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Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-02-2018, 04:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 441
Posted By Offcamber
Its an Outback 240 URS

Its an Outback 240 URS
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-02-2018, 03:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 441
Posted By Offcamber
Shattered window...Replacement?

Today one of side windows on my TT spontaneously shattered....one moment fine the next boom! I suspect it was some type of uneven expansion. Temps in 80s RV was sitting in the sun. It seems like if I...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-18-2017, 01:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 544
Posted By Offcamber
Mold in outdoor stove...

My TT has an outdoor stove with a hot/cold water spigot and small basin ( no drain). Pretty much since day one moisture keeps getting trapped in the compartment causing mold and mildew to grow on...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-10-2017, 05:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,405
Posted By Offcamber
Whats the trick with RV ovens?

My new TT has a oven/stove combo. Whenever use the oven I can't seem to get the food to cook evenly...

Baking simple Pillsbury Cinnamon buns the bottoms burn and the top is raw.

Gotta be a...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-07-2017, 08:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 675
Posted By Offcamber
Sticky Roof sealant?

I purchased a new (2017) TT last June (2016). When I winterized it last fall I put a cover on it as I did with my old TT. When I pulled the cover off this week I noticed some of the roof sealant at...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 09-22-2016, 07:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,871
Posted By Offcamber
Did more testing....I guess the system is working...

Did more testing....I guess the system is working as designed. Perhaps all my cable tightening improved things. Here is the odd thing. I am just barley picking up a tower that's about 20 miles away....
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 09-21-2016, 10:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,871
Posted By Offcamber
Yup did that yesterday no evidence of water...

Yup did that yesterday no evidence of water intrusion or fried circuity however it only takes one little diode or cap to fry and you can't tell by looking at it. I may try an aftermarket booster and...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 09-21-2016, 05:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,871
Posted By Offcamber
Thanks for the reply. I realize reception can be...

Thanks for the reply. I realize reception can be affected by many environmental factors. Just seemed really odd that one day get 10 channels and the next I get 0. The coach didn't move the weather...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 09-20-2016, 08:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,871
Posted By Offcamber
Frustrating Antenna problem

Brand new 2017 Keystone Outback TT. I was on my regular trip to ME for a week. First Day I setup and let the TV auto-scan....I get a number of channels all nice clean ( it should be its all digital)...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 08-02-2016, 06:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 742
Posted By Offcamber
It was the guy who did the check out...not the...

It was the guy who did the check out...not the salesperson....but I got the impression he was new.
Forum: RV'ing with Pets 08-02-2016, 05:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,446
Posted By Offcamber
Sorry to dredge up an old thread but I wanted to...

Sorry to dredge up an old thread but I wanted to share my recent experiences with the wireless fence system I bought. I must say the system worked well for us. The campground is a busy one but the...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 08-02-2016, 05:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 742
Posted By Offcamber
Hot Water Heater?

My new TT has an electric and propane hot water heater. The dealer told me the first time I use it for the season to heat with propane instead of electricity. The manual doesn't mention this at all....
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 07-22-2016, 09:07 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,112
Posted By Offcamber
Thanks this may be why the manufacturer didn't...

Thanks this may be why the manufacturer didn't include it in the first place.
Forum: Toy Haulers Discussion 07-10-2016, 02:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 907
Posted By Offcamber
Riding in is not an option...the bike is to tall...

Riding in is not an option...the bike is to tall to even duck walk it in under power. The front wheel of the bike sticking out of the side of the coach would definitely not be covered. I don't see...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-06-2016, 07:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 685
Posted By Offcamber
Something doesn't sound right. with a 30 gallon...

Something doesn't sound right. with a 30 gallon black tank my family of three takes about 3-4 days to fill the tank to about 3/4.

The above post gives a lot of good advice. If this is a used...
Forum: Toy Haulers Discussion 07-04-2016, 05:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 907
Posted By Offcamber
I thought about lowering the front...two problems...

I thought about lowering the front...two problems with that one, the ramp will be at an angle and will cause problems supporting it properly and two once the bike is loaded it will be at an angle...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 07-04-2016, 04:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 833
Posted By Offcamber
How about something like this ...

