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Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 04-07-2017, 07:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 603
Posted By unitlink
Thanks, I'll take a look. It is regulated on the...

Thanks, I'll take a look. It is regulated on the RV side.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 04-06-2017, 03:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 603
Posted By unitlink
Correct adapter for Propane Fireplace

We recently purchased a propane fireplace from Costco. It comes with a 10' hose with a regulator on the end of it. I would like to change this so that we can use the quick connect on the back of our...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 04-16-2016, 05:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 904
Posted By unitlink
I'll talk to the seller again on Monday to see...

I'll talk to the seller again on Monday to see what they suggest. I already cut the hole out bigger on one so going back to the OEM isn't an option. I also have a buddy who does custom fabrication,...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 04-16-2016, 12:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 904
Posted By unitlink
Here is the current lock. ...

Here is the current lock.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/1rx5v74y9ywld15/IMG_20160416_104949_1920x1080.jpg?dl=0

And here is the new lock.
...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 04-16-2016, 11:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 904
Posted By unitlink
Baggage door lock replacement help

I bought replacement baggage door locks from rvlocksandmoore.com with backplates.

So I cut the whole bigger since the existing is too small. When I place the new lock in the mounting holes stick...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 04-08-2016, 02:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,505
Posted By unitlink
Thanks, I'll double check the weight rating on my...

Thanks, I'll double check the weight rating on my trailer to make sure the new tires are above it.

I don't plan on changing them out this summer however.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 04-08-2016, 01:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,505
Posted By unitlink
Any tires that would be LT for same weight?

I currently have Ridgway Sport LT 235/80R16 Load Range E tires on our 5th Wheel. The Max load is 3,520LBS @ 80PSI.
Talking with the tire shop the closest they have is 245/75R16 LT tires. He said...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 04-04-2016, 12:48 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 8,978
Posted By unitlink
We just purchased the $100 2 burner grill from...

We just purchased the $100 2 burner grill from Costco. It has a regulator on a hose, but I want to connect it to our 5th wheel.

Does anyone know which quick connect male part I would need to...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 12-11-2015, 07:34 AM
Replies: 238
Views: 42,250
Posted By unitlink
At this point I think your just trolling. It...

At this point I think your just trolling. It doesn't surprise me I found you post in another forum against using an Andersen hitch. It seems (to me) you are either paid by or like to represent B&W...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 12-09-2015, 01:55 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,789
Posted By unitlink
I've spent months researching an Andersen hitch...

I've spent months researching an Andersen hitch and have yet to come across a negative review from actual users. The only negative I've seen are from people who have never used it.

Only used it a...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 12-09-2015, 01:52 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 42,250
Posted By unitlink
I've researched a hitch setup for about 6 months...

I've researched a hitch setup for about 6 months before we purchased our 5th Wheel and ended up with the Andersen.

So far I have no complaints on this setup. The ease of installing it in the...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 11-26-2015, 10:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,883
Posted By unitlink
So looking at those examples, doing a 3x3 would...

So looking at those examples, doing a 3x3 would be ideal for RV's correct?
In that case it would like I would use 4x4's and go about 3 to 4 levels high with the base being 4 4x4's to make it solid....
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 11-25-2015, 10:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,883
Posted By unitlink
Properly put together cribbing

So I'm wanting to create some cribbing for our 5th Wheel since our drive slopes downward a bit. The legs have to be extended pretty far and I think I would feel better if I had some cribbing to place...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 11-03-2015, 07:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,579
Posted By unitlink
My 06 Duramax has a lift and measures to the top...

My 06 Duramax has a lift and measures to the top of the bed at 57 1/4".

With the Andersen hitch ball at the lowest setting I still have a bit over 8" between the bed rails and the bottom of the...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-25-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,003
Posted By unitlink
Thanks everybody. This gives me a better idea on...

Thanks everybody. This gives me a better idea on what to do in future cases. Good to know I don't have to worry about the trailer come crashing down. :)
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-24-2015, 02:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,003
Posted By unitlink
So from what I'm gathering, the legs aren't just...

So from what I'm gathering, the legs aren't just going to fail and the RV come crashing down correct?
Being our first 5th wheel it just made us nervous.

