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Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads Yesterday, 06:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 188
Posted By RoaminRichards
I am from the St. Louis Metro Area. Your choice...

I am from the St. Louis Metro Area. Your choice of route 370 to Lakeside RV Park is very good. This is a four lane road that will connect you back to I-70. Lakeside RV Park is very nice with great...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 02-15-2018, 10:42 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,642
Posted By RoaminRichards
I purchased the Garmin RV 770 in 2017. It is an...

I purchased the Garmin RV 770 in 2017. It is an upgrade from the Garmin RV 760. I like the 770 very much. It has improved apps and very easy to use. I also have the 760 that I bought several years...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 02-14-2018, 05:46 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,642
Posted By RoaminRichards
I purchased the Garmin RV 770 LMT-S last year as...

I purchased the Garmin RV 770 LMT-S last year as an upgrade from my previous Garmin. This GPS does a wonderful job for me. There are too many functions to list here but I would suggest you research...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-26-2018, 05:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 502
Posted By RoaminRichards
I run Sailun tires on my coach. Same size as...

I run Sailun tires on my coach. Same size as yours. Mine cost me $272 ea. balanced, mounted and tire disposal included. These tires are very reliable and the ride is comfortable. As stated above tire...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 01-24-2018, 05:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 390
Posted By RoaminRichards
I have traveled US 98 several times between...

I have traveled US 98 several times between Perry, Fl and Panama City, FL. It is a very scenic drive mostly along the Gulf of Mexico. No issues using your RV and toad. Enjoy your trip.:cool:
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 01-02-2018, 06:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 965
Posted By RoaminRichards
I have RV Trip Wizard which I like very much....

I have RV Trip Wizard which I like very much. Also use Trucker's road atlas, Mountain States Directory, Google Maps and I look at RV reviewer's comments on road conditions to the various destinations...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 11-04-2017, 06:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 885
Posted By RoaminRichards
Just a word of caution when using Eternabond...

Just a word of caution when using Eternabond tape. It seals very good but be careful when you apply the tape. It is very adhesive and almost impossible to pull back up after applying so be sure you...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-28-2017, 07:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 495
Posted By RoaminRichards
I have a set of Sailun tires on my RV. I have had...

I have a set of Sailun tires on my RV. I have had very good success with them and they were half the cost of Michelin tires. Been running them since 2012 with about 9,000 miles on them now.
Forum: Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 10-25-2017, 05:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 445
Posted By RoaminRichards
I use a manual slide out lock as a safety item...

I use a manual slide out lock as a safety item when my slide is in. I install it before leaving my overnight space. I also have a red ribbon placed on it to remind me that it is installed before...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-21-2017, 05:41 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,524
Posted By RoaminRichards
Welcome aboard! I find where RVer's are...

Welcome aboard!
I find where RVer's are concerned there is no stupid question. We all learn from each other. Now to your question about fuel, I also own a Class A 34ft. long and I tow a Honda CR-V...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-21-2017, 05:29 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,609
Posted By RoaminRichards
Here is a web site that I have found very useful...

Here is a web site that I have found very useful during my travels in our Class A with toad. I used this last year while doing 3,500 mile trip. It worked pretty well for us. Find The Cheapest...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 10-18-2017, 05:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 458
Posted By RoaminRichards
Deer Run RV Park outside of Troy, AL is a...

Deer Run RV Park outside of Troy, AL is a wonderful place to overnight also. Very nice park with all the amenities and easy in and out with RV. Enjoy your trip and be safe!
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 10-17-2017, 05:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 458
Posted By RoaminRichards
Both US 231 and US 84 are very good roads. US 84...

Both US 231 and US 84 are very good roads. US 84 has very little traffic and mostly rural and it is four lane all the way between Dothan, AL and Bainbridge, GA.

Safe Travels
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 10-16-2017, 05:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,406
Posted By RoaminRichards
Indy Glenn I also had the Garmin RV760LMT but I...

Indy Glenn I also had the Garmin RV760LMT but I like the additional features of the Garmin RV770LMT. It is very easy to use and at my age I like simple to understand items. I suggest you watch the...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 10-15-2017, 05:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 854
Posted By RoaminRichards
Triple C Campground near Chattahoochee is very...

Triple C Campground near Chattahoochee is very nice and can handle your RV with no problem. Also very quiet and peaceful.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 10-14-2017, 05:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,406
Posted By RoaminRichards
I am also a member of Good Sam Club(lifetime)and...

I am also a member of Good Sam Club(lifetime)and I have used the Good Sam Trip Planner. One of the things that I don't like is the campground listings. It leaves out military campgrounds and Passport...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 10-13-2017, 05:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,406
Posted By RoaminRichards
TXTIGER, RV Trip Wizard is a subscription...

