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Forum: Vintage RV's 11-25-2019, 08:08 AM
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
Harvey, what am I going to do for coffee drinking...

Harvey, what am I going to do for coffee drinking entertainment in the AM if you aren't going to be posting progress on the building?!? You're gonna make me quit cold turkey! Which is fine for...
Forum: Vintage RV's 10-05-2019, 09:02 AM
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
Looks like Glenda is holding her back in that...

Looks like Glenda is holding her back in that pic! Shame on you!
Good job on the beam though!:dance:
Forum: Vintage RV's 08-14-2019, 07:01 AM
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
Hey, look at it this way, if the can explodes,...

Hey, look at it this way, if the can explodes, you'll cut way down on any fungus in the black tank!:D
Forum: Vintage RV's 08-08-2019, 07:31 AM
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
The MCAS system has been successful in getting...

The MCAS system has been successful in getting aircraft down to the ground . . . .so isn't that a positive thing when you are speaking of a building?!?:popcorn:
Forum: Vintage RV's 07-15-2019, 07:38 AM
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
Charles mentioned some of these points above, but...

Charles mentioned some of these points above, but just to reiterate:


Slab cooling isn't efficient for several reasons, 1) unless a LOT of cool water is used (as in irrigation) then the affect...
Forum: Vintage RV's 06-10-2019, 06:04 AM
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
Harv, Seriously? I've been following your...

Harv,

Seriously? I've been following your thread since it's inception, and you don't think that you're showing "real progress" all the time?!? Heck, you and Glenda are wearing me out just...
Forum: Vintage RV's 03-28-2019, 07:52 AM
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
Well HECK! If you're going to do something, DO...

Well HECK! If you're going to do something, DO IT RIGHT! For me, the mowing season is not complete without being pulled out of the pond (well, actually pulled back up the SLOPE to the pond at...
Forum: Vintage RV's 01-16-2019, 08:56 AM
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
Okay, I'll bite, exactly what does it DRIVE on...

Okay, I'll bite, exactly what does it DRIVE on the early 2000 F150?
Forum: Vintage RV's 01-13-2019, 09:35 AM
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
After ours departed inflight so to speak, we...

After ours departed inflight so to speak, we decided not to put up a replacement. We seldom use one anyway, as we are generally either in the coach, or away from the coach exploring!
Forum: Vintage RV's 01-10-2019, 08:15 AM
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
Harvey, ours unraveled at 65mph on I-90 Eastbound...

Harvey, ours unraveled at 65mph on I-90 Eastbound in Montana when we got hit with a sudden microburst. It the VERY short time until I was able to slow down and pull over, it had wrenched the awning...
Forum: Vintage RV's 10-25-2018, 09:00 AM
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
Oh oh, I think we hit a snag. Some people would...

Oh oh, I think we hit a snag. Some people would argue that it's ALL ugly weight! Besides, if I gave up 20 lbs of what isn't the WORST of the ugly, where would that leave me?!?:D
Forum: Vintage RV's 10-24-2018, 07:29 AM
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
Harvey, if you lose too much weight, I can send...

Harvey, if you lose too much weight, I can send you about 20 lbs I can easily spare! I don't care if you lose that too!
Forum: Vintage RV's 05-28-2018, 08:29 AM
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
Harvey, We have a little TC-30, but as you say,...

Harvey, We have a little TC-30, but as you say, the 40 would be better. So far the 30 has done everything I've needed it to do, but just takes a little more time and effort to do it. I leave a box...
Forum: Vintage RV's 05-19-2018, 07:26 AM
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
Harvey, sorry it didn't work out. I learned a...

Harvey, sorry it didn't work out. I learned a long time ago that if the business card says "Reverend" anywhere on it, LOOK OUT!:eek: If they are sincere, and honest, the "Reverend" part will be...
Forum: Vintage RV's 05-12-2018, 06:34 AM
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
"Country Estate"! I LIKE that! Sounds so much...

"Country Estate"! I LIKE that! Sounds so much more upscale than our "Hobby Farm!:laugh:
Forum: Vintage RV's 05-10-2018, 07:17 AM
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
Harv, if anyone thinks in inappropriate for you...

Harv, if anyone thinks in inappropriate for you to be talking about the stick and brick, there's always the unsubscribe option! Personally, I'm getting a kick out of reading about your progress, and...
Forum: Vintage RV's 04-20-2018, 07:07 AM
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
Harv, want to vacation over Kentucky way for a...

Harv, want to vacation over Kentucky way for a week or so?:D I can offer full hookups, and a week or so of the stuff you appear to think of as RELAXATION!:whistling:
Forum: Vintage RV's 04-09-2018, 06:39 PM
Replies: 1,924
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
I can't stress enough not to burn it. The oils...

I can't stress enough not to burn it. The oils that cause the irritation are not destroyed in the burning process. Imagine all those blisters, etc present on the inside of your lungs! Neighbor of...
Forum: Vintage RV's 03-19-2018, 07:13 AM
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
Harvey, take the time for yourself and get into...

