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Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 01-15-2021, 03:10 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,463
Posted By reubenray
That is how we like to travel. Get out into...

That is how we like to travel. Get out into nature and away from people. But we won't do it until we both get our shots. We still have to be around humans to get food, beer, etc. I am 69 and I...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 01-13-2021, 07:22 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 5,597
Posted By reubenray
Alabama tried a phone system and was a total...

Alabama tried a phone system and was a total cluster-failure (not the word I would use, but I can't say that here). They now say it will be weeks before a portal will be up and running. But today...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 01-13-2021, 12:03 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 5,597
Posted By reubenray
Time zone??

Time zone??
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 01-13-2021, 10:29 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 5,597
Posted By reubenray
How strict will the shots givers be with the age?...

How strict will the shots givers be with the age? My wife turns 65 in 6 months. I am 69. Are you required to have identification?
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 01-12-2021, 06:17 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 5,597
Posted By reubenray
Wow - Florida has gave over 500,000 more shots...

Wow - Florida has gave over 500,000 more shots than Alabama has.
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 01-11-2021, 09:14 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,205
Posted By reubenray
I fully understand that reasoning. In the RV...

I fully understand that reasoning. In the RV resort I live at several neighbors had to have outpatient surgeries and they had to be tested first. Of the 100+ neighbors two couples had mild cases. ...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 01-11-2021, 05:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,205
Posted By reubenray
What is the purpose of getting tested if you are...

What is the purpose of getting tested if you are only having mild symptoms besides adding to the number? If you feel sick stay home just like you should if you had a cold or flu I could see a...
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-10-2021, 03:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 418
Posted By reubenray
I kept mine in case I ever switched back to...

I kept mine in case I ever switched back to Directv.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-10-2021, 08:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 418
Posted By reubenray
I would switch the Tra'vler to Dish. It is not...

I would switch the Tra'vler to Dish. It is not that hard to do.
Forum: Newmar Owner's Forum 01-09-2021, 08:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 153
Posted By reubenray
Snap Pads on 40' Models of Ventana LE?

Has anyone got these for these particular models? In the instructions it says to check to make sure there is enough clearance for the snap pads. The front jacks look like it may not be enough...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 01-08-2021, 12:27 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,078
Posted By reubenray
I will not, being I am paying for these shows...

I will not, being I am paying for these shows already on Dish. If I subscribed to every streaming app that has a show that I want to watch I would be broke.
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 01-08-2021, 05:35 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,463
Posted By reubenray
Now instead of changing any plans due to Covid I...

Now instead of changing any plans due to Covid I am not making any plans until we get our shots. It looks like we will not be traveling much again this year. I was hoping to take a long trip in...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-08-2021, 05:28 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,271
Posted By reubenray
My drain is down at the bottom. Once I took the...

My drain is down at the bottom. Once I took the drain/anode rod out I put water back on my motorhome and flushed the tank. I then rinsed the side of the motorhome off.

I have ordered new anode...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-07-2021, 05:32 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,271
Posted By reubenray
Yes I can afford a 1 1/16" socket. I went...

Yes I can afford a 1 1/16" socket. I went through both of my socket sets and there was no an 1 1/16" socket.
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 01-07-2021, 02:31 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 5,597
Posted By reubenray
I am not surprised. Social media is the cause of...

I am not surprised. Social media is the cause of a lot of problems. All the readers ever care about is the last one they read. You know the old saying "opinions are like buttholes everybody has...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-07-2021, 12:34 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,271
Posted By reubenray
Thanks everyone - I have the metal latch ordered...

Thanks everyone - I have the metal latch ordered also. Hopefully there will be directions on how to install it.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-07-2021, 11:47 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,271
Posted By reubenray
IK -- I ordered the heating element also. ...

IK -- I ordered the heating element also.

This simple job has turned into one step forward and two steps backward. The clip on the water heater door broke off.

How and where can I get this...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-07-2021, 10:51 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,271
Posted By reubenray
A 7/8" was to small. I ended using an 1 1/8"...

A 7/8" was to small. I ended using an 1 1/8" socket which was a little big. An 1" was to small.

