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Forum: Just Conversation 02-19-2021, 08:28 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,148
Posted By Zigeuner
Not sure where this myth that debit charges/fraud...

Not sure where this myth that debit charges/fraud can't be disputed came from. I have a debit, and have disputed charges a couple times with this credit union over the last 10 years and also with a...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 01-28-2021, 06:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,561
Posted By Zigeuner
same on Android

same on Android
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 01-03-2021, 07:05 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,918
Posted By Zigeuner
If you go to Lynchburg to see the Jack Daniels...

If you go to Lynchburg to see the Jack Daniels Distillery, Pritchards is just down the road and shouldn't be skipped, a real small operation good tour. They've started making bourbon and whiskey I...
Forum: Just Conversation 11-25-2020, 08:01 PM
Replies: 389
Views: 41,967
Posted By Zigeuner
This is more or less the same thing that has been...

This is more or less the same thing that has been rattling around in my head the last few years. I hope to retire in a few years, maybe at 53. Perhaps I will find some other line of work I find...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-23-2020, 07:16 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 16,491
Posted By Zigeuner
I've spent my time on the ground as well, and as...

I've spent my time on the ground as well, and as long as the weather is ok, not opposed to it, but the other half is, therefore our tent hasn't seen use in a long time.

I always greet folks (and...
Forum: Full-Timers 02-01-2020, 09:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 394
Posted By Zigeuner
I've got a Sprinter, and though I really haven't...

I've got a Sprinter, and though I really haven't had any problems with it, not sure I would trust it to full time living. Some of the things, such as the water connections and faucets, are a little...
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 02-01-2020, 08:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 969
Posted By Zigeuner
Great road, 4 lanes, plenty of fuel stops. Mr...

Great road, 4 lanes, plenty of fuel stops. Mr D's RV Park is just on the north side of Ozark, another good place to stop for the night, $20 full hook up pull thrus and I think they had cable.
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 01-12-2020, 07:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 711
Posted By Zigeuner
Hwy 1 to Homestead, Hwy 997 (Krome Ave) to Hwy 41...

Hwy 1 to Homestead, Hwy 997 (Krome Ave) to Hwy 41 north to Naples, Collier Blvd/951 to I-75. Take the Brooksville exit, Hwy 50 west to 98/19 then north to Clermont. No tolls, the 41 and 98 parts are...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-12-2020, 05:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 951
Posted By Zigeuner
They just bought two dealerships here in north...

They just bought two dealerships here in north Alabama. I've been to see them, nothing stuck out to differentiate them from any other.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 02-04-2019, 06:13 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,497
Posted By Zigeuner
Belle Meade is a horse farm, plantation and they...

Belle Meade is a horse farm, plantation and they have wine tasting as well. I haven't been there yet but it has been recommended to me.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 02-03-2019, 07:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,497
Posted By Zigeuner
Great Blues in addition to Country, I make a...

Great Blues in addition to Country, I make a point of visiting BB Kings every time I am there. There is also football, you might see if the Titans will be playing while you are in town. Also check...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 09-15-2018, 09:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,329
Posted By Zigeuner
I have a Sprinter and overall we are happy with...

I have a Sprinter and overall we are happy with it. We haven't really had any major problems that have had to get repaired at a dealer and it's three years old. The panel on the refrigerator door ...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-09-2018, 08:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,472
Posted By Zigeuner
Last year we were the only campers other than the...

Last year we were the only campers other than the hosts, when we camped the last weekend in October at the lake here in north Alabama at a National Forest campground, it's last open weekend. It was...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 11-07-2017, 06:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,173
Posted By Zigeuner
My pin weight is 20.8% (2320 lbs) of total...

My pin weight is 20.8% (2320 lbs) of total weight, loaded, in the front living listed below.
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 10-31-2017, 08:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,153
Posted By Zigeuner
Seems I read that the trans temp was driven...

Seems I read that the trans temp was driven mainly by shifting up and down, not by constant work.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-30-2017, 08:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,225
Posted By Zigeuner
I've got the same setup under mine, and they have...

I've got the same setup under mine, and they have valves. A hot and cold low point drain, about 5 inches of pex terminated by a valve and the fresh tank drain, about 2 inches of pex terminated by a...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 06-02-2017, 07:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,926
Posted By Zigeuner
What makes the ride there particularly...

