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Forum: RV Gourmet 01-14-2021, 01:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 176
Posted By dustyone
I've tried making starter a couple of times but...

I've tried making starter a couple of times but it never really worked out well for me. It started out good but then went out died or whatever it does. I guess I'm not doing it right. So I'll stick...
Forum: RV'ing Humor & Crazy but True Stories 12-22-2020, 02:44 PM
Replies: 336
Views: 18,833
Posted By dustyone
Do you remember when Coke actually had Coke as an...

Do you remember when Coke actually had Coke as an ingredient?
Forum: Just Conversation 12-16-2020, 08:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 948
Posted By dustyone
Some cast iron cookware. Best cookware for over a...

Some cast iron cookware. Best cookware for over a campfire.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 12-11-2020, 05:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 341
Posted By dustyone
I know nothing about eaz lift but looked on my...

I know nothing about eaz lift but looked on my phone and found they are still in business. Why bot give them a call?
Forum: CB & Ham Radio 12-08-2020, 12:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 683
Posted By dustyone
Just look for the vinyl. 310676

Just look for the vinyl. 310676
Forum: CB & Ham Radio 12-08-2020, 12:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 683
Posted By dustyone
Ask an old retired trucker and he will tell you...

Ask an old retired trucker and he will tell you channel 13 was the unofficial rv channel. Not used much anymore. Since I retired and bought a camper I have only run into a couple that even have a cb....
Forum: Just Conversation 12-03-2020, 10:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 584
Posted By dustyone
I'm on the other side. I like tt. Only 1 power...

I'm on the other side. I like tt. Only 1 power unit to upkeep. If your tv breaks down you still have camper. ( This happened to DW & I ) If tt needs repair you have transportation. On a class c ...
Forum: RV'ing Humor & Crazy but True Stories 11-29-2020, 08:05 AM
Replies: 336
Views: 18,833
Posted By dustyone
I still do this.

I still do this.
Forum: RV'ing Humor & Crazy but True Stories 11-27-2020, 03:21 PM
Replies: 336
Views: 18,833
Posted By dustyone
This has become a very interesting thread and a...

This has become a very interesting thread and a very interesting topic talking about being old I don't consider myself old but when I think back on it I built at least two oatmeal box radios I hope...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 11-26-2020, 01:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 517
Posted By dustyone
I would look at having the gen repaired. Up here...

I would look at having the gen repaired. Up here within 20 mile of me are 2 repair shops and they only repair or rebuild gens and heavy truck alternator. I've seen many mohos in there shops being...
Forum: Just Conversation 11-23-2020, 06:58 PM
Replies: 434
Views: 21,273
Posted By dustyone
The meaning of the word assume is in the spelling...

The meaning of the word assume is in the spelling

A$$/U/ME
Forum: RV'ing Humor & Crazy but True Stories 11-22-2020, 11:22 PM
Replies: 336
Views: 18,833
Posted By dustyone
Yea. The good old days!

Yea. The good old days!
Forum: Just Conversation 11-22-2020, 12:03 PM
Replies: 434
Views: 21,273
Posted By dustyone
When you are as good as you can be, and can get...

When you are as good as you can be, and can get no better, come sit beside me and watch true greatness take a break
Forum: RV'ing Humor & Crazy but True Stories 11-22-2020, 08:23 AM
Replies: 336
Views: 18,833
Posted By dustyone
We had one of them. Also wood fired kitchen...

We had one of them. Also wood fired kitchen stove. Hand pumped water. Water pump was on the back porch.
Forum: RV'ing Humor & Crazy but True Stories 11-21-2020, 12:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 689
Posted By dustyone
Just one , the cook !

Just one , the cook !
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 11-20-2020, 11:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 776
Posted By dustyone
Lando51 I was wondering if you are staying...

Lando51
I was wondering if you are staying stationary or moving. If stationary why not skirt it Up? The make many different types that are reusable. If you look online you will see many ideas. Ask...
Forum: RV'ing Humor & Crazy but True Stories 11-20-2020, 08:41 AM
Replies: 336
Views: 18,833
Posted By dustyone
I'm so old that I can remember when door locks...

I'm so old that I can remember when door locks where not needed.
Forum: RV'ing Humor & Crazy but True Stories 11-19-2020, 07:19 PM
Replies: 336
Views: 18,833
Posted By dustyone
In so old that when the LORD said let there be...

