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Old 11-12-2013, 06:03 AM   #3095
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Solar System

Last week Precision Paint installed the X Bracing for our 03 TS Select....and now we are "next door" in Nappanee, IN having a solar system installed at Solar Energy Systems. If anyone out there is interested in solar and don't want to wait for the AM Solar backlog to clear, we recommend SES here in Napanee. Nine 130 W panels installed for our all electric coach.....today is new inverters, the charge controller and wiring it all up. Will write more when it is done and experimented with a bit.

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Old 11-12-2013, 02:13 PM   #3096
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WD Live Box for the TV, for watching Hulu and Netflix and what not. May end up buying a Roku 3, and move the WD live to the bedroom, as Roku is better about availability of smart apps.

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Old 11-12-2013, 08:30 PM   #3097
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Old 11-12-2013, 09:11 PM   #3098
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LED lights and a new propane gauge
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Old 11-16-2013, 02:39 PM   #3099
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Originally Posted by t55watson View Post
I will bet that the new bottle has a leak in it and will drain itself in short order.
It seems like I always get a bottle with that darn leak.

Bob (RVM 27), Teffy, Kitty Kitty, - Full timeing during the summer
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Old 11-16-2013, 05:45 PM   #3100
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Just installed a new screen door latch and ordered 4 more LED lights. The new LED lights will replace the first four I ever bought (I've slowly replaced all of the bulbs that work with a simple on-off switch.) They were the most expensive, having been purchased 2.5 years ago, I've never liked the color (blue) and two of them have failed. All the others (some 20 plus) have worked flawlessly with a much more pleasing color. Those were all purchased from Super Bright LEDs.
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Old 11-16-2013, 05:57 PM   #3101
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new air bags for the front of our motor home
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Old 11-16-2013, 09:32 PM   #3102
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We bought "Old Stinky," the 1993 Class-C a new power supply and pound of Mothballs to discourage mice from homesteading in her this winter.
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Old 11-16-2013, 11:42 PM   #3103
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Six 275Rx80x22.5 Michelin tires $634 each less FMCA discount $113 each. Cost was $250 to mount all and balance front two, no disposal fee ($20 each) since take offs sold for $75 each to Pete's Tire Service. Old tires looked to be in great condition but were coming up on ten year mark. We just returned from two weeks at the drag races in Las Vegas. The peace of mind on the new tires is a priceless . Life is good.
Drag races? Wow! I would have never thought of racing my motor home! ;-)
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Old 11-17-2013, 12:16 PM   #3104
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We bought a case of ceramic tile to create a new backsplash for our kitchen counter. Got them on sale at Home Depot. DW says Winnebagos SS backsplash has to go!
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Old 11-17-2013, 12:19 PM   #3105
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RV antifreeze for the water lines and drains. Winter sucks.
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Old 11-17-2013, 07:35 PM   #3106
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Groceries! We're heading to Myrtle Beach, SC for Thanksgiving. The non-perishables and most of the clothes are loaded. I guess we'll winterize when we get back :(
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Old 11-17-2013, 07:40 PM   #3107
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An electric fireplace to mount on wall in kitchen/dining area.
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Old 11-17-2013, 07:44 PM   #3108
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Three new bolts to replace broken ones supporting the slide out. The 3 bolts were $46.50 and 6 1/2 hours labor to replace them, $$$$$!

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