Also were can I get more information on...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-24-2015, 08:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,003
Posted By unitlink
I have a pair of these already, I will be...

I have a pair of these already, I will be throwing them on this morning. We will just be loading up a few things in the trailer and taking it to storage.

I'm also going to find 2 big wood blocks...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-23-2015, 09:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,010
Posted By unitlink
No secret. Got last years model after our trade...

No secret. Got last years model after our trade in for 26.5k. That's before taxes and extended warranty.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-23-2015, 08:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,003
Posted By unitlink
I figured weight wise they were technically fine,...

I figured weight wise they were technically fine, just not sure how far extended they can/should be.



I will probably do that tomorrow morning if we don't end up taking it to storage first....
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-23-2015, 07:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,003
Posted By unitlink
Front legs extended this far safe?

We brought home our first 5th wheel today, yay!

Our driveway has a bit of an angle to it and I was wondering if the legs extended this far is safe? It sure makes me a bit nervous. I used auto...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-23-2015, 12:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,010
Posted By unitlink
Just as an FYI we found a unit last weekend and...

Just as an FYI we found a unit last weekend and are going in today to do a final walk through of the unit.

Happened to be last years model and got it for a good price with our trade-in.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-22-2015, 11:35 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,777
Posted By unitlink
I do plan on changing the tires out, though I...

I do plan on changing the tires out, though I want to confirm what are on the trailer first when I go for the inspection tomorrow.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-21-2015, 07:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,777
Posted By unitlink
Thank you for the link, looks very similar to one...

Thank you for the link, looks very similar to one that I have printed out currently.



Looks like I'll be replacing them after about 5k or so.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-20-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,777
Posted By unitlink
20"??? Can't say Ive seen any trailer with bigger...

20"??? Can't say Ive seen any trailer with bigger then 16" during our searching.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-19-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,777
Posted By unitlink
I didn't even think of testing the electrical...

I didn't even think of testing the electrical outlets, I will make sure to check that. I already own a Kill-A-Watt, so that I will bring that with me.
While I won't be spending the night there, I...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-19-2015, 07:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,777
Posted By unitlink
First 5th Wheel - Denali 307RLS

We found and purchased our first 5th Wheel over the weekend. It is a 2015 Coachman Denali 307RLS. We are excited (and a little nervous) to pick it up soon.

On Friday we will be doing a full walk...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-16-2015, 07:09 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,010
Posted By unitlink
We were looking at a 29rksa when we first...

We were looking at a 29rksa when we first starting looking, but at the time we weren't ready to purchase one. Apparently they don't make that particular model anymore.

The search continues, thank...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-15-2015, 08:08 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,010
Posted By unitlink
Yes, I have RVTrader.com open and checked every...

Yes, I have RVTrader.com open and checked every day. I did not know about PPLMotorhomes.com however, I will take a look at that site.

Unfortunately some dealers refuse to post any price at all. ...
Forum: New Member Check-In 10-15-2015, 07:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 367
Posted By unitlink
Thanks for the warm welcome! We like the...

Thanks for the warm welcome!

We like the Glacier Peaks as well, we like the 28RKS. However it is a bit outside of our current budget of 35-40k. See my other thread here...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-15-2015, 07:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,010
Posted By unitlink
I will have to take a look at that. Currently our...

I will have to take a look at that. Currently our trailer is on consignment and we are able to grab it anytime we need to if needed for trade-in.

Guess right now it will be a waiting game for...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-14-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,010
Posted By unitlink
We are starting to look at used ones now. Trying...

We are starting to look at used ones now. Trying to stick between 2013-2015 currently.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-14-2015, 01:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,010
Posted By unitlink
5th Wheel suggestion to fit budget?

So we want to upgrade from our current TT to a 5th Wheel (30-34'), but are having a hard time finding one that fits our budget.

I've seen in several spots that generally you can get 30-35% off of...
Forum: New Member Check-In 10-14-2015, 12:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 367
Posted By unitlink
New Guy from WA

Been reading the forums for several months now, great community!

Currently have a 30' TT that we are selling and currently looking for a 5th wheel.
Look forward to learning more information.
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