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Forum: Full-Timers 07-31-2022, 06:07 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 7,647
Posted By cwk
The above statement about no sales tax is NOT...

The above statement about no sales tax is NOT true in FL.

I live in FL. We have a 6% state sales tax on most retail purchases, plus an optional local county sales tax of maybe a percent or so...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 07-27-2022, 10:48 PM
Replies: 1,550
Views: 319,297
Posted By cwk
Propane tank bay. This is the first basement...

Propane tank bay. This is the first basement compartment on the driver's side behind the front wheel. As part of our remodel, all propane has been removed from the coach.
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 07-26-2022, 06:24 PM
Replies: 1,550
Views: 319,297
Posted By cwk
The indoor unit for the minisplit weighs 18.3...

The indoor unit for the minisplit weighs 18.3 pounds. Add some weight for the copper refrigerant lines and wires, and the supporting structure. This is probably lighter than what they had up there....
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 07-26-2022, 12:15 PM
Replies: 1,550
Views: 319,297
Posted By cwk
Thanks for posting this. I am currently...

Thanks for posting this.
I am currently reconfiguring the upper cockpit area in our DP. I have removed the upper cabinetry, front drapery, backup camera, visors, fans, map lights, etc.

I am...
Forum: Vintage RV's 07-24-2022, 06:40 PM
Replies: 3,518
Views: 594,233
Posted By cwk
I'm with Rail on this one: minisplit. I suggest...

I'm with Rail on this one: minisplit. I suggest installing a dedicated unit just for the work area. I suspect that might be more efficient than trying to add a 4th zone, needing a larger outdoor...
Forum: Vintage RV's 07-19-2022, 02:37 PM
Replies: 24,118
Views: 2,145,836
Posted By cwk
An eye professional recommended sunglasses with...

An eye professional recommended sunglasses with UV PROTECTION after cataract surgery. I found some Safety Glasses that have UV Protection, polycarbonate safety work lenses, scratch resistance, and...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 07-17-2022, 05:25 PM
Replies: 2,344
Views: 1,484,004
Posted By cwk
Nice work! :thumb: Thanks for sharing.

Nice work! :thumb:
Thanks for sharing.
Forum: Vintage RV's 07-13-2022, 05:57 AM
Replies: 24,118
Views: 2,145,836
Posted By cwk
:dance::dance::dance::dance::dance: Fantastic...

:dance::dance::dance::dance::dance:
Fantastic news!!!
Forum: Vintage RV's 07-07-2022, 07:47 AM
Replies: 24,118
Views: 2,145,836
Posted By cwk
Maybe the road grime will slip off one side?...

Maybe the road grime will slip off one side? :whistling:

Or, at least rinse off more easily?
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 07-07-2022, 03:16 AM
Replies: 2,344
Views: 1,484,004
Posted By cwk
Welcome! That is a lot of very nice work....

Welcome!

That is a lot of very nice work. Thanks for sharing. :thumb:
Forum: Vintage RV's 06-19-2022, 10:40 AM
Replies: 24,118
Views: 2,145,836
Posted By cwk
Happy Birthday, RonJHall!!! ...

Happy Birthday, RonJHall!!!



:dance::dance::dance::dance::dance:
Forum: Vintage RV's 06-18-2022, 10:55 AM
Replies: 3,518
Views: 594,233
Posted By cwk
OK. I am shooting in the dark some more......

OK. I am shooting in the dark some more... :whistling:

Questions that might help isolate the problem:

Is this a new issue, or has the system always behaved this way?

What air pressure did...
Forum: Vintage RV's 06-18-2022, 05:05 AM
Replies: 3,518
Views: 594,233
Posted By cwk
Harv, Here is some "guesswork" on my part....

Harv,
Here is some "guesswork" on my part. :eek:

How old is the well tank?
Is the tank in the hot sun resulting in premature aging, hence causing the bladder or diaphragm to leak?
Is the tank...
Forum: Vintage RV's 06-15-2022, 11:25 AM
Replies: 11,416
Views: 1,864,351
Posted By cwk
RonS is correct. Then, I was curious, so... ...

RonS is correct. Then, I was curious, so...

I searched, found, and cut-and-pasted this from somewhere in the ForumAdmin subforum:
Forum: Vintage RV's 06-15-2022, 07:54 AM
Replies: 11,416
Views: 1,864,351
Posted By cwk
Yup! A well deserved THANK YOU from all of...

Yup!

A well deserved THANK YOU from all of us who you have helped by sharing your expertise and knowledge.


:bow::bow::bow::bow::bow:
Forum: Vintage RV's 05-25-2022, 02:26 PM
Replies: 24,118
Views: 2,145,836
Posted By cwk
Lynne, Thanks for passing on the news. ...

Lynne, Thanks for passing on the news.

