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Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 04-03-2021, 07:35 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,178
Posted By Monster99
Ordered 2021 RAM 3500SRW 6.7 HO

I am prepping for retirement and just ordered my new RAM 3500 Laramie Longhorn SRW with the 6.7l HO Diesel. I was going to skim down on the truck and go with a lower trim level etc... but keep the...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-14-2016, 07:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,955
Posted By Monster99
I wouldn't keep the stinky slinky in the same bin...

I wouldn't keep the stinky slinky in the same bin with tools even in a trash bag. There will still be moisture to start rust plus it would gross me out if the bag tore which it will eventually....
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 10-25-2016, 02:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,029
Posted By Monster99
Place a spacer between wall and mattress. I...

Place a spacer between wall and mattress. I placed some round nylon downing cut to fit and then I velco'd them in place it worked for me
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 10-25-2016, 02:33 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,465
Posted By Monster99
We use the x chicks and it helps but doesn't stop...

We use the x chicks and it helps but doesn't stop it. There are other things out there to help but I personally believe a TT will always have some rock to it since it's sitting on round tires. Unless...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 10-24-2016, 05:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,321
Posted By Monster99
I'm, I'm a bit confused. RT 66? US 66? It doesn't...

I'm, I'm a bit confused. RT 66? US 66? It doesn't go to NH. I95 does go all the way but it is the city route and has a lot of traffic. There are other routes. But they will take more time.
Forum: Just Conversation 10-24-2016, 05:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 666
Posted By Monster99
Wow!!😳 that is sweet!!

Wow!!😳 that is sweet!!
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 10-24-2016, 05:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 820
Posted By Monster99
All winterized!

Little Miss Magic is all winterized 😩. I'm so bummed that the season is over. We found some great storage inside one of the barns at the fairgrounds only $400 for the season 😁. It really pays to look...
Forum: Clubs & Associations 10-14-2016, 06:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 13,361
Posted By Monster99
Hi I started out as a second generation...

Hi I started out as a second generation Firefighter in a small community in Massachusetts. I worked my way up to Captain and Training/Safety Officer. I spent 27 years serving this community. I...
Forum: Just Conversation 10-13-2016, 12:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 504
Posted By Monster99
I know it's a good deal I called my sisters and...

I know it's a good deal I called my sisters and told them to book it too
Forum: Just Conversation 10-13-2016, 10:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 504
Posted By Monster99
Winter storage

We have just found indoor winter storage for our hybrid at $400 for Joe until April. We put a deposit down and plan on bringing her down on Monday. I'm very happy with this. My biggest worry up here...
Forum: Just Conversation 08-19-2016, 11:23 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,617
Posted By Monster99
Our deepest condolences.

Our deepest condolences.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 08-15-2016, 12:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,061
Posted By Monster99
We did it for 4 years in a 29 foot Mallard...

We did it for 4 years in a 29 foot Mallard Bunkhouse with an infant to toddler. We stopped for her to go to school. Now she'll be off to college and just waiting for my son to finish and go off so we...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-25-2016, 05:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 710
Posted By Monster99
I know they are out there. Contact a mobility...

I know they are out there. Contact a mobility company like Mobilities Unlimited or Mobility Works.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-25-2016, 05:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 990
Posted By Monster99
Way too much weight on back of TT. Have you...

Way too much weight on back of TT. Have you considered ramps to the back of the truck? They make light weight aluminum ramps that could be set up to go into the back of the truck. That's what we did...
Forum: Expandables, Hybrids, & Lightweights Discussion 07-05-2016, 02:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,675
Posted By Monster99
Try Bear Country Canvas

Try Bear Country Canvas
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 07-02-2016, 12:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,411
Posted By Monster99
Basic tool kit including screwdrivers, adjustable...

Basic tool kit including screwdrivers, adjustable wrench, 3/8" drive ratchet set. Allen wrench set. Multimeter, drill/driver, bit set, drill set, channel lock pliers, long nose pliers, razor knife,...
Forum: Just Conversation 06-25-2016, 07:27 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,056
Posted By Monster99
I'm right now sitting in a beautiful campground...