In so old that when the LORD said let there be light I loaned him my Zippo.
My job every day was to fill the lamps. We used a to have an outhouse. A two holer.
Forum: Just Conversation 11-17-2020, 05:14 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,860
Posted By dustyone
I can tell when and how angry the DW is by the...

I can tell when and how angry the DW is by the size of the cast iron skillet she is carrying.
Forum: New Member Check-In 11-16-2020, 09:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 239
Posted By dustyone
I forgot. Saltville Virginia. Salt was needed for...

I forgot. Saltville Virginia. Salt was needed for both sides. This town was a vital link
Forum: New Member Check-In 11-16-2020, 08:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 239
Posted By dustyone
Welcome to the forum. Up here in Pa try to make...

Welcome to the forum. Up here in Pa try to make it to Gettysburg. If your making it thru W. Virginia stop at the coal miners exhibit.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 11-15-2020, 09:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 776
Posted By dustyone
Would agree with MtCamper you should be fine. By...

Would agree with MtCamper you should be fine. By opening the cabinet doors you will heat areas where water lines run. You will use a fair amount of propane. Hope you are plugged into electric....
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 11-14-2020, 08:38 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,213
Posted By dustyone
I did a 3 day boondock once before I went to the...

I did a 3 day boondock once before I went to the 2 battery upgrade. I simply used a jumper cable set to my truck and left it idle for 3 hrs each day. Got us thru. Good jumpers are usually 6 gauge...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 11-07-2020, 11:33 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,309
Posted By dustyone
Twinboat The small wire you see is the wire...

Twinboat
The small wire you see is the wire that reads and adjusts alternator charge in the regulator at the battery bank. It is factory set at 14.8 v. It is a Delco however I can't remember which...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 11-07-2020, 11:22 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,309
Posted By dustyone
Oregon RR To be honest I can't answer your...

Oregon RR
To be honest I can't answer your question, I don't know enough about generators there are many kinds and sizes. Most will charge 12 v internal as well as plugging in chargers. But they...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 11-07-2020, 10:57 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,309
Posted By dustyone
Winemaker2 This little contraption can keep...

Winemaker2
This little contraption can keep the DW and I camping on a gallon of gas for a week. With the 6 inch pulley it runs just above idle. It is not meant to float a battery just keep us...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 11-06-2020, 09:27 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,309
Posted By dustyone
A vehicle alternator with a built in regulator...

A vehicle alternator with a built in regulator will charge a pair of 6 volt in series. I built and use this
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Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 10-30-2020, 11:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 419
Posted By dustyone
Pushing the 80% weight by itself is not your only...

Pushing the 80% weight by itself is not your only issue. You have your tongue weight of the trailer. the expedition as well as the rear suspension is made for a smooth ride. A trailer at 30 feet...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 10-30-2020, 03:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 419
Posted By dustyone
I do think you will be pushing that expedition to...

I do think you will be pushing that expedition to its limit with the Shadow Cruiser from what I can tell.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 10-19-2020, 09:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 429
Posted By dustyone
I can't say much about the mpg but I have a...

I can't say much about the mpg but I have a funfinder x made by cruiser. It's a 2011 model. I have had no problems at all with it. We like it a lot. I do understand that Thor did buy out cruiser but...
Forum: Just Conversation 10-04-2020, 07:20 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 8,443
Posted By dustyone
No-one can answer this for you. Only you. You...

No-one can answer this for you. Only you. You know your life. Telling you when and what I did really would not really do anything but confuse. Consider what you like and can do now and ask yourself...
Forum: RV Gourmet 09-30-2020, 09:24 PM
Replies: 1,556
Views: 131,131
Posted By dustyone
Antie Doni Some of the simple things that I...

Antie Doni
Some of the simple things that I like to do in my Crock-Pot in my camper while we're traveling and I have a 2 quart is to Simply make hot sausage sandwiches when we get there all you...
Forum: Just Conversation 07-05-2020, 06:07 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 8,774
Posted By dustyone
When I see it's not a number that I recognize I...

When I see it's not a number that I recognize I will generally answer morgue give me the name I'll check the toe tag they usually run they can't hang that phone up fast enough
Forum: Just Conversation 07-05-2020, 06:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 659
Posted By dustyone
I understand how you say and feel about things...

I understand how you say and feel about things and that would definitely be something different to have a blue jay, and share your coffee in the morning and I think that is absolutely marvelous a...
Forum: New Member Check-In 07-05-2020, 05:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 112
Posted By dustyone
Welcome to The Forum oh, glad to hear you got the...

