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Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-16-2021, 08:07 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 7,684
Posted By MDFiver
A Different Take

I have read every single comment on this thread. :eek: Woke up this morning to more comments. Not one person here has mentioned two obvious things. I don't think the poster has been in a fifth...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-14-2021, 05:01 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 7,684
Posted By MDFiver
Willingly? :D

Willingly? :D
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-14-2021, 04:50 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 7,684
Posted By MDFiver
I don't believe Grand Ronde has a bunkhouse. You...

I don't believe Grand Ronde has a bunkhouse. You would have to order with the recliners removed to substitute a sleep sofa. We have a 30' fifth wheel and it's considered a "couple's coach." ...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-14-2021, 04:30 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 7,684
Posted By MDFiver
I think he's asking because he can't put all the...

I think he's asking because he can't put all the grandkids in one truck. If so, I wonder if the parents know of this plan? There are videos he can watch online where RVers have set up cameras in...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 10-14-2021, 04:18 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 11,581
Posted By MDFiver
I wish I could find the post where a woman was...

I wish I could find the post where a woman was almost killed doing that after her husband had to suddenly hit the brakes. She had so many serious injuries, she probably wished she was dead.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-03-2021, 05:43 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 10,013
Posted By MDFiver
We recently returned from a six week trip to...

We recently returned from a six week trip to Michigan and back to Maryland. We washed our clothes about every 10 days because why wait for it to pile up? If we weren't using the campground...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-19-2021, 06:33 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 5,573
Posted By MDFiver
We do the same.

We do the same.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-03-2021, 01:10 PM
Replies: 247
Views: 13,650
Posted By MDFiver
My spouse and I are smokers. We have never thrown...

My spouse and I are smokers. We have never thrown a butt on the ground and those people disgust me. They give smokers a bad name. These posts have really made me wonder how many campers we have...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-30-2021, 05:43 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 17,796
Posted By MDFiver
Many many years ago I went tent camping in Fort...

Many many years ago I went tent camping in Fort Wilderness by myself. I was about 20. First time. Two yahoos tried to get in my tent after dark. Next day a man invited me to have dinner with his...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 05-20-2021, 09:19 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 7,665
Posted By MDFiver
Some commenters have implied that only...

Some commenters have implied that only complainers write reviews yet you go to www.campgroundreviews.com to get opinions. I am a regular writer of reviews because I view it as being helpful to other...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-16-2021, 03:29 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 14,965
Posted By MDFiver
Yes. We drink from it. We sanitize it regularly...

Yes. We drink from it. We sanitize it regularly and don't let old water sit. Never understood why people don't want to drink from it. We also fill up old juice bottles with water from home for...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-13-2021, 09:07 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 13,927
Posted By MDFiver
Just copy the text and put it in a Word document...

Just copy the text and put it in a Word document or Pages if you have a Mac. Easy.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-13-2021, 09:00 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 13,927
Posted By MDFiver
Iím dead. You need to go on the road with this...

Iím dead. You need to go on the road with this gem. I havenít laughed this hard in months!!
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-22-2021, 08:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 405
Posted By MDFiver
We just discovered this issue when we went to our...

We just discovered this issue when we went to our storage location to check on our fifth wheel and couldnít close the door. There was a large gap at the top. We discovered a bent hinge at the top. We...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 04-22-2021, 08:30 PM
Replies: 3
American Coach: Freshwater Tank Won't Drain
Views: 294
Posted By MDFiver
This discussion may or may not be helpful....

This discussion may or may not be helpful. https://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/28432456/print/true.cfm
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 03-25-2021, 05:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,861
Posted By MDFiver
You didn’t say whether you had a long bed or...

You didn’t say whether you had a long bed or short and I don’t even know if that matters. We have a Chevy Silverado 2500 short bed and pull a 30 foot fiver. We also have the Moryde pin box. We have...
Forum: Just Conversation 02-11-2021, 04:26 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,907
Posted By MDFiver
She was put under anesthesia and the doctor used...

She was put under anesthesia and the doctor used a three part concoction and it's finally out. And he did it for FREE. Probably wanted to see if he could do it.
Forum: New Member Check-In 02-09-2021, 09:22 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,989
Posted By MDFiver
I just came across this discussion four years...

I just came across this discussion four years after it was started. If the OP is still around, I’d be very curious as to how he’s doing and how his trip was to Banff.
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 02-07-2021, 03:42 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 14,946
Posted By MDFiver
No one has mentioned this I don’t think but make...

No one has mentioned this I don’t think but make sure you have a place to park it. Many HOAs don’t allow them in your driveway and many storage places are filled. As others have mentioned, I think...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 01-21-2021, 04:19 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 7,629
Posted By MDFiver
Atwood water heaters donít require an anode rod....

Atwood water heaters donít require an anode rod. Are you sure itís an Atwood and not a Suburban?
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 01-03-2021, 05:03 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 11,475
Posted By MDFiver
I am as shocked as you at that price. That's not...

I am as shocked as you at that price. That's not worth getting the ladder out for. And I believe he also said the guy did his car! Holy Cow! If the guy is as poor as the OP thinks, and he probably...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-03-2021, 04:43 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 14,295
Posted By MDFiver
Hey! We live right down the road from them.

Hey! We live right down the road from them.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-03-2021, 04:34 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 14,295
Posted By MDFiver
This is awesome news! :dance:

This is awesome news! :dance:
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 12-13-2020, 06:19 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 19,004
Posted By MDFiver
No such site. Itís sanidumps.com.

