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Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 10-09-2019, 06:31 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,081
Posted By Gumpster808
Another KDLinks user here. Works great and video...

Another KDLinks user here. Works great and video is watchable even without their software.

Built in gps that is encoded in the video.

Well worth the money and has worked flawlessly for the...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 10-07-2019, 05:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 360
Posted By Gumpster808
I have the sprint plan through them. I’ve...

I have the sprint plan through them.

I’ve heard coverage in the west is not as good but we are in Ohio and have used in Kentucky, Tennessee, etc with no issues.

The unlimited is nice and...
Forum: Just Conversation 10-02-2019, 04:16 PM
Replies: 83,200
Views: 3,661,963
Posted By Gumpster808
Just don’t take a wrong turn in Albuquerque -...

Just don’t take a wrong turn in Albuquerque - Bugs Bunny always ended up in the wrong place when he did it. 🥴
Forum: Just Conversation 09-27-2019, 04:38 AM
Replies: 83,200
Views: 3,661,963
Posted By Gumpster808
Yes it was!! They are one seat...

Yes it was!!

They are one seat technically...they took out the spare fuel tank behind the pilot and I sat in the remaining sheet metal.

You’d think that wouldn’t be comfortable but I was also...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 09-25-2019, 03:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 527
Posted By Gumpster808
It has it’s own network id and password. I...

It has it’s own network id and password. I believe it can take five simultaneous devices being connected.

We have had both televisions (smart) streaming and wife in her iPad at the same time and...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 09-24-2019, 07:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 527
Posted By Gumpster808
We have the sprint hotspot through FMCA tech...

We have the sprint hotspot through FMCA tech connect. $49 per month and unlimited. No throttling unless on a congested tower which we have not seen yet.

Stream Netflix, amazon prime, etc and I...
Forum: Just Conversation 09-24-2019, 05:49 PM
Replies: 83,200
Views: 3,661,963
Posted By Gumpster808
Ahh, memories. Had a chance to ride in a P51 a...

Ahh, memories. Had a chance to ride in a P51 a few years back at a Harley Rally in Ohio. I spent the money.

Nothing like doing a barrel roll and a strafing run he pulled out of about 20 feet...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 09-17-2019, 04:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 397
Posted By Gumpster808
Along with the above, unlike drivers license the...

Along with the above, unlike drivers license the towing laws are based on the state you are traveling in and not your home state.

We flat tow but either way I’d never be without brakes and...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-17-2019, 05:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 823
Posted By Gumpster808
State Gun Laws Web Site?

Buckeye Firearms Association puts out a book each year with updated laws from each state. They are quite involved across the country and have been to the Supreme Court numerous times to testify etc. ...
Forum: RV Trip Wizard - Trip Planner Topics 09-12-2019, 04:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 802
Posted By Gumpster808
We use iExit and TruckMap. They come in handy...

We use iExit and TruckMap. They come in handy when looking for places to fuel as well as rest areas etc.

TruckMap also shows Walmart’s and other places as well depending on what you search for.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-09-2019, 04:58 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,049
Posted By Gumpster808
RV Furniture

Another RecPro here.

We replaced a jack knife sofa with theater seats and center console from them.

Agree about being hesitant when not able to test out.

We got the Charles and they are...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-06-2019, 02:11 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 6,394
Posted By Gumpster808
They were working this out in Europe to do just...

They were working this out in Europe to do just that - phone manufacturers were going to be required to make them stop working above a certain speed. If I remember correctly there was going to be one...
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 09-04-2019, 10:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,011
Posted By Gumpster808
How much off?

Yeah - depends on the dealer.

We looked at a leftover Newmar near us - they were at 18% off and wanted to give us wholesale for trade. Trying to make it on both ends.

Got upset when we tried...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-04-2019, 09:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 821
Posted By Gumpster808
Our neighbor has two class a’s that he bought...

Our neighbor has two class a’s that he bought specifically to rent.

The stories of damage are entertaining at times. Best one lately was the renter was in a pretty wet area when camped - had...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 09-04-2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 140
Posted By Gumpster808
Actually it is the Wilson RV in Sunbury Ohio.

Actually it is the Wilson RV in Sunbury Ohio.
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 09-04-2019, 08:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 140
Posted By Gumpster808
Not had aqua hit done there but Wilson RV did our...

Not had aqua hit done there but Wilson RV did our Toad setup. Did great work and spent about 45 minutes going through why he wanted to use the parts he did.

Helps that he is about 15 minutes away...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-03-2019, 11:03 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 15,604
Posted By Gumpster808
Not necessarily, we stopped at one overnight in...

