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Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion Yesterday, 04:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 244
Posted By JaytheDJ
Those that cover, will tell you to cover. Those...

Those that cover, will tell you to cover. Those that don't will not. I cover all of my vehicles because I live among the pines and sap will quickly ruin any vehicle that's exposed if not cleaned off...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 09-08-2022, 04:25 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,232
Posted By JaytheDJ
Native RI'er checking in. Many good suggestions,...

Native RI'er checking in. Many good suggestions, just adding in comments re: Normandy Farms suggestion. This place is popular, if you do plan on staying you need to book ahead of time. It's not cheap...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 06-18-2022, 05:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 185
Posted By JaytheDJ
Hot glued small round magnets to the back of the...

Hot glued small round magnets to the back of the frame spaced every 6" or so. Cut a piece of screen same size as window opening and hot glued magnets to that aligning with the ones on the frame. Prop...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 06-16-2022, 03:59 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,598
Posted By JaytheDJ
My 2018 Jayco Redhawk, which I've had since new,...

My 2018 Jayco Redhawk, which I've had since new, has had no major issues. 25K miles and counting over 4 years with a family of five.
People tend to be quicker to speak up when they have a complaint...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 05-26-2022, 04:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 155
Posted By JaytheDJ
Good luck finding an open site at Normandy Farms....

Good luck finding an open site at Normandy Farms. Unless mid-week, weekends are usually booked out a year in advance
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 04-02-2022, 05:54 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,230
Posted By JaytheDJ
I do get happy when I see a fellow RV'er, no...

I do get happy when I see a fellow RV'er, no matter the class and try to be friendly with a wave or a flash but find that most RV'ers don't respond in kind. RARELY does anyone reciprocate. :sad:

...
Forum: Boondocking 03-28-2022, 06:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 877
Posted By JaytheDJ
How'd you make out on your trip? We're heading...

How'd you make out on your trip? We're heading down to St Augustine for the first time in April and would love to hear some feedback on what you found.
Forum: New Member Check-In 02-10-2022, 03:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 200
Posted By JaytheDJ
Welcome fellow Ocean Stater!

Welcome fellow Ocean Stater!
Forum: Jayco Owner's Forum 01-29-2022, 05:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 650
Posted By JaytheDJ
27U is not the same floorplan as my 25R, but...

27U is not the same floorplan as my 25R, but comparing the layouts online you might be able to put a trash can where we put ours. We are able to fit a tall skinny can with a lid between the front...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 11-24-2021, 05:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,122
Posted By JaytheDJ
Tunnels are a no-no for propane and lit propane...

Tunnels are a no-no for propane and lit propane devices. Bridges are fine, including GW and TZ (Cuomo now), no matter the age of your rig.

Give a honk as you go by Exit 2 on your way into RI!
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 11-22-2021, 03:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 336
Posted By JaytheDJ
Plenty of posts and threads on here regarding...

Plenty of posts and threads on here regarding that, including this one. The search feature will help you find what you are looking for.
...
Forum: Jayco Owner's Forum 11-22-2021, 03:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 731
Posted By JaytheDJ
Good luck with your unit!

Good luck with your unit!
Forum: Jayco Owner's Forum 11-09-2021, 03:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 378
Posted By JaytheDJ
Odyssey's are sister products to Jayco Hawks,...

Odyssey's are sister products to Jayco Hawks, build quality and most materials the same but with a few nicer amenities.

Entegra's have the beautiful front windshield, solid surface counters, and a...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 10-25-2021, 04:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 697
Posted By JaytheDJ
This may help you with what you are looking for. ...

This may help you with what you are looking for.
video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Aye4dkvq-aE)
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 10-14-2021, 04:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 387
Posted By JaytheDJ
I've been covering my Class C for the past 3...

I've been covering my Class C for the past 3 years, don't buckle it or strap it down tight, never seen any issue with the cover wearing any paint off. Yes it may blow around a bit, but no evidence of...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 08-29-2021, 05:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 474
Posted By JaytheDJ
I have a rubber roof and have not noticed the...

I have a rubber roof and have not noticed the issue you question. I just did a roof inspection last week and keep my unit covered at all times when not in use.
YMMV
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-28-2021, 05:12 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,462
Posted By JaytheDJ
LOL, better than the #2 pencil I've been using!

