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Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 10-21-2019, 11:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,161
Posted By jfriedhoff
Zerk Size CRE3000 Off Road Suspension

Contacted MORryde about the size and install tips of the wet bolt grease zerk on CRE3000 here's their response:

Good morning,

Thank you for your inquiry. The size of the grease zerk fitting is...
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 10-20-2019, 12:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,161
Posted By jfriedhoff
Grease Zerk Size Help @ Tire Replacement

Ok - have a 2017 20FQ bought new in 2018 and I've been pulling it all over the Western US about 50% full time...

I've just replaced right rear trailer tire (Goodyear Endurance) due to it going...
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 10-08-2019, 07:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 619
Posted By jfriedhoff
2020 ORV Wallowa Lake Campout

Looking for a space at Park at the River (called on waiting list) or Wallowa Lake State Park Jun 19th Fri, and Jun 20 Sat...must have been asleep at the switch and everything already filled ...
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 10-06-2019, 08:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,904
Posted By jfriedhoff
Can you provide a source for the locking Kayak...

Can you provide a source for the locking Kayak strap?
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 03-04-2019, 10:09 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,677
Posted By jfriedhoff
Retired

Good fortune to have retired from Military (U.S. Army), plus retired from Boeing, and took early draw @62 from Social Security. Get to harvest stock dividends now.... :popcorn:

Happy Camper
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Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 03-04-2019, 09:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 356
Posted By jfriedhoff
RV Pad/Lot SW Washington or Real Estate Agent Recommendation

Looking for RV Pad/Lot For Sale or recommendations for SW WA real estate agents in SW Washington or Western Washington to help find a summer RV Lot/Pad to purchase or rent.

Currently enjoying my...
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 03-02-2019, 08:00 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 10,133
Posted By jfriedhoff
C37 Location

Looking forward to meeting you....I'm in C37 for my second time attending the rally.

Currently hiding out the winter in SW Desert area (Vegas too cold so moved weeks ago to El Centro CA - 78 deg...
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 03-02-2019, 07:39 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,677
Posted By jfriedhoff
Thumbs up What's The Worry

Sorry, really I am but just couldn't help it...got down to 54 deg last night...78 deg today here in El Centro CA.

Sooooo glad I left the cold/snowy North and became a first time Snowbird this...
Forum: Solo RV'ers 03-02-2019, 07:15 PM
Replies: 1,416
Views: 413,577
Posted By jfriedhoff
New Solo Camper

Thought I'd stop in and introduce myself....looked like an interesting forum so why not - Pacific Northwest oriented (WA, OR) retired camper currently completing 2 month stay in desert SW (Vegas area...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 10-04-2018, 11:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 448
Posted By jfriedhoff
Second on Fort Stevens State Park - open all...

Second on Fort Stevens State Park - open all year. Oregon has some of the best State Parks on the West Coast.

If retired military check out Camp Rilea.

James
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 09-30-2018, 11:05 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 10,133
Posted By jfriedhoff
Dennis - Contact "Born to Wonder" direct via...

Dennis - Contact "Born to Wonder" direct via private message (PM) to ask about one of the many extra sites he reserved "just in case"...

James
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 09-30-2018, 10:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 423
Posted By jfriedhoff
What Rally?

Hey WFRED - What rally are you talking about in June close to Mt Rainier?

Just wondering???

James
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 09-30-2018, 10:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,899
Posted By jfriedhoff
Hey MM - what's the dimensions of the bolt on...

Hey MM - what's the dimensions of the bolt on Straptek ratcheting mechanism? And who did you procure the units from? Any quality issues as noted on some of the other posts?

I'm not fond...
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 09-27-2018, 10:41 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,246
Posted By jfriedhoff
Agree with poster about negative lead being...

Agree with poster about negative lead being placed diagonal from positive lead to get current draw across ALL batteries... In this case would require negative wire(s) extension to bottom right...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-23-2018, 09:10 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 9,569
Posted By jfriedhoff
Camp Rilea

Have you been to Camp Rilea in Oregon?
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-23-2018, 08:46 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 9,569
Posted By jfriedhoff
Sorry - without Sponsor with you --- you'll never...

Sorry - without Sponsor with you --- you'll never get on base/post without proper ID card. All bases/posts that I know of have 100% ID Check in effect with armed gate personnel.
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 09-22-2018, 02:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,218
Posted By jfriedhoff
E's = 80 lb psi

Check the sidewall of the tire, E rated tires max pressure listed at 80 psi. That's what I also use with no problems on a Creekside 20FQ.