I'm right now sitting in a beautiful campground in Vermont that is only about 1/2 full on a Saturday evening.
Forum: Just Conversation 06-22-2016, 11:16 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,957
Posted By Monster99
Our rule is either 1 night stayed or a...

Our rule is either 1 night stayed or a significant event attended in said state.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 05-30-2016, 05:52 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,373
Posted By Monster99
Your Generator is borderline on powering the A/c....

Your Generator is borderline on powering the A/c. The A/C is also getting old. They start to draw more power when they age from worn bearings, compressors, etc... But if you can power it up on shore...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-07-2016, 06:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 820
Posted By Monster99
I'd definitely change it. Mold and mildew have...

I'd definitely change it. Mold and mildew have probably grown in it and you could get very very sick
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 05-05-2016, 06:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 987
Posted By Monster99
Cloth all the way! Vinyl is way too sticky to be...

Cloth all the way! Vinyl is way too sticky to be comfortable. And it eventually cracks etc...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 05-04-2016, 06:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,331
Posted By Monster99
I have had the Lynx levelers for quite a while. I...

I have had the Lynx levelers for quite a while. I find them very easy to use and haven't broke yet. I have done boards and the yellow Lego style and the Lynx seem to be stronger and lighter. Very...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-02-2016, 05:53 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,575
Posted By Monster99
When parked with hookups we usually leave it on...

When parked with hookups we usually leave it on electric. When boondocking we turn it on a short while before use. No sense wasting gas.
Forum: Just Conversation 04-18-2016, 05:31 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,795
Posted By Monster99
We haven't retired yet so we tow our trailer...

We haven't retired yet so we tow our trailer where we go. Usually 3 weeks solid and a bunch of weekends. We live to travel and so donor kids and dog. We like hiking and kayaking and fishing etc......
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 04-18-2016, 05:02 AM
Replies: 906
Views: 221,504
Posted By Monster99
46 with a Jayco Jayfeather 18D hybrid

46 with a Jayco Jayfeather 18D hybrid
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 03-26-2016, 06:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,976
Posted By Monster99
Also while there aren't restrictions on the BRP...

Also while there aren't restrictions on the BRP some of the access roads do have restrictions. People need to be aware of these or they could very well get hung up.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 01-06-2016, 04:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,755
Posted By Monster99
My LED HDTV is from Best Buy it is their Insignia...

My LED HDTV is from Best Buy it is their Insignia brand and it is 12volts. The power cord changes the 115volts ac to 12 volts dc. You can buy the 12 volt cord separate
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 01-05-2016, 02:48 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,371
Posted By Monster99
When we bought ours we did the whole quick run...

When we bought ours we did the whole quick run through and didn't see anything but once we got it home I noticed where a piece of the back wall didn't meet up properly and there was a big gap between...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 12-12-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 689
Posted By Monster99
Briansi52 we went to Winhall Brook a couple of...

Briansi52 we went to Winhall Brook a couple of times this past Summer. We love it there. They never did close down early for the bridge replacement. They decided to wait till the season was over and...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 12-12-2015, 05:10 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 18,898
Posted By Monster99
Hadley's Point Campground in Bar Harbor ME....

Hadley's Point Campground in Bar Harbor ME. Acadia National Park is stunning
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 12-12-2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,238
Posted By Monster99
X2 for Fishermans Memorial State Park in...

X2 for Fishermans Memorial State Park in Narragansett RI
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-15-2015, 04:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,283
Posted By Monster99
We were in the Outer Banks camping one year when...

We were in the Outer Banks camping one year when I heard a loud "rip". O camper about 10 sites down had its awning tear away from the trailer. A bunch of us went down and rolled it up as best we...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-13-2015, 06:37 PM
Replies: 679
Views: 137,040
Posted By Monster99
103212103213103214103215 The Ocracoke Ferry...