How about something like this

https://www.amazon.com/Camco-44635-Trailer-Tongue-Stand/dp/B014R5PFOE/ref=sr_1_1?s=automotive&ie=UTF8&qid=1467666523&sr=1-1&keywords=camco+tongue+jack+stand
Forum: Toy Haulers Discussion 07-04-2016, 07:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 907
Posted By Offcamber
Ramp Extensions?

My new TT/Toy Hauler, its really more of a cargo hauler, loads from the front side. Getting a motorcycle in has been a challenge. The ramp is to steep to push the nearly 600lb bike in and riding it...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 07-03-2016, 11:12 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,112
Posted By Offcamber
Thanks for the responses. I never considered...

Thanks for the responses. I never considered noise factor. Sounds like I should just wait and see how things go.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 07-03-2016, 09:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,026
Posted By Offcamber
Yes they absolutely were...but since the dealer...

Yes they absolutely were...but since the dealer is over an hour away I am going to try and fix it myself as its cheaper in less aggravation in the long run.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 07-03-2016, 07:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,026
Posted By Offcamber
New TTs...never 100% perfect.

I know this is not a new topic but I thought I would share some of my experience picking up the new TT. I ordered this unit it and it came in about 3 days before I picked it up. I 'm pretty sure it...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 07-03-2016, 07:05 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,112
Posted By Offcamber
Should I add a slide topper?

I just bought my first TT that has a slide out. The first trip out the Campsite was under a large pine tree....over the course of a week a lot of debris from the tree fell on the TT. It wasn't a huge...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 07-03-2016, 06:49 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,458
Posted By Offcamber
I covered my last TT every winter with ADCO...

I covered my last TT every winter with ADCO cover...as stated I got about 3-4 years out of a cover. No issues with it wearing the finish. You need to be careful putting it on especially the corners...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-16-2016, 06:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,065
Posted By Offcamber
Yes I plan to do that in the morning.. I am...

Yes I plan to do that in the morning..

I am convinced the issue is the inverter itself. I tested the lead going to the circuit board read 120V, tested the DC output side and I get zero. With the...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-16-2016, 05:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,065
Posted By Offcamber
I suppose I can try but I have a feeling that may...

I suppose I can try but I have a feeling that may be futile. The good news is I can replace the whole converter myself for $150 which may be the way to go since I will burn almost that much in fuel!
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-16-2016, 04:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,065
Posted By Offcamber
Well it looks like my issue continues. It seems...

Well it looks like my issue continues. It seems the inverter has stopped charging the battery again. I went to check it this afternoon and the volts had dropped again. Battery was showing 3/4 full on...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-16-2016, 11:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,548
Posted By Offcamber
I have a similar GMC truck. A few...

I have a similar GMC truck. A few suggestions...consider putting Airbags in the rear suspension. This will help the truck handle the load much better. I assume you are already using a load leveling...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-16-2016, 11:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 9,139
Posted By Offcamber
Try using one of these to back fill the tank...it...

Try using one of these to back fill the tank...it may push through the clog...that being said be careful if you build up to much pressure you can pop the seal on these....had to fix mine once because...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-15-2016, 11:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,065
Posted By Offcamber
Thank you, that makes sense and explains a lot.

Thank you, that makes sense and explains a lot.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-15-2016, 10:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,065
Posted By Offcamber
New Outback inverter issue?

Long story question at the bottom...

I just picked up a 2017 Keystone Outback travel trailer. literately have had it 2 days. I have had the TT setup in my driveway since I got home as we go...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-26-2016, 08:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,679
Posted By Offcamber
The only solution to not allow dogs. depending on...

The only solution to not allow dogs. depending on the size of the pen most dogs wont eliminate in the area...much like they wont indoors.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-26-2016, 08:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,679
Posted By Offcamber
My labs just know the beep.. it only takes once...

My labs just know the beep.. it only takes once and they know where not to go...you can put the flags but if your dog is already trained you may not need it. with that said all dogs are different so...
Forum: Toy Haulers Discussion 05-26-2016, 05:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,696
Posted By Offcamber
I'd love to tell you how I like but it I haven't...