Thoughts and prayers for both Deb and LLoyd.
Forum: Vintage RV's 05-14-2022, 11:07 AM
Replies: 24,118
Views: 2,145,836
Posted By cwk
Lloyd, Thoughts and prayers for both you and Deb.

Lloyd, Thoughts and prayers for both you and Deb.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 04-24-2022, 11:42 AM
Replies: 922
Views: 107,528
Posted By cwk
Instead of cutting the Dish mast... :eek: ...

Instead of cutting the Dish mast... :eek: :nonono:

Fill the difference in the mast and clamp sizes with some type of SHIM.


Get a short piece of PVC pipe that will fit around the...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 04-22-2022, 06:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 311
Posted By cwk
My '91 Eagle has a quick connection for a tow...

My '91 Eagle has a quick connection for a tow truck to air up the system if needed to move the coach. It is located in the front-most right outside compartment, just above my generator battery and...
Forum: Vintage RV's 04-13-2022, 06:28 PM
Replies: 24,118
Views: 2,145,836
Posted By cwk
Harv, Thanks for letting us know. His photos are...

Harv, Thanks for letting us know. His photos are always a positive start to the day. :thumb:
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 04-02-2022, 01:21 PM
Replies: 2,344
Views: 1,484,004
Posted By cwk
Looks great. :thumb: I agree with the back...

Looks great. :thumb: I agree with the back breaker comment. Mine is the same model.

I am guessing that you added a linear actuator along the rails that the generator wheels use?

Then, the...
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 04-02-2022, 07:55 AM
Replies: 11
American Coach: Just beginning
Views: 875
Posted By cwk
Baldo, Welcome. :) You will be learning...

Baldo,

Welcome. :)

You will be learning a lot of new things with your new-to-you coach. The American Eagle DP's are very well built machines. Feel free to ask questions. There are many great...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 03-26-2022, 08:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 200
Posted By cwk
New RV Load Center Panel. GFCI? AFCI?

As part of a motorhome remodel, the existing 120/240VAC Load Center is being replaced. There simply is not enough room to add additional circuits in the original panel.

This is a major coach...
Forum: Monaco Owner's Forum 03-24-2022, 11:35 AM
Replies: 1,550
Views: 319,297
Posted By cwk
I've been following this thread for a long time....

I've been following this thread for a long time. Great info!

Please excuse my interruption. (I will explain why at the bottom.)

Regarding "lithium" batteries, I would like to add some comments....
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 03-11-2022, 11:27 AM
Replies: 2,344
Views: 1,484,004
Posted By cwk
X2 :thumb:

X2 :thumb:
Forum: Vintage RV's 03-05-2022, 07:36 AM
Replies: 24,118
Views: 2,145,836
Posted By cwk
Maybe a cover over the keyhole on the outside?...

Maybe a cover over the keyhole on the outside? Tape a 3x5 card size of something (thin plastic?) that "hinges" at the top? Something to keep direct rain/sleet/snow out of the keyhole?
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 02-22-2022, 07:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 665
Posted By cwk
This is true. Their website is...

This is true.

Their website is tsdlogistics.com. Under "Services" click on "Open Roads - Fuel Discount Program." That will tell about their new website for fuel discounts.

Now, according to...
Forum: National RV Owner's Forum 02-20-2022, 09:03 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 172
Posted By cwk
Oliver, Welcome! :) I saw your post on...

Oliver,

Welcome! :)
I saw your post on the full-timer's forum about your need for a fuse block for your 1995 national Sea Breeze P30. I was going to suggest that you visit this brand-specific...
Forum: Going Green 02-19-2022, 05:55 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,350
Posted By cwk
Thanks for the response. :bow: Since you...

Thanks for the response. :bow:
Since you mentioned everything is still on the table... :whistling:

One thought that comes to mind is Air Conditioners. I originally was going to replace my two 30...
Forum: Going Green 02-18-2022, 07:17 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,350
Posted By cwk
Plus 49.97 pounds for the weight of 6 gallons of...

Plus 49.97 pounds for the weight of 6 gallons of water in the old heater. :thumb:
Not sure how much water is inside of your new water heater.

By the way... I am guessing that you installed an...
Forum: Vintage RV's 02-15-2022, 11:03 AM
Replies: 24,118
Views: 2,145,836
Posted By cwk
My wife recently read that LW had three girls and...

My wife recently read that LW had three girls and named them...



(wait for it...)
Forum: Full-Timers 02-13-2022, 10:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 853
Posted By cwk
No argument from me on this point. :nonono: :) ...

No argument from me on this point. :nonono: :)

Your setup sounds very good and works well for you. Thanks for sharing. :thumb:

Part of Changing Lane's YT work is evaluating various...
Forum: Full-Timers 02-13-2022, 04:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 853
Posted By cwk
Head on over to youtube and look for "Changing...