Harvey, take the time for yourself and get into the body and fender shop. I certainly know about workarounds! The old joke goes, remember when you called your knees "right and left" and now call...
Forum: Vintage RV's 03-08-2018, 09:17 AM
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
Our's came unraveled while doing 60 mph on I-90...

Our's came unraveled while doing 60 mph on I-90 in Montana. The whole thing banged around, then separated from the coach before I could get it stopped. Some small scratches in the paint, a few...
Forum: Vintage RV's 02-25-2018, 09:42 PM
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
That snake looks pretty good:thumb: to me!

That snake looks pretty good:thumb: to me!
Forum: Vintage RV's 02-17-2018, 07:01 AM
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
I can just see a humming bird on caffeine, the...

I can just see a humming bird on caffeine, the little sucker would probably overspeed and burn up!:D
Forum: Vintage RV's 02-12-2018, 07:53 AM
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
If there is any air in the bottle when the sun...

If there is any air in the bottle when the sun shines on it, the air (and to a small extent, the water) will expand, pushing the liquid past the nipple, dripping out on the ground. Bet to not put...
Forum: Vintage RV's 02-11-2018, 07:24 AM
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
Harvey Cactus! I love the bases too. Real nice...

Harvey Cactus! I love the bases too. Real nice work.:dance:
Forum: Vintage RV's 01-29-2018, 08:27 AM
Replies: 1,924
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
Yup, ours is 18 years old, and it's getting older...

Yup, ours is 18 years old, and it's getting older every day! We'll catch up with you soon! . . . wait, yours will be getting older too . . . darn it . . . . The COOL thing is that both of us have...
Forum: Vintage RV's 01-28-2018, 07:45 AM
Replies: 1,924
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
That's a handy tool you've made there! Tools are...

That's a handy tool you've made there! Tools are only limited to your ingenuity (and necessity). A friend of mine and I designed a small portable mini forge that can fit into a 5 gallon bucket. ...
Forum: Vintage RV's 01-22-2018, 08:19 AM
Replies: 1,924
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
Two words: POWER HAMMER!:popcorn:

Two words: POWER HAMMER!:popcorn:
Forum: Vintage RV's 01-17-2018, 08:08 AM
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
Harv, just because you found a good deal on...

Harv, just because you found a good deal on something doesn't mean you have to BUY it! . . . . WAIT! What am I SAYING?!?:eek:
Forum: Vintage RV's 01-12-2018, 11:08 AM
Replies: 1,924
Views: 307,556
Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
What is really frustrating is having to go out a...

What is really frustrating is having to go out a buy a (2nd, 3rd, 4th) whatever tool, that you KNOW you already own, but can't find . . . :facepalm:

I only NEED one of most things (including my...
Forum: Vintage RV's 12-30-2017, 10:03 AM
Replies: 1,924
Views: 307,556
Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
Someone once told me that if wood were a "new"...

Someone once told me that if wood were a "new" material today, and the "manufacturer" were trying to get it accepted as a revolutionary building material, it would never be made code due to the...
Forum: Vintage RV's 12-16-2017, 07:22 AM
Replies: 1,924
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
okmunky, We were using velco straps as...

okmunky, We were using velco straps as additional security on the awning, but it apparently wasn't enough! I looked into locks like you posted, and we will use if and when we get another awning. ...
Forum: Vintage RV's 12-15-2017, 09:20 AM
Replies: 1,924
Views: 307,556
Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
Harv, I know what you are saying about the RV...

Harv, I know what you are saying about the RV needing maintenance! Ours is a 2001, and needs TLC more than newer ones, but not really that much as I think about it. Still need to get under and...
Forum: Vintage RV's 12-14-2017, 09:06 AM
Replies: 1,924
Views: 307,556
Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
Pics didn't attach for some reason:facepalm:

Pics didn't attach for some reason:facepalm:
Forum: Vintage RV's 12-14-2017, 08:47 AM
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
I've followed this thread from the beginning,...

I've followed this thread from the beginning, just lurking. I really appreciate the work you do, and that you were able to "polish the edges" of a really nice coach, making it your own through...
Forum: Vintage RV's 12-13-2017, 07:44 AM
Replies: 1,924
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
The third one will come in a few months. I can't...

The third one will come in a few months. I can't WAIT to see the EASTER BUNNY!
:dance:
From one metal worker to another, check out the avatar . . .
Forum: Vintage RV's 03-08-2017, 06:17 AM
Replies: 1,924
Views: 307,556
Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
Actually, it's CDO. Same as OCD, but the letters...

Actually, it's CDO. Same as OCD, but the letters are in the correct alphabetical order!:dance:
Forum: Vintage RV's 02-02-2017, 08:01 AM
Replies: 1,924
Views: 307,556
Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
It does seem that way some times, but remember...

It does seem that way some times, but remember Harvey is still new as Jane's man servant! After a while, you get a handle on things and either the alligators become tame, or they leave the swamp. ...
Forum: Vintage RV's 11-17-2016, 06:27 AM
Replies: 1,924
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Posted By Hit_the_Rhod
Gordon, thanks for the laugh! I've never heard...

Gordon, thanks for the laugh! I've never heard that one before!:dance:
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