James
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Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 09-21-2018, 11:36 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 10,133
Posted By jfriedhoff
Who would have guessed...Wallowa SP

Wow camping sites go quick here at Wallowa Lake SP....Who would have guessed... got online today and got C37 from 20th thru 24th Jun. ORV rally will be second year for me as had great time last...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-16-2018, 07:44 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 8,951
Posted By jfriedhoff
PenFed CC 5% fuel reward NOT offered on PenFed...

PenFed CC 5% fuel reward NOT offered on PenFed website. You must be grandfathered in!

Thanks anyways for suggestion!
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 09-06-2018, 06:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,671
Posted By jfriedhoff
Double check Black Valve is truly closed

Experienced same thing once....fix was easy ....just ensure black valve ROD is seated correctly...found that pushing black rod "straight in" needed a bit of help to get past a slight hang-up... moved...
Forum: RV'ing On A Budget 08-09-2018, 06:00 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 12,580
Posted By jfriedhoff
Same Here (4th) Any More

Count me in ....hate the phone, love email, cheap 30 amp only service in parking lot would be more than fine... :dance:
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 07-27-2018, 01:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,065
Posted By jfriedhoff
4ea 6V GC2 Battery Bank on 2017 20FQ

Thought I'd post this pic showing battery bank set-up on 2017 20FQ...Dealer installed tray and box. I installed upgraded 4 AWG battery cable wiring plus some in line circuit protection.

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Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 07-24-2018, 02:35 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,561
Posted By jfriedhoff
4 ea 6v GC2 Battery Bank

First time trying to add a photo - not easy to say the least...

Thought I'd try to display my 20FQ battery bank consisting of 4 each 6V GC2 Interstate Extreme Batteries (220ah ea) wired...
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 07-23-2018, 01:09 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,561
Posted By jfriedhoff
Question Missing Negative Ground Lead

Good looking cabling for 4 ea 6v GC2 battery bank. I noted you have two Positive leads connected assuming one's solar related and other positive lead goes to trailer converter; However, I don't see...
Forum: Test Your Changes 07-17-2018, 12:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 416
Posted By jfriedhoff
Why Doesn't This Work

Can't seem to get my Sig changes to take.....:banghead:

Maybe just maybe solved world hunger...:thumb:
Forum: Test Your Changes 07-16-2018, 11:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 416
Posted By jfriedhoff
Test 101

Sig Test
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 07-16-2018, 01:58 AM
Replies: 1,307
Views: 422,005
Posted By jfriedhoff
Clothes Pins Work Great as Alternate Down Spouts

Same exact problem with rain dripping on open bay doors. Solved easy by placing a cheap wooden clothes pin on each of the drain spouts. Easy cheap fix and no they don't fly off when underway.
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 07-16-2018, 12:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 632
Posted By jfriedhoff
20FQ Roof Vents and Power

Recently attended Outdoors RV rally in Wallowa OR and had the opportunity to personally ask Factory Service Manager about existing wiring/power for Bedroom vent. He answered that the bedroom vent...
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 07-05-2018, 01:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,293
Posted By jfriedhoff
1000 lb bars

Thanks for response...S037474

I think I'll reconsider and seek 1000 lb bars verses 1500 lb bars as I went to the extreme trying get max possible tongue weight BUT almost never travel with full...
Forum: Outdoors RV Owner's Forum 07-04-2018, 08:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,293
Posted By jfriedhoff
2017 20FQ Tongue Weight

Thought I'd jump on here and share my Tongue Weight as it surprised me at 1100 lbs. Here's configuration @ Full water 78 gals, Full propane 2ea 30 tanks, 1/3 Grey and Black tanks, 4 ea 6v Interstate...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 10-31-2017, 03:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 520
Posted By jfriedhoff
Thanks for quick response(s)....as requested more...

Thanks for quick response(s)....as requested more info...

-30 AMP PWM Zamp Charge Controller
-8 awg (type unknown) pre-installed by trailer mfg Outdoors RV to battery box..
-160 W Zamp roof...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 10-30-2017, 09:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 520
Posted By jfriedhoff
Solar Wire Type

Does anyone know if 8 AWG THHN Building Wire can be utilized as negative lead within a RV Solar wiring setup from Charge controller to Battery?
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