Not necessarily, we stopped at one overnight in Kentucky a week ago that had the no truck sign.

We went in and found the manager - “you people in rvs are fine to overnight”. Stated the truckers...
Forum: Family Motor Coach Association (FMCA) 09-03-2019, 07:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,259
Posted By Gumpster808
Will be renewing ours regardless of the increase....

Will be renewing ours regardless of the increase. Inexpensive just in case insurance.

Plus the roadside assistance and tech connect added I’ll keep it even with the increase.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 09-03-2019, 07:22 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 868
Posted By Gumpster808
Depending on how things are when we stop I...

Depending on how things are when we stop I release the tension on both sides of the towbar (the levers that lick on the side).

Then I can move the car a bit to release the tension overall making...
Forum: RV'ing Humor & Crazy but True Stories 09-03-2019, 05:42 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 19,872
Posted By Gumpster808
Yes but once it is “fallen” isn’t it just a rock?...

Yes but once it is “fallen” isn’t it just a rock?

Kept wondering this on our most recent trip as the roads had many of those signs [emoji3]
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 08-22-2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 901
Posted By Gumpster808
Yeah, surprised it actually rolls miles. My...

Yeah, surprised it actually rolls miles. My Hyundai Elantra sport does not but I use the trip mileage in the coach to track “towed” miles.

I’m going to use that number for tire rotations and...
Forum: Military / Veteran RVing 08-22-2019, 04:25 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,508
Posted By Gumpster808
Normally it is just the wife that wanders off for...

Normally it is just the wife that wanders off for me since she’s heard most if not all by now.

A lot of times I actually get asked since I rode subs and most can’t fathom (no pun intended but...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 08-21-2019, 08:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 315
Posted By Gumpster808
Just had this happen as well. Here is the...

Just had this happen as well. Here is the complete post I did in another forum....

Well just to share in case it happens to others...

Little long but interesting story on tracking down.
...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-20-2019, 02:26 PM
Replies: 2,488
Views: 524,410
Posted By Gumpster808
Sounds great - you are never leaving there are...

Sounds great - you are never leaving there are you 🤣
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-20-2019, 05:12 AM
Replies: 2,488
Views: 524,410
Posted By Gumpster808
That place is really nice. Drive up the access...

That place is really nice. Drive up the access road is interesting but great little campground.

We were there two years ago and looking forward to going back.

Manager and wife are really...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-19-2019, 11:35 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,212
Posted By Gumpster808
We carry a ryobi battery powered. Same batteries...

We carry a ryobi battery powered. Same batteries as blower, drill, impact wrench etc which is nice.

Auto shutoff and will go to 150 lbs if needed.

Not the fastest but been using it two years...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 08-18-2019, 08:59 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 13,310
Posted By Gumpster808
Not true in all cases. The installer that did...

Not true in all cases. The installer that did mine said don’t try it.

He had an owner that decided to try and back up towing four down...busted the struts on both sides of the front end of the...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-17-2019, 01:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,908
Posted By Gumpster808
Exactly. Now there is a legal precedent that can...

Exactly. Now there is a legal precedent that can be used by others.
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 08-17-2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 466
Posted By Gumpster808
Agree with the above. Since you already...

Agree with the above.

Since you already have the trailer that is the easiest all the way around. Plus you can take any of the vehicles except maybe the truck based on weight.

Our friend has a...
Forum: RV'ing Humor & Crazy but True Stories 08-17-2019, 10:02 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 58,723
Posted By Gumpster808
My boys favorite when he was little.... Two...

My boys favorite when he was little....

Two blondes walk into a bar.....don’t you think one of them would have seen it.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 08-17-2019, 09:51 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,870
Posted By Gumpster808
I did a new install of windows 10 pro and used...

I did a new install of windows 10 pro and used the key that came with my windows 7 pro installation. Worked just fine and no upgrades to go through.

That said I only run windows under parallels...
Forum: Just Conversation 08-15-2019, 05:31 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,022
Posted By Gumpster808
The “windows” calls can get fun if you only have...

The “windows” calls can get fun if you only have Macs. They get pretty frustrated when I keep telling them I can’t find the key they want me to hit. One stayed on for about five minutes and I could...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-14-2019, 08:11 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 10,292
Posted By Gumpster808
Try “rettrobands” with the second t in the name. ...

Try “rettrobands” with the second t in the name.

Some videos on testing etc should come up as well as one from NIRVC.

They are from Australia and supplier has been making for military...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-13-2019, 06:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,295
Posted By Gumpster808
One fatality motorhome accident today

Here is a link to the new rettrobands.

