whenever I go on a 2-week or 3-week trip. I just pack for one week. At the end of the week or beginning of the week, I just do laundry.

I keep some clothes and jackets in the RV. Saves time with packing.

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