I'd love to tell you how I like but it I haven't gotten it yet. Its on order, scheduled to pick it up June 13th.

Honestly looking at the floor plan and the specs I don't see how you would fit two...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-24-2016, 09:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,679
Posted By Offcamber
I have the same situation. Two Labs, trained with...

I have the same situation. Two Labs, trained with the wireless fence.

I bought this

https://www.motorolastore.com/travelfence50.html

I got it for $199 on groupon and the extra collar on...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 05-24-2016, 09:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 889
Posted By Offcamber
It depends on the design and layout. I have seen...

It depends on the design and layout. I have seen it both ways. The key is to use RV TP and plenty of water in the bowl.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 05-17-2016, 05:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,268
Posted By Offcamber
My unit uses a car radio single Din so there are...

My unit uses a car radio single Din so there are some options. Besides I work in the AV field I figure something out.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 05-15-2016, 07:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,268
Posted By Offcamber
Yeah its on my list of items to upgrade

Yeah its on my list of items to upgrade
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 05-15-2016, 04:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,268
Posted By Offcamber
Yeah figured that. Nice to know they are using...

Yeah figured that. Nice to know they are using 1980 technology on a 2017 camper:blink:
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 05-15-2016, 02:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,268
Posted By Offcamber
I think its a cable connection. I don't have the...

I think its a cable connection. I don't have the TT in my possession at the moment...its still at the factory being built :)

If it is a TV mount my guess is that connects it to the Antenna/Cable...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 05-15-2016, 02:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,268
Posted By Offcamber
I think you are right...I did some research and...

I think you are right...I did some research and that looks like what its for.

It makes sense since there is an AC plug there and a cable connection.
Forum: Toy Haulers Discussion 05-15-2016, 01:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,674
Posted By Offcamber
I can't really help with your decision since I...

I can't really help with your decision since I have only owned TT toy haulers. I to have a Super Tenere and a KLR650....but I only take one at a time. I just sold my Keystone Hobbi and have ordered a...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 05-15-2016, 01:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,268
Posted By Offcamber
What is this for?

Anyone know what this is for on the side (door is to the right of the outlet) of my TT? It looks like maybe something is suppose to mount there....
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-14-2016, 03:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 775
Posted By Offcamber
I think you are correct about the cover, that...

I think you are correct about the cover, that defiantly how the squirrels got to the roof and fridge vent on my TT. Now I wait till late fall to cover and early spring to uncover. Fall and spring...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-14-2016, 05:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,033
Posted By Offcamber
Red Squirrles are the worst. I had them get into...

Red Squirrles are the worst. I had them get into my TT last summer. They chewed through the metal mesh on the fridge vent and were living in the gap between the sides of the fridge and the TT. Had to...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-12-2016, 11:14 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,959
Posted By Offcamber
This....

This....
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-12-2016, 11:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 775
Posted By Offcamber
Infestation is probably more regional and how and...

Infestation is probably more regional and how and where the RV is stored....I had a problem for years with my TT...Tried all kinds of methods to keep them out. Only thing that worked for me was...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-12-2016, 11:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,739
Posted By Offcamber
Non-refundable deposit is normal for a special...

Non-refundable deposit is normal for a special order. I had to put $500 down for mine. I could not get a formal contract because there was no VIN available. Once the manufacturer gave the dealer a...
Forum: RV'ing with Pets 04-22-2016, 07:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,446
Posted By Offcamber
2 Labs and camping...

I have two Labrador Retrievers both currently less than a year old. This summer I'd like to take them with us camping. My question is they are both okay on a leashes but to have two tie outs on my...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-22-2016, 07:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 495
Posted By Offcamber
Pre-Purchase inspections? How accommodating are dealers?

I ordered a new TT and should be here late May/ First week of June. I'd like to do a thorough inspection of all the systems and structure. However the last one I bought 10 years ago (different...
Forum: Toy Haulers Discussion 04-22-2016, 05:13 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,572
Posted By Offcamber
IMO the lawyers should get them to take the unit...

IMO the lawyers should get them to take the unit back and refund 100% of your out of pocket plus legal fees....

I can tolerate warranty issues but I can't tolerate lack of support from the...
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