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=mR7jnmV3jxQ

When we move from our class c to our retirement class a I plan on getting them installed in the steers.
Forum: Military / Veteran RVing 08-13-2019, 01:18 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 16,688
Posted By Gumpster808
I usually just say a thank you back to them. ...

I usually just say a thank you back to them.

I don’t normally answer the door when people come around selling things at the S&B. Have a doormat that says “home of a proud veteran”.

Well one...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 08-13-2019, 08:41 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,095
Posted By Gumpster808
We moved from outside to a storage garage we...

We moved from outside to a storage garage we rent. Won’t go back the other way again.

Being in Ohio during the winter and the ice storms come through it is nice to know it is inside and we don’t...
Forum: New Member Check-In 08-11-2019, 01:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 351
Posted By Gumpster808
Yep and you could go to the pool at South Park...

Yep and you could go to the pool at South Park for ten cents all day. I remember being bummed when I got y’all enough that it cost a quarter.
Forum: New Member Check-In 08-11-2019, 06:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 351
Posted By Gumpster808
Howdy yunz all

Well, would have been nice but nope...dad worked in Clairton coke works and mom was a bookkeeper.

We did used to go to the farm out the hollow to get milk straight from the farmer. Remember...
Forum: New Member Check-In 08-09-2019, 06:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 351
Posted By Gumpster808
Well, we all know how to say it but it never...

Well, we all know how to say it but it never showed up on a spelling test or homework. 🤣🤣
Forum: New Member Check-In 08-09-2019, 05:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 351
Posted By Gumpster808
Welcome from another “yunz” user. Grew up about...

Welcome from another “yunz” user. Grew up about 15 miles south of Pittsburgh.

Lots of good info and people here to get what you are looking for.

Good luck with the new life direction.
Forum: Hobbies, Passions & Pastimes 08-09-2019, 05:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 711
Posted By Gumpster808
Well, yes and no in the disassembly... Just...

Well, yes and no in the disassembly...

Just a few screws holding the chimney on but it doesn’t weigh much.

Probably the best you could do is take the grates, smoke trays, and cover over the...
Forum: Entegra Owner's Forum 08-09-2019, 02:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 604
Posted By Gumpster808
May want to use a cable tester as well to help...

May want to use a cable tester as well to help track down the issue. I picked up something like this at Menards for about $20 IIRC

Sperry Instruments TT64202 Cable Test Plus, Coax & UTP/STP Cable...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-09-2019, 01:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 641
Posted By Gumpster808
Reading the letter attached it looks like it...

Reading the letter attached it looks like it would be an additional $12 per year to keep it.

Didn’t like the reason stated “overhead” but I’d pay an additional $12 a year for the peace of mind it...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-08-2019, 05:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 641
Posted By Gumpster808
From the email they sent out this is replacing...

From the email they sent out this is replacing the other app they had that you could use for membership card etc.

They worked with “Togo “ to setup the new one.

The old one is going away and...
Forum: Hobbies, Passions & Pastimes 08-07-2019, 07:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 711
Posted By Gumpster808
Another for the GMG Davey Crockett. Love it...

Another for the GMG Davey Crockett.

Love it so much we bought the next size up for the S&B. Webber gas grill just sits in the corner now.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 08-07-2019, 07:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 398
Posted By Gumpster808
Nice post. We had a trip that way planned for...

Nice post. We had a trip that way planned for later this month but cancelled when I got downsized.

How is that KOA? We had reservations for a group of three that were going on the trip there.
...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-07-2019, 07:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,339
Posted By Gumpster808
Yeah, many years ago when I was a lot younger I...

Yeah, many years ago when I was a lot younger I never wanted a windshield either.

Now at 60+ it is all about comfort and not getting wore out riding all day.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-07-2019, 02:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,339
Posted By Gumpster808
Head sets for communication with co pilot

If we have to explain it you wouldn’t understand 🤣🤣🤣

We also know why dogs like to stick their heads out the window.

My Harley Ultra CVO has heated seats, cruise control, satellite radio, etc...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 08-07-2019, 02:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 458
Posted By Gumpster808
When we were looking for a new vehicle to setup...

When we were looking for a new vehicle to setup as a Toad Mini Cooper was initially on the list.

Since it was going to be a new vehicle purchased with factory warranty etc had to go with one that...
Forum: Alpine Coach Owner's Forum 08-06-2019, 07:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 727
Posted By Gumpster808
Not really true. Last season I plugged in a...

Not really true.

Last season I plugged in a power strip we used outside for various things.

Immediately upon plugging it in the whole coach lost power. Unplugged and waited for the delay on...
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