No such site. Itís sanidumps.com.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-12-2020, 05:29 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 10,258
Posted By MDFiver
Canít get access to this link.

Canít get access to this link.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 11-08-2020, 02:53 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 12,398
Posted By MDFiver
Regarding Garmin getting you into sketchy...

Regarding Garmin getting you into sketchy situations, yes indeedy. Most of the time we love our Garmin but we learned fairly recently that the human is the boss. If something doesnít smell right,...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-11-2020, 05:31 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 16,744
Posted By MDFiver
I donít understand this. Why are you concerned...

I donít understand this. Why are you concerned about some pee sitting in your tank? Also, are there no rest stops? I look forward to rest stops even if we are using our own facilities just to get...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 09-15-2020, 01:20 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 17,317
Posted By MDFiver
Hmm. I wonder why this video is no longer...

Hmm. I wonder why this video is no longer viewable.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-03-2020, 08:44 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 9,308
Posted By MDFiver
We have a threaded clear elbow that screws into...

We have a threaded clear elbow that screws into the drain. We keep a jug of water and Lysol nearby so when we separate our elbow from the septic, we spray and rinse. We donít understand the necessity...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-03-2020, 08:24 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 9,308
Posted By MDFiver
You saved me some typing. I agree. I blew up the...

You saved me some typing. I agree. I blew up the picture and it looks like he is being careful.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 07-16-2020, 04:49 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 9,857
Posted By MDFiver
That was an awesome video! Hope he watches it.

That was an awesome video! Hope he watches it.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 06-11-2020, 04:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 596
Posted By MDFiver
Don't you just love it when people join to get...

Don't you just love it when people join to get help and then never return? :facepalm:
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 04-09-2020, 04:33 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 21,763
Posted By MDFiver
We did the same thing!

We did the same thing!
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 01-05-2020, 03:08 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 12,823
Posted By MDFiver
Check out Northwood Manufacturing. A quality...

Check out Northwood Manufacturing. A quality product with frames built in-house. We love our 30 foot Arctic Fox and pull it with our 3/4 ton. We also have the Mor/Ryde Suspension.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-18-2019, 01:55 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 14,744
Posted By MDFiver
He was ďlivingĒ in his RV, not camping. Thereís a...

He was ďlivingĒ in his RV, not camping. Thereís a big difference.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-18-2019, 01:48 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 14,744
Posted By MDFiver
Thatís a fantastic story. And really cool when it...

Thatís a fantastic story. And really cool when it was unplanned.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-18-2019, 01:39 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 14,744
Posted By MDFiver
I couldnít agree more.

I couldnít agree more.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-10-2019, 03:17 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 15,688
Posted By MDFiver
www.campendium.com is awesome. They also have a...

www.campendium.com is awesome. They also have a YouTube channel that shows 360 degree drive-throughs of camps.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-10-2019, 03:14 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 15,688
Posted By MDFiver
It's freecampsites.net

It's freecampsites.net
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-22-2019, 09:37 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 9,734
Posted By MDFiver
Showers

I have to say what is the deal with all these showers? Youíre camping! When we camp, itís a shower every other day. Sometimes itís every third day. Unless itís extremely hot, a shower is not...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 09-22-2019, 09:16 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 9,734
Posted By MDFiver
Why oh why would you dump perfectly good water on...

Why oh why would you dump perfectly good water on the ground?? We use a pitcher to catch the cold water and use it for drinking or washing dishes.
Forum: Northwood Manufacturing Owners Forum 06-24-2019, 02:49 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,471
Posted By MDFiver
Sorry for the late reply, I missed your question....

Sorry for the late reply, I missed your question. We had read some things online about the Goodyear Marathons that came with our trailer that caused some concern. We didn't have any issues with them,...
Forum: RV Trip Wizard - Trip Planner Topics 06-24-2019, 01:28 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 21,697
Posted By MDFiver
I think you mean $19.99 on an iPad. At least...

I think you mean $19.99 on an iPad. At least that's what mine says.
Forum: RV Trip Wizard - Trip Planner Topics 06-24-2019, 01:26 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 21,697
Posted By MDFiver
I have the free version of the RV Life App. ...

I have the free version of the RV Life App. Where is this "trip" tab that has been mentioned. I don't have it. Does it only show up with the paid subscription?
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-17-2019, 05:44 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 12,991
Posted By MDFiver
Benadryl

Use Tylenol PM if it doesnít interfere with your medication. It knocks me out in 15 min.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-18-2019, 04:49 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 14,953
Posted By MDFiver
I just read your post to my husband. He said when...

I just read your post to my husband. He said when he was young and dumb and working at a gas station, all the guys would smoke when pumping. And thatís when you had to bend over because the intake...
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 02-03-2019, 04:48 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 17,427
Posted By MDFiver
Backing Up Fifth Wheel Diagram

This is the diagram I was trying to upload earlier that is very helpful in visualizing how to back up a trailer.
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 01-31-2019, 07:46 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 17,427
Posted By MDFiver
Backing Up Diagram

Very frustrated. Unable to attach my jpeg. I can see it attaching when I do it but doesnít show up when I submit. Too bad; it was good.
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 01-31-2019, 07:31 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 17,427
Posted By MDFiver
Backing Up

To xrated: Thank you so much for that awesome explanation about the arrows pointing left and right by the six position. Just fantastic.
We picked up our 30 foot fifth from Oregon and had to drive...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-10-2019, 10:20 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 20,950
Posted By MDFiver
I know this was four years ago but just now...

I know this was four years ago but just now seeing. Dying to know how the clear coating worked for you. Thanks.
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