I went ahead and flushed the tank and ordered an anode rod.

Once I get everything put back...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-07-2021, 10:23 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,271
Posted By reubenray
If that is the case then I most likely burnt up...

If that is the case then I most likely burnt up my water heater a few weeks ago. At some point the WH was turned on and it was on for several hours with no water in it. Is the anode rod what I need?
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-07-2021, 10:05 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,271
Posted By reubenray
Per my instructions I removed the anode (sp) rod...

Per my instructions I removed the anode (sp) rod and while being prepared for water nothing came out. I opened the blow off and still nothing came out. Would draining the low point drains drain...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-07-2021, 09:32 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,271
Posted By reubenray
Draining Water Heater?

I want to drain my water heater and looking for ideas on how to do this without getting soaking wet. I will have to use a crescent wrench being I don't have a socket this big. This means I will...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 01-06-2021, 08:13 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 5,597
Posted By reubenray
Are the shots given to the residents of the...

Are the shots given to the residents of the particular state and county before giving them to out of state visitors? Being this is snowbird season I am wondering how they would get their shots.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 01-06-2021, 06:27 PM
Replies: 2,923
Views: 338,328
Posted By reubenray
I have been using them for years with good...

I have been using them for years with good results. I got an extension cable where I can put it up high on my motorhome windshield.
Forum: Tiffin Owner's Forum 01-04-2021, 05:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 482
Posted By reubenray
My front heat pump/furnace will do this, but my...

My front heat pump/furnace will do this, but my back one does not. I don't if this is how it is supposed to work or not. This is not a concern to me being I want the front units to put heat into...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 12-27-2020, 01:14 PM
Replies: 2,923
Views: 338,328
Posted By reubenray
Did it work with your camera?

Did it work with your camera?
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 12-23-2020, 07:07 AM
Replies: 2,923
Views: 338,328
Posted By reubenray
I have my laptop connected to the ethernet port...

I have my laptop connected to the ethernet port doing this post and it is working. I checked my speed and it was 77 mbps.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 12-23-2020, 06:00 AM
Replies: 2,923
Views: 338,328
Posted By reubenray
I don't know. I also don't know what info would...

I don't know. I also don't know what info would go out from the Dish receiver through the Nighthawk via the ethernet port.

I will hook up my laptop via the ethernet cable today and try it.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 12-22-2020, 12:41 PM
Replies: 2,923
Views: 338,328
Posted By reubenray
I just tried an OnDemand show and it worked fine.

I just tried an OnDemand show and it worked fine.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 12-22-2020, 09:57 AM
Replies: 2,923
Views: 338,328
Posted By reubenray
I connected my Dish Hopper 3 directly to the...

I connected my Dish Hopper 3 directly to the Nighthawk via ethernet and I checked the speed three times. The speeds were faster than what I had before having a Netgear EX6100 Extender. I got speeds...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 12-20-2020, 11:16 AM
Replies: 2,923
Views: 338,328
Posted By reubenray
I currently have my Nighthawk paired with a...

I currently have my Nighthawk paired with a Netgear EX6100 extender which has one ethernet port for connecting to my Dish receiver. I have a spare Linksys router that I may try to tether it to just...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 12-19-2020, 12:25 PM
Replies: 2,923
Views: 338,328
Posted By reubenray
I bought a new unit from Ebay that I was able to...

I bought a new unit from Ebay that I was able to register it with Netgear for it's warranty. It came in a box with everything with it. The SKU #MR1100-100NAS is different from the above posts.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 12-19-2020, 07:47 AM
Replies: 2,923
Views: 338,328
Posted By reubenray
I hit a high speed of 78mbps today with my...

I hit a high speed of 78mbps today with my Nighthawk. This was on my laptop and my Dish receiver.
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 12-16-2020, 04:58 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,731
Posted By reubenray
This is a concern for us also, but for another...

This is a concern for us also, but for another reason. Our home in Alabama is for sale and we will move to Arkansas. The sale and the move could happen at any time and over a span three to four...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 12-14-2020, 05:28 AM
Replies: 2,923
Views: 338,328
Posted By reubenray
Yes!! All of my devices now use this type of...