LOL, better than the #2 pencil I've been using!
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 07-19-2021, 05:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,923
Posted By JaytheDJ
I use 2 of these, one under the rear bumper and...

I use 2 of these, one under the rear bumper and the other under the entry door. Makes rig rock solid when camping.

Valterra RV Stabilizer...
Forum: New Member Check-In 06-18-2021, 04:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 192
Posted By JaytheDJ
Glad to see you here!

Glad to see you here!
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-17-2021, 04:34 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,209
Posted By JaytheDJ
I have an outdoor kitchen (Cooktop, sink, and...

I have an outdoor kitchen (Cooktop, sink, and 120V fridge). This is MY area, Jay's Bar and Grille :D

To answer your follow ups:
I do have and use the built-in 2 burner cooktop as a secondary...
Forum: Gear and Product Discussions 06-17-2021, 04:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 558
Posted By JaytheDJ
Sounds like you have thought this out and have a...

Sounds like you have thought this out and have a good plan. I like your ideas. Send it!
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-02-2021, 04:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 498
Posted By JaytheDJ
Our windows are tinted, so I didn't feel the need...

Our windows are tinted, so I didn't feel the need for the daytime or privacy shades. We just want blackout for sleeping so ended up going to blinds.com and ordered custom sized roller blinds for...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-23-2021, 05:21 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,067
Posted By JaytheDJ
Right now probably isn't the best time to buy if...

Right now probably isn't the best time to buy if you are looking for the best prices or for a specific floor plan due to increased demand. However, is there ever a right time?

Your findings are...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-22-2021, 04:49 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,519
Posted By JaytheDJ
Have you checked with your insurance company?...

Have you checked with your insurance company? Mine (Progressive) has roadside assistance as part of my policy.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 05-17-2021, 04:30 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,689
Posted By JaytheDJ
Burlingame is nice, go there frequently for...

Burlingame is nice, go there frequently for camping, mtn biking, and hiking. Not sure if it's what you're looking for though if comparing it to the Cape. Burlingame is nestled in the woods of...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 05-07-2021, 04:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 651
Posted By JaytheDJ
I would recommend the RVParky App. It provides...

I would recommend the RVParky App. It provides detailed information and reviews for many places, including Cracker Barrels.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-30-2021, 04:41 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,072
Posted By JaytheDJ
I have Progressive insurance for non-full time RV...

I have Progressive insurance for non-full time RV use and our policy is less than $500 for the year. I have an insurance agent I use for all of my insurance needs and she has served me well versus...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 04-03-2021, 05:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 896
Posted By JaytheDJ
I use PIXLR.com (https://pixlr.com/)

I use PIXLR.com (https://pixlr.com/)
Forum: Full-Timers 03-24-2021, 04:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,220
Posted By JaytheDJ
Recently purchased an 8" PARK MEADOW POCKETED...

Recently purchased an 8" PARK MEADOW POCKETED COIL RV MATTRESS II from them and had no issues with the process. Because my application was a custom order their cancellation/return policy does not...
Forum: Jayco Owner's Forum 03-23-2021, 04:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 773
Posted By JaytheDJ
You mention solar equipped but it sounds like you...

You mention solar equipped but it sounds like you don't have solar? You also said you have 2 new AGM's, which is good. My suggestion is to take the $$ you'd spend on one of these units and install a...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 03-19-2021, 04:29 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,130
Posted By JaytheDJ
Not sure why having and using an outdoor kitchen...

Not sure why having and using an outdoor kitchen puts me in the category of glamping?

To each their own but to answer OP's question:

I specifically bought my rig because it had an outdoor...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 03-19-2021, 04:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 223
Posted By JaytheDJ
I have found this site where you can buy...

I have found this site where you can buy pieces/parts and build your own frame if you are interested.

RV Window Screen Parts (https://www.pellandent.com/RV-Window-Screen-Parts)
Forum: Gear and Product Discussions 03-14-2021, 05:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,460
Posted By JaytheDJ
Nice write up. Where do you keep it when the...

Nice write up.

Where do you keep it when the slide is in?
Forum: New Member Check-In 01-31-2021, 05:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 304
Posted By JaytheDJ
Always nice to see a fellow New England'r on...

Always nice to see a fellow New England'r on here!