TXTIGER,
RV Trip Wizard is a subscription service software. The annual rate is $39. I cannot help you with IPhone question as I do not have one. I have RV Trip Wizard installed on my desktop and my...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 10-12-2017, 05:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,406
Posted By RoaminRichards
Indy Glenn, When you open RV Trip Wizard look...

Indy Glenn,
When you open RV Trip Wizard look up in the upper right hand corner of your software. There will be a symbol that looks like a wheel beside your name. Click on that and the drop down...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 10-11-2017, 05:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,406
Posted By RoaminRichards
I have RV Trip Wizard software. I used this...

I have RV Trip Wizard software. I used this program in October 2016 to make a 3,500 mile trip. I found it to be very useful. The options that are available to you within the program are very good. It...
Forum: Military / Veteran RVing 09-14-2017, 06:13 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 10,983
Posted By RoaminRichards
USAF 1958-1978; Lackland AFB, TX- April...

USAF 1958-1978;
Lackland AFB, TX- April 1958-May 1958
Sheppard AFB, TX- May 1958- Sept. 1958
Forbes AFB, KS- Oct. 1958- July 1959
Sondrestrom AB, Greenland- Aug 1959- Aug 1960
Barksdale AFB, LA-...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 08-21-2017, 06:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 505
Posted By RoaminRichards
Hi, I also own a 2014 Honda CR-V which I tow...

Hi,
I also own a 2014 Honda CR-V which I tow behind my Class A motorhome. I bought a top post battery disconnect terminal to solve my problem with the battery getting discharged while towing.
Top...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 08-02-2017, 06:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 534
Posted By RoaminRichards
I have run Sailun Tires on my coach for the past...

I have run Sailun Tires on my coach for the past 5 years with very good success. My tires are 225 70R 19.5 and I got them for $262.50 ea balanced, mounted and sales tax. I don't like paying exuberant...
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 06-27-2017, 01:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,963
Posted By RoaminRichards
As a measurement tool for you, I own a 2000...

As a measurement tool for you, I own a 2000 R-Vision Condor motorhome. It is a Class A 34ft. long. I had the roof resealed in March 2016 by a reputable company here and the total was $565.00. I was...
Forum: Just Conversation 06-22-2017, 05:56 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 14,064
Posted By RoaminRichards
Our Class A is called "Last Child". We raised 5...

Our Class A is called "Last Child". We raised 5 children and this RV is just like raising a kid. Always needs something. We are both retired and no more children to raise.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 06-15-2017, 06:18 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,753
Posted By RoaminRichards
I use the 3/300 rule most of the time. 3:00pm or...

I use the 3/300 rule most of the time. 3:00pm or 300 miles whichever comes first. I am 77 years old and never in a hurry. Life is a journey so we enjoy the ride. We drive a 34ft. Class A Gasser and...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 06-05-2017, 05:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 436
Posted By RoaminRichards
We also own a Gasser; 2000 R-Vision Condor, 34ft...

We also own a Gasser; 2000 R-Vision Condor, 34ft Class A. I use the a fore mentioned website to locate gas stations as they not only have diesel but regular gas too. When you use the parameters on...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 06-04-2017, 05:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 436
Posted By RoaminRichards
I have been using this website as my fuel...

I have been using this website as my fuel locator. Check it out. It gives you the "Google Map" feature at street level to decide if you can maneuver your RV into and out of the gas station.
Find The...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 05-05-2017, 06:32 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,238
Posted By RoaminRichards
Try this website; I use it extensively for COE...

Try this website; I use it extensively for COE campgrounds.
US AND CANADA CAMPGROUNDS - FORMAL AND DISPERSED PUBLIC CAMPING LOCATIONS - Home (http://www.ultimatecampgrounds.com/)
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 04-04-2017, 05:46 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,039
Posted By RoaminRichards
Cool I think you drive whatever you are most...

I think you drive whatever you are most comfortable with. As for me, I set my limit by the clock time. I am usually done for the day by 3:00 pm. We generally don't start until after 9:00 am. I never...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 03-22-2017, 06:01 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,660
Posted By RoaminRichards
Welcome to the group. We own a 34ft. Gasser and...

Welcome to the group. We own a 34ft. Gasser and tow a 2014 CR-V. I have never had a problem getting into and out of the refueling lanes. As stated earlier, usually try to use the end lanes when...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 01-26-2017, 06:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 447
Posted By RoaminRichards
Cool We have used this web site many times with...

We have used this web site many times with success: 500 Nations Indian Casinos SuperSite! (http://www.500nations.com/indian_casinos.asp)
We stayed at Coushatta Indian Casino in Kinder, LA. They have...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 12-03-2016, 06:39 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,708
Posted By RoaminRichards
I have the Blue Ox Aventa Tow Bar with matching...

I have the Blue Ox Aventa Tow Bar with matching base plate on my 2014 Honda CR-V. It is a great system. Also have the Stay n Play Duo Braking system installed. I tow my Honda with a 2000 R-Vision...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 11-23-2016, 06:24 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,248
Posted By RoaminRichards
We are retired also. Our rule of travel is...