Head on over to youtube and look for "Changing Lanes" where you will find Chad and Tara working and traveling in a 5th wheel toyhauler. Search through their videos and you will find one or more...
Forum: Vintage RV's 02-06-2022, 05:57 AM
Replies: 3,518
Views: 594,233
Posted By cwk
I was curious, so I looked just now:

I was curious, so I looked just now:
Forum: Fleetwood Owner's Forum 02-02-2022, 10:18 AM
Replies: 2,344
Views: 1,484,004
Posted By cwk
Thanks for the photos. Question: Since the...

Thanks for the photos.

Question: Since the tanks vary in width vertically, how accurate are the readings? E.g., a 10% difference in the fresh water tank level near the bottom would indicate more...
Forum: Vintage RV's 01-31-2022, 06:17 AM
Replies: 3,518
Views: 594,233
Posted By cwk
GS has a foam sealant called "Window & Door" that...

GS has a foam sealant called "Window & Door" that says:

I have used their regular stuff and it expands like crazy. Definitely not for your needs. Maybe the above item will work? Or, a different...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 01-21-2022, 11:35 AM
Replies: 2,313
Views: 352,581
Posted By cwk
Search online for a 24-hour "plug-in outlet...

Search online for a 24-hour "plug-in outlet timer."

Plug your charger into the outlet timer, and connect your phone to the charger.

Take a guess on how many hours a day your phone needs to be...
Forum: Vintage RV's 01-03-2022, 05:38 PM
Replies: 24,118
Views: 2,145,836
Posted By cwk
Terry, Amazing and fabulous!...

Terry,
Amazing and fabulous! :dance::dance::dance::dance::dance:
Forum: Vintage RV's 01-01-2022, 11:17 AM
Replies: 24,118
Views: 2,145,836
Posted By cwk
Sorry, fell asleep after posting at 12:42 AM. The...

Sorry, fell asleep after posting at 12:42 AM. The local neighborhood did get quiet though. :rolleyes: :D
Forum: Vintage RV's 12-31-2021, 10:42 PM
Replies: 24,118
Views: 2,145,836
Posted By cwk
Happy New Year!:dance: Yes, we stayed up...

Happy New Year!:dance:

Yes, we stayed up tonight. Lots of fireworks in the neighborhood, so trying to sleep was not a realistic plan until after midnight. :rolleyes:

Looking forward to a good...
Forum: Vintage RV's 12-31-2021, 05:20 AM
Replies: 24,118
Views: 2,145,836
Posted By cwk
Terry, Glad to hear Eleanor is improving....

Terry,

Glad to hear Eleanor is improving. Please give her our best!

:wavey:
Forum: Vintage RV's 12-24-2021, 09:13 PM
Replies: 24,118
Views: 2,145,836
Posted By cwk
Merry Christmas, everyone! :wavey:

Merry Christmas, everyone! :wavey:
Forum: Vintage RV's 12-23-2021, 12:16 PM
Replies: 11,416
Views: 1,864,351
Posted By cwk
X3!!!

X3!!!
Forum: Vintage RV's 12-18-2021, 07:47 PM
Replies: 24,118
Views: 2,145,836
Posted By cwk
Terry, Great News!!! ...

Terry,
Great News!!!
:dance::dance::dance::dance::dance:


Continuing prayers for both you and Eleanor.
Forum: Vintage RV's 12-16-2021, 08:37 PM
Replies: 24,118
Views: 2,145,836
Posted By cwk
X2!!!

X2!!!
Forum: Vintage RV's 12-16-2021, 03:41 AM
Replies: 24,118
Views: 2,145,836
Posted By cwk
Terry, Thoughts and prayers for you and...

Terry,

Thoughts and prayers for you and Eleanor.

Beverly and Charles
Forum: Vintage RV's 11-25-2021, 04:04 AM
Replies: 24,118
Views: 2,145,836
Posted By cwk
Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! :)

Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! :)
Forum: Vintage RV's 11-03-2021, 07:58 AM
Replies: 24,118
Views: 2,145,836
Posted By cwk
Thanks for the photos! :bow: Do you have a...

Thanks for the photos! :bow:

Do you have a photo of the Jeep in the trailer with tie-downs? :flowers:
Forum: Vintage RV's 10-29-2021, 01:52 PM
Replies: 24,118
Views: 2,145,836
Posted By cwk
Dennis, Thoughts and prayers for both you...

Dennis,

Thoughts and prayers for both you and Denise.
Forum: Vintage RV's 10-25-2021, 09:05 AM
Replies: 3,518
Views: 594,233
Posted By cwk
Glenda made some very smart selections: mostly...

Glenda made some very smart selections: mostly drawers instead of doors, soft-close, full-extension. She is going to love that kitchen. :thumb:
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