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Old 10-16-2012, 09:18 AM   #1
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Hello Everyone,

My "significant" other and I just bought a new Thor Four Winds 31F and we plan to travel the country for the next year (very exciting). I am new to RVing but looking forward to the new adventure!
I would like some advice on how to pack the kitchen. I have glass and china (inexpensive) and prefer to drink from glass. Is there a way to secure them from rattling while driving and still maximize storage?

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Sorry I can't answer your question but I do want to welcome you to iRV2. My DW is in charge of the inside and I am in charge of the outside. When we get on rough roads I still hear a lot of rattles. She tells me she has done the best she can. I am smart enough not to question that. Occasionally I hear some outside rattles. I blame it on the slide covers and the patio awning. She wisely accepts my answer also.

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Hi Debbie and welcome! You will have to get creative with dishes and glassware. I finally gave up and got a small set of Corelle dishes and some good quality plastic glasses. We use paper plates and disposable cups quite often while traveling. If you only carry a couple of glass pieces, you might wrap them in dishtowels and place them in a drawer while on the road.
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