We are retired also. Our rule of travel is 300/3:00pm. 300 miles or 3:00pm which ever comes first. We leave our campsite around 9:00am and we end our day by 3:00pm. This avoids rush hour traffic most...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 11-22-2016, 08:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,380
Posted By RoaminRichards
Spent some time at Suwannee River Rendezvous RV...

Spent some time at Suwannee River Rendezvous RV Resort out side of Mayo, FL. It is located close to the Suwannee River with the activities you want. The RV park has full hookups including 50amp.,...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 09-13-2016, 07:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 362
Posted By RoaminRichards
You did not mention your direction of travel,...

You did not mention your direction of travel, what road you are using, your destination. Nashville is quite large so your location to the city is important to locate RV parks; I have stayed at both...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-06-2016, 03:36 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,210
Posted By RoaminRichards
I use any 2-ply toilet paper just like the house....

I use any 2-ply toilet paper just like the house. I keep Pure Power Blue in my black tank and it breaks down the toilet paper as I drive. When I flush my system I do not have any problem getting rid...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 09-02-2016, 05:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 798
Posted By RoaminRichards
http://images.monoprice.com/productmediumimages/97...

http://images.monoprice.com/productmediumimages/97441.jpg (http://www.monoprice.com/product?p_id=9744) ...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 08-19-2016, 05:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 819
Posted By RoaminRichards
Here is a web site that shows many COE...

Here is a web site that shows many COE Campgrounds around the country.


The Ultimate Public Campgrounds Project - Home (http://www.ultimatecampgrounds.com/uc3/)
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 08-18-2016, 07:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 656
Posted By RoaminRichards
Red Barn Rendezvous RV Park has closed.

Red Barn Rendezvous RV Park has closed.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 08-18-2016, 06:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 407
Posted By RoaminRichards
Suggestions

Try using RVParkreviews.com to locate possible stops along your route. You can get an idea of where you might want to stay. You can also use google map to see what the facility looks like to assist...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-04-2016, 07:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 376
Posted By RoaminRichards
RV Mirror Control Knob

Part of my dilemma is I have not been able to identify the manufacturer of my mirrors. Can't find any reference on the mirror as to who makes it.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-03-2016, 11:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 376
Posted By RoaminRichards
Remote Control for Mirrors

I have a 2000 R-Vision Condor motorhome. My control knob broke that fits over my remote mirror control assembly. I am looking for suggestions as to where I might find a replacement knob for the...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-02-2016, 06:16 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,261
Posted By RoaminRichards
Here is a website that I use that helps me find a...

Here is a website that I use that helps me find a fuel stop. It works quite well. Find The Cheapest Truck Stop - TruckMaster Fuel Finder (http://www.findfuelstops.com/)
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 07-10-2016, 10:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 232
Posted By RoaminRichards
Route Suggestions Wyandotte, OK to Durant, OK

Looking for route options to get to Durant, OK from Wyandotte, OK.
I want to avoid US 69 as it is rough on an RV. Thinking of US 59 to Poteau, OK then US 271 down to US 70 near Hugo, OK and coming...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-06-2016, 05:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,322
Posted By RoaminRichards
Find The Cheapest Truck Stop - TruckMaster Fuel...

Find The Cheapest Truck Stop - TruckMaster Fuel Finder (http://www.findfuelstops.com/)

This is a very good website to use when traveling. You enter your information i.e., start-St. Louis,...
Forum: New Member Check-In 05-18-2016, 05:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 207
Posted By RoaminRichards
WANDERBENZ, Welcome to iRV2. Lots of good...

WANDERBENZ,
Welcome to iRV2. Lots of good information passes through this forum. Hope you enjoy your RV. Happy Camping and Safe Travels!:cool:
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 05-16-2016, 08:22 AM
Replies: 190
Views: 25,798
Posted By RoaminRichards
Our motorhome is called "Last Child" 2000...

Our motorhome is called "Last Child"
2000 R-Vision Condor 1310 Class A
34ft. long
Chevy 454
P-32 Chassis
one slideout
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 05-13-2016, 05:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,508
Posted By RoaminRichards
Hi, I can't help you with Cooper Roadmaster but...

Hi,
I can't help you with Cooper Roadmaster but I can tell you that I had Sailun Tires put on my coach a couple of years ago and they have been holding up well. They cost me $1575.11 total installed...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 03-25-2016, 05:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 996
Posted By RoaminRichards
Sunpass registers the number of axles going...

Sunpass registers the number of axles going through and charges accordingly.
Forum: Just Conversation 01-28-2016, 08:15 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,156
Posted By RoaminRichards
We live in Florida. Planning a trip from here up...

We live in Florida. Planning a trip from here up to Central Indiana to visit family, over to Metro St. Louis area for the same then on to Oklahoma for some Indian Casino time and back down to...
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