Welcome!
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 11-04-2020, 04:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,395
Posted By JaytheDJ
Not sure about where it's located on your unit...

Not sure about where it's located on your unit but I have a Jayco 25R and I have a switch in my control panel specifically for the inverter. I press it for a second or two to engage the inverter
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 10-29-2020, 04:56 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 14,275
Posted By JaytheDJ
I have the 770 and I have it paired to my phone...

I have the 770 and I have it paired to my phone using the Garmin Smartphone Link app which provides real-time traffic updates among other things by utilizing the data connection on your phone. I see...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 10-27-2020, 04:25 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 762
Posted By JaytheDJ
Same situation this past weekend up here in the...

Same situation this past weekend up here in the northeast. Voltage swings from 102V to 137V. While certainly an inconvenience I never thought about bypassing my EMS, that's why I bought and installed...
Forum: Just Conversation 10-03-2020, 05:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 383
Posted By JaytheDJ
Have you looked into FlexScreen...

Have you looked into FlexScreen (https://flexscreen.com/?/Window-Screens&gclid=Cj0KCQjwwuD7BRDBARIsAK_5YhWRi-hlZsju2RNfn98hi_0aBBndkY-_o70Pkg_Is9Jm0bK5iR0RvL8aAv51EALw_wcB)?
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-21-2020, 04:40 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,451
Posted By JaytheDJ
Isn't there a way for you to apply for a variance...

Isn't there a way for you to apply for a variance with the county/town?
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 08-08-2020, 04:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 551
Posted By JaytheDJ
Entegra odyssey 25R has both features. I can't...

Entegra odyssey 25R has both features. I can't speak to the Entegra but I have a Jayco Redhawk 25R (same thing except no outdoor TV) and we love it.
Forum: Jayco Owner's Forum 07-31-2020, 04:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 506
Posted By JaytheDJ
2018 Jayco Redhawk owner. No floor discoloration....

2018 Jayco Redhawk owner. No floor discoloration. Good luck
Forum: Jayco Owner's Forum 06-29-2020, 03:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 834
Posted By JaytheDJ
You'll probably receive more feedback on the...

You'll probably receive more feedback on the Jayco Owners Forum. (https://www.jaycoowners.com/forums/f5/)
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 06-20-2020, 05:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,151
Posted By JaytheDJ
Jayco Redhawks and Greyhawks have a flat floor....

Jayco Redhawks and Greyhawks have a flat floor. My Red is 11'6"
Forum: Jayco Owner's Forum 06-20-2020, 05:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,012
Posted By JaytheDJ
I own a 2018 Redhawk 25R. Actually almost 30'...

I own a 2018 Redhawk 25R. Actually almost 30' total length though.

Redhawks don't have all of the options as the Greyhawks but structurally are identical save for one big thing that may sway you....
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-12-2020, 03:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,138
Posted By JaytheDJ
I used well nuts along with the Z brackets topped...

I used well nuts along with the Z brackets topped off with a liberal amount of Dicor. These babies aren't going anywhere. well nuts (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WpATnkmKzYI)
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 06-08-2020, 04:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,961
Posted By JaytheDJ
Those are pop off/on style, same as I have. I...

Those are pop off/on style, same as I have. I keep one of these tools...
Forum: Class C Motorhome Discussions 05-19-2020, 04:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 764
Posted By JaytheDJ
The only checkpoint you will encounter is on 95S...

The only checkpoint you will encounter is on 95S in FL.
Forum: Jayco Owner's Forum 05-15-2020, 04:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,337
Posted By JaytheDJ
The Hellwig helper springs were basically...

The Hellwig helper springs were basically "installed", not adjusted, meaning they weren't taking any additional load off of the factory leaf pack. After reading through some other forums I took the...
Forum: Jayco Owner's Forum 05-14-2020, 04:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,337
Posted By JaytheDJ
I'd hate to drive a Class C without it! In...

I'd hate to drive a Class C without it!

In all seriousness, the additional Helwig helper springs installed as part of the JRide package on my rig were not even setup properly. Once I corrected...
Forum: Jayco Owner's Forum 04-25-2020, 07:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 727
Posted By JaytheDJ
On our 2018 only the TV and 2 bedroom outlets are...

On our 2018 only the TV and 2 bedroom outlets are connected to the inverter.
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