What makes the ride there particularly interesting? I intend to stay there the next time I go to Memphis, want to stay on the rivers and watch the traffic.
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 05-15-2017, 08:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,782
Posted By Zigeuner
Northgate RV Travel Park...

Northgate RV Travel Park (https://www.alabamarvtravel.com/) is in north Alabama just below the Tennessee state line, $30 a night full hook up pull thru. I drive by it a lot, just off I-65, very...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 05-14-2017, 09:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,389
Posted By Zigeuner
I sometimes have to put a board under my...

I sometimes have to put a board under my Andersons before leveling at home (I sorely need a load of gravel brought in to level a pad) and if the board is wet the leveler will slip on it. Same goes...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 05-14-2017, 09:26 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,389
Posted By Zigeuner
Yes. My kitchen table was screwed to the floor...

Yes. My kitchen table was screwed to the floor directly over the axles. After my first trip down the interstate three of the four screws holding it down were pulled loose. There was a good bump or...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-06-2017, 07:31 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 21,997
Posted By Zigeuner
https://www.stack-on.com/product/8-gun-security-ca...

https://www.stack-on.com/product/8-gun-security-cabinet/

Maybe something like that, could fit flat under the bed or standing in a closet. Called a cabinet, not a safe, weighs in at 70 pounds, but...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 04-23-2017, 08:13 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 8,129
Posted By Zigeuner
46 and 52

46 and 52
Forum: Military / Veteran RVing 02-22-2017, 06:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,456
Posted By Zigeuner
I read the other day in the Retirement newsletter...

I read the other day in the Retirement newsletter thats gets emailed out I believe, that the PX was going to be opened to Veterans in the fall, they did not get into the details of how access to...
Forum: Boondocking 01-30-2017, 07:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,466
Posted By Zigeuner
Where did you get the part that you used, sounds...

Where did you get the part that you used, sounds like what I am looking for. If you ordered on line can you provide a link?
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 01-14-2017, 05:08 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 15,875
Posted By Zigeuner
My Keystone Sprinter is a front living,...

My Keystone Sprinter is a front living, relatively light at about 2000 on the kingpin loaded. The drawbacks are as stated earlier, the living areas lack the huge windows and the bedroom windows are...
Forum: Just Conversation 11-28-2016, 06:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 745
Posted By Zigeuner
Pretty much sounds like the week my wife and I...

Pretty much sounds like the week my wife and I spent there early this summer, we had a great time. I highly recommend trying to get one of the more secluded spots at the Red Gate, there are three of...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 11-04-2016, 07:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,281
Posted By Zigeuner
#2 and I would have went with #1 before taking...

#2 and I would have went with #1 before taking out the slider and using the regular side plates the hitch. I have not measured again yet, but think I am right about 3" nose high now. The top holes...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 10-24-2016, 08:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 812
Posted By Zigeuner
Mobile District > Missions > Civil Works >...

Mobile District > Missions > Civil Works > Recreation > Camping (https://www.sam.usace.army.mil/Missions/CivilWorks/Recreation/Camping.aspx)

Corps of Engineers is cheap with your America the...
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 10-21-2016, 07:19 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 11,136
Posted By Zigeuner
I would probably find a different sales guy. ...

I would probably find a different sales guy. He's trying to sell you his truck because that's what he likes, instead of selling you what you want. I bet if he drove a diesel, he would be trying to...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-14-2016, 07:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,544
Posted By Zigeuner
I have a strict no clock policy in the camper,...

I have a strict no clock policy in the camper, but for some L shaped frames on shelves I used velcro and the 3M Command strips for the walls. I put up a set of the 3M Command wire hooks for hanging...
Forum: New Member Check-In 10-07-2016, 06:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 367
Posted By Zigeuner
Welcome to the iRV2 Forums, tons of good info...

Welcome to the iRV2 Forums, tons of good info here, from how tos for your rig to where to go with it. Enjoy your adventures.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-22-2016, 06:44 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 24,237
Posted By Zigeuner
So while on the subject of why tires fail, maybe...

So while on the subject of why tires fail, maybe someone can answer this, and if it needs to be it's own thread just say so. I had a short drive with fifth wheel camper below, topped off tires to...
Forum: Just Conversation 09-16-2016, 07:00 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,924
Posted By Zigeuner
Nearest neighbor would require a vehicle to...