Welcome to The Forum oh, glad to hear you got the bug back to go camping. You have a fellow Pittsburgh area member here, north of you on the river oh, we just tow a little fun finder X 210, which we...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-29-2020, 09:22 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 11,146
Posted By dustyone
I was parked 2 blocks away from the garage at his...

I was parked 2 blocks away from the garage at his house driveway. While I'm sure he could have he did what he could. He and his mechanic who normally close at 5 stayed till after 8 to get me...
Forum: RV Gourmet 06-23-2020, 12:43 PM
Replies: 1,556
Views: 131,131
Posted By dustyone
Brontosaurus burgers Thought I'd move this...

Brontosaurus burgers
Thought I'd move this here.

1 and 1/2 lbs of 75 / 25 hamburger 1/2 lb of sweet sausage 1 medium size onion finely diced 1 stalk of celery finely chopped. 2 eggs 1 teaspoon...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-23-2020, 12:20 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 11,146
Posted By dustyone
I had a breakdown 3 yrs back while traveling. I...

I had a breakdown 3 yrs back while traveling. I had my water tank full as usual. Ended up camping for 2 days in a driveway of the garage owner. Glad we had the water.
Forum: Just Conversation 06-21-2020, 08:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,084
Posted By dustyone
I forgot to add if you swap out the hamburger...

I forgot to add if you swap out the hamburger with ground turkey you will have a great pterodactyl burger.
Forum: Just Conversation 06-21-2020, 06:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,084
Posted By dustyone
1 and 1/2 lbs of 75 / 25 hamburger 1/2 lb of...

1 and 1/2 lbs of 75 / 25 hamburger 1/2 lb of sweet sausage 1 medium size onion finely diced 1 stalk of celery finely chopped. 2 eggs 1 teaspoon of kosher salt 1/2 teaspoon of black pepper. 1/2 cup of...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-07-2020, 04:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 905
Posted By dustyone
I was at a campground once that actually had a...

I was at a campground once that actually had a full holding tank it kind of did the same thing it drain a little bit roll well and then all of a sudden went to a small dribble dribble it wasn't good....
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-05-2020, 11:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 576
Posted By dustyone
Welcome to the site. If attempting to Boondock a...

Welcome to the site. If attempting to Boondock a lot get the largest water tank your tt size offers. You will definitely want to upgrade your battery system as well.
Forum: RV'ing with Pets 06-02-2020, 07:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 210
Posted By dustyone
Welcome. Glad your here. Many good people here....

Welcome. Glad your here. Many good people here. You can find many here that have had many different experiences and expertise.
Forum: CB & Ham Radio 05-29-2020, 10:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,881
Posted By dustyone
I am using a uniden 980 for a base and one in my...

I am using a uniden 980 for a base and one in my truck. I have an old radio shack in the camper. Can't remember the number but all three have the weather scan ability as well. What are you using? I...
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 05-26-2020, 03:32 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,300
Posted By dustyone
I wonder if a fan would assist here. It worked...

I wonder if a fan would assist here. It worked for me. If the flue affect is different in the space between back wall and fridge. It wouldn't hurt to try. Place a small fan by the inlet on low and...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 05-04-2020, 09:24 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,575
Posted By dustyone
We use paper plates and plastic silverware most...

We use paper plates and plastic silverware most of the time. We have metal plates with matching cups, and a knife that has a fork and spoon on it. We get to stay with the camping theme when...
Forum: Just Conversation 05-02-2020, 11:13 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 19,749
Posted By dustyone
Darin 1960. Just curious if you ever tried the...

Darin 1960. Just curious if you ever tried the sardines in mustard sauce from Aldi's?
Forum: RV Systems & Appliances 04-27-2020, 10:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 261
Posted By dustyone
If your using a ford then your power system may...

If your using a ford then your power system may not be connected. They connected that as an option. You will find that your owners manual will show you where the relay and the 30 amp fuse plug into...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 04-27-2020, 09:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 650
Posted By dustyone
Your 12 v battery would back feed into the...

Your 12 v battery would back feed into the trailer with the main system turned off. You would need to add an isolation switch. If it were added to the main battery it would eventually drain battery...
Forum: Just Conversation 04-18-2020, 11:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 478
Posted By dustyone
I had to jump in as well. Tomorrow the DW and I...

I had to jump in as well. Tomorrow the DW and I will have been married 49 yrs.
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