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The Ocracoke Ferry Dock in Hatteras NC
The Albamerle Sound in NC on the Ferry
The last 2 are from the Chesapeake Bay Bridge and Tunnel
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 08-01-2015, 07:06 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,833
Posted By Monster99
Get out and walk around. Nothing else is as good...

Get out and walk around. Nothing else is as good as checking out the site and surrounding area. Rest cameras are nice but nothing beats seeing what you have in the big picture. Stop get out and...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-10-2015, 12:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,928
Posted By Monster99
Great story. We are now doing a similar thing....

Great story. We are now doing a similar thing. Every year we have s family Rv trip. My 2 sisters and their families. This year my brother is joining us. It is a lot of fun. Hopefully it will continue...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 07-10-2015, 12:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 853
Posted By Monster99
X2 on the special clamps.

X2 on the special clamps.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 07-09-2015, 12:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 853
Posted By Monster99
I would just replace that piece with a whole new...

I would just replace that piece with a whole new piece of hose with new clamps. Sometimes the plastic hoses just break down and need to be replaced.
Forum: Just Conversation 07-01-2015, 10:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,409
Posted By Monster99
House is paid off. Camper is paid off, wife's car...

House is paid off. Camper is paid off, wife's car still paying for another year then maybe replace the truck is starting to rot out pretty bad. But overall not too bad. Still 14 more years until...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-18-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,335
Posted By Monster99
Congrats!! Enjoy yourself. I'm very jealous 😊

Congrats!! Enjoy yourself. I'm very jealous 😊
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-16-2015, 06:32 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,750
Posted By Monster99
There is "Flipping RV's" on either CMT or...

There is "Flipping RV's" on either CMT or GAC
Forum: Just Conversation 06-13-2015, 11:00 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,007
Posted By Monster99
We were in Virginia and desperate for gas....

We were in Virginia and desperate for gas. Looking in "next exit" book found gas at the next exit. Got off the highway and found the station pulled in and got gas. First time towing the 32' TT did...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-06-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 12,634
Views: 1,766,360
Posted By Monster99
Heavy duty survival blankets and clamps for the...

Heavy duty survival blankets and clamps for the bunk ends
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-02-2015, 06:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 935
Posted By Monster99
The stock passenger Tires on the 1500 don't tend...

The stock passenger Tires on the 1500 don't tend to last. They are safe for the truck but wear out fast when towing significant weight. When you change tires consider LT tires they are stiffer which...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 05-29-2015, 11:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 818
Posted By Monster99
My in-laws looked at a Hurricane with handicap...

My in-laws looked at a Hurricane with handicap access and a chairlift.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 05-29-2015, 07:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 818
Posted By Monster99
ADA compliant ramp would need a ramp that is 1...

ADA compliant ramp would need a ramp that is 1 foot long for each inch in elevation. That is pretty big for the average camper.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-28-2015, 10:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 885
Posted By Monster99
Could be a bad belt in the tire. I had this...

Could be a bad belt in the tire. I had this happen before and it took some looking to figure out. Good luck
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-26-2015, 08:15 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,456
Posted By Monster99
I have an Insignia from Best Buy. It's 28" 12volt...

I have an Insignia from Best Buy. It's 28" 12volt and U.S. Quite light. Decent picture. I Have a 39" at home and it works quite well
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 05-20-2015, 06:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,243
Posted By Monster99
Winhall is a nice place good size sites. A loop...

Winhall is a nice place good size sites. A loop with W/E. Others no hook ups. Really clean bath houses. A decent hiking trail in the park up to some waterfalls. We stay every year
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-19-2015, 06:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,425
Posted By Monster99
We're going with 2 of my sisters with their...

We're going with 2 of my sisters with their families. The campground is very small so it shouldn't be too bad. It's also the shake down trip for the new HTT
Forum: Expandables, Hybrids, & Lightweights Discussion 05-18-2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,837
Posted By Monster99
Dealer did a quick professional job. I'm a happy...

Dealer did a quick professional job. I'm a happy camper.
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