Yes!!

All of my devices now use this type of cable.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 12-11-2020, 10:48 AM
Replies: 2,923
Views: 338,328
Posted By reubenray
I ended up popping it off with a small...

I ended up popping it off with a small screwdriver.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 12-11-2020, 07:39 AM
Replies: 2,923
Views: 338,328
Posted By reubenray
For the people that switched to the Nighthawk...

For the people that switched to the Nighthawk what is the secret for getting the battery door off? I got it the first time with a little trouble, but I have not been able to get it off now. I want...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 12-11-2020, 05:35 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,766
Posted By reubenray
We were planning on going, but will not. This is...

We were planning on going, but will not. This is not due to being afraid of Covid, but it is no fun when being forced to wear a mask. I like to browse, eat and look at a lot of RV's. With the...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 12-11-2020, 05:25 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,731
Posted By reubenray
I get a flu shot each year, so getting a Covid...

I get a flu shot each year, so getting a Covid shot each year also is not a big thing. I foresee an all-in-one shot for both in the future.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 12-10-2020, 12:02 PM
Replies: 2,923
Views: 338,328
Posted By reubenray
Yep - easy peasy I got mine from Ebay for...

Yep - easy peasy

I got mine from Ebay for $240
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 12-08-2020, 06:23 PM
Replies: 2,923
Views: 338,328
Posted By reubenray
Thanks - I finally got every thing (including an...

Thanks - I finally got every thing (including an extender) setup and all I can say is WOW. I am getting 2 if not 3 times faster speed than the 815S. I just checked and I had 61 mbps.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 12-08-2020, 01:32 PM
Replies: 2,923
Views: 338,328
Posted By reubenray
I installed my Mobley sim card in a Nighthawk M1...

I installed my Mobley sim card in a Nighthawk M1 today which was in a Netgear Unite Explore. Does AT&T Wifi Manager not work with the Nighthawk? I get an error notice when I try it.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 12-05-2020, 06:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 386
Posted By reubenray
Let us know how it works.

Let us know how it works.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 12-04-2020, 11:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 197
Posted By reubenray
Also get the one for $29.99 one in below link at...

Also get the one for $29.99 one in below link at the bottom of the page and not the one from Dish itself. They are the same except for the color.

https://www.airtv.net/products/
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 12-04-2020, 04:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 197
Posted By reubenray
I don't have this setup in my MH, but I have a...

I don't have this setup in my MH, but I have a Hopper 3 with a Joey 3 in my house. I have the OTA dual antenna adapter on my H3 and the J3 shows the channels. You will need to rescan for the OTA...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 11-29-2020, 04:40 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,020
Posted By reubenray
I have been looking at these. I have only used...

I have been looking at these. I have only used my wood blocks once in the last three years. I have a screen door handle on them and I use a firepit poker with them. But that one time made me look...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 11-28-2020, 07:53 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 876
Posted By reubenray
I found a new Netgear MR1100 on Ebay for $240 and...

I found a new Netgear MR1100 on Ebay for $240 and I bought it.
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 11-28-2020, 05:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 754
Posted By reubenray
I am using this...

I am using this https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00SK6ZL46/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_search_asin_title?ie=UTF8&psc=1 with my Netgear 815S. It also gives me a hard wired ethernet connection for my Dish...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 11-27-2020, 06:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 876
Posted By reubenray
I currently have my 815S paired with a Netgear ...

I currently have my 815S paired with a Netgear AC750 Dual Band Gigabit Wi-Fi Range Extender EX6100. This gives me an hard wired option plus it extends the signal. I am curious is the LB1120 will...
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 11-27-2020, 05:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 876
Posted By reubenray
Do you leave it plugged in all the time and will...

Do you leave it plugged in all the time and will the battery swell up making it unusable?
Forum: Technology: Internet, TV, Satellite, Cell Phones, etc. 11-27-2020, 04:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 876
Posted By reubenray
What speeds to you get? This could work for me...

What speeds to you get? This could work for me being I have a spare router just sitting around.
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