Nearest neighbor would require a vehicle to visit. The port I have in mind is a rustic large barn with the RV in the middle, one side split into thirds with a single open car port on one end,...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-15-2016, 07:07 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 11,097
Posted By Zigeuner
Had that problem on Labor Day, we went out...

Had that problem on Labor Day, we went out Thursday and got one of the last least desirable spots, got set up and looked around at a bunch of empty pup tents set up on the lakeside spots, stayed that...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 08-17-2016, 07:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,019
Posted By Zigeuner
Why? Thought about staying there myself when we...

Why? Thought about staying there myself when we get out there.
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 08-17-2016, 07:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,761
Posted By Zigeuner
Can't talk about camping nearby, but did go to...

Can't talk about camping nearby, but did go to the park last summer. We had a three day pass and that was more than enough. Even the kids were beat after day two. Best advice is to get in right at...
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 08-15-2016, 06:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,139
Posted By Zigeuner
Thanks for the opinions

Thanks for the opinions
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 08-13-2016, 12:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,139
Posted By Zigeuner
Cooper Discoverer AT3 Tires

Will need to replace the stock tires on my truck before winter/hunting season and am leaning towards the Cooper Discoverer AT3 in 275/70R18 (125S E rated 10 ply). Found a lot of reviews on them,...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-02-2016, 06:45 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,017
Posted By Zigeuner
We use a toaster oven every time we are out, but...

We use a toaster oven every time we are out, but when we are making breakfast or cooking otherwise, we really aren't running anything else. Toast or biscuits mostly. We debated a toaster or a...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-31-2016, 06:57 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,446
Posted By Zigeuner
Waiters/waitresses in most states do not get...

Waiters/waitresses in most states do not get minimum wage, Washington must be different. Here the going wage for a waitress is about $2.50 an hour PLUS tips, which they have to split in most cases...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-20-2016, 07:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,070
Posted By Zigeuner
We had one a couple months ago here in Alabama, a...

We had one a couple months ago here in Alabama, a young girl, very tragic. Right off a boat dock, caused from the wiring.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 07-14-2016, 08:08 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,619
Posted By Zigeuner
I have only used a Curt Q16 with slider, so I...

I have only used a Curt Q16 with slider, so I have nothing to compare it too, but I am happy with it. I had to learn to make sure I am putting weight on it while hitching in order for the jaws to...
Forum: New Member Check-In 06-28-2016, 07:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 440
Posted By Zigeuner
Welcome. This place is great isn't it? It has...

Welcome. This place is great isn't it? It has answered questions I didn't even know I had. I cant wait until I can take a long trip like yours, enjoy.
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 06-16-2016, 07:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,361
Posted By Zigeuner
I drove thru Atlanta a couple weeks ago, I20...

I drove thru Atlanta a couple weeks ago, I20 eastbound to I75 south, and had no problems inside the loop. South of it however, about Morrow to McDonough, the construction really made a mess, both...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 06-10-2016, 06:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,089
Posted By Zigeuner
And Made in the USA

And Made in the USA
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 05-21-2016, 08:44 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,740
Posted By Zigeuner
Savannah, leaving before the weekend and not...

Savannah, leaving before the weekend and not coming back till midweek, staying at Red Gate. Hope to see most everything we want in and around Savannah and Tybee Island.
Forum: Navigation, Routes & Roads 04-13-2016, 06:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,170
Posted By Zigeuner
When you see the signs for 20 East, you want to...

When you see the signs for 20 East, you want to get in the 2nd lane from the left. The two left lanes exit to 20 and the far left merges into the right lane after exiting.
Forum: Just Conversation 04-12-2016, 07:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,587
Posted By Zigeuner
Excellent attitudes and one I like to share,...

Excellent attitudes and one I like to share, though sometimes I can have too much of other people's circumstances.
Forum: New Member Check-In 03-26-2016, 05:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 436
Posted By Zigeuner
Very nice, I am envious of your upcoming trip. ...

Very nice, I am envious of your upcoming trip. Can't wait until we can get out there.
Forum: New Member Check-In 03-26-2016, 05:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 622
Posted By Zigeuner
You wont have any problem finding a truck in...

You wont have any problem finding a truck in Texas. While I was searching for one Texas kept coming up again and again, they like their trucks out there. Seems they always have way more truck than...
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