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Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 05-20-2020, 08:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 384
Posted By Starbreaker
All our trips are still on.. I live in Colorado....

All our trips are still on.. I live in Colorado. Our trip to Kansas and Oklahoma are still open.
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 05-20-2020, 07:24 AM
Replies: 287
Views: 37,514
Posted By Starbreaker
It's still on...

it appears our trip from Colorado to Oklahoma is a go. Kanses never closed their state parks so our to and fro stop over spots and Wilson and Meade Lake state park are open and the week at the CoE...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 05-01-2020, 08:22 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 12,959
Posted By Starbreaker
I have Cystic Fibrosis so I will PPE like crazy...

I have Cystic Fibrosis so I will PPE like crazy and hope they open CoE parks soon!!!!
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 04-23-2020, 10:07 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 37,514
Posted By Starbreaker
We'll be at Skiatook the first week of June to...

We'll be at Skiatook the first week of June to visit the new grand baby. I hope it opens up by then.
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 04-21-2020, 07:46 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 37,514
Posted By Starbreaker
I know all COE campgrounds are closed until May...

I know all COE campgrounds are closed until May 15 at the moment. Any new scuttlebutt on opening? Our June 1st Oklahoma reservations have not been canceled yet.....
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 04-03-2020, 11:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 415
Posted By Starbreaker
I agree, but just trying to gather data day to...

I agree, but just trying to gather data day to day.
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 04-03-2020, 08:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 415
Posted By Starbreaker
Colorado Resident travelling through Kansas

Can anyone clarify wither or not a Colorado resident can travel through Kansas at the moment? I know Kansas is quarantining people from Colorado/Florida and a handful of other states. Is that...
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 12-27-2019, 08:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 893
Posted By Starbreaker
What weight oil did you use out of curiosity. I...

What weight oil did you use out of curiosity. I still use the recommended 5w-20.
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 12-27-2019, 08:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 893
Posted By Starbreaker
Oh don't get me wrong I'd love a new/bigger...

Oh don't get me wrong I'd love a new/bigger truck. This was such a good deal and sooooo low miles when I bought it I could not pass it up. It was literally driven by a little old rancher that only...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 12-24-2019, 08:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,263
Posted By Starbreaker
We tow with an older 1/2 ton ford and it tows...

We tow with an older 1/2 ton ford and it tows just fine. We don't try and set land speed records so we have no issues. It's definitely the only imagine I'd tow with a 1/2ton. We tow using a...
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 12-24-2019, 07:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 893
Posted By Starbreaker
I am well versed in the 5.4L This is a late '08...

I am well versed in the 5.4L This is a late '08 after the head change design 5.4. While the 5.4 did have cam phaser and VCT issues nearly 4 million of these trucks were sold between '04 and '08 and...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 12-22-2019, 09:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,263
Posted By Starbreaker
Our 2250Rk is by far and away built better then...

Our 2250Rk is by far and away built better then 95% of anythign out there we've looked at over the years. it's our thhird and last trailer. the customer service is second to none.
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 12-22-2019, 09:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 893
Posted By Starbreaker
I probably will call them soon. I mostly just...

I probably will call them soon. I mostly just don't want to swap tunes all the time based on Octane.. if that is such a thing.. Crap I also need to change my sig line here..lol
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 12-22-2019, 08:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 893
Posted By Starbreaker
5star question for 5.4l Ford

I am considering a 5star package for my very low mileage 2008 5.4L F150. I have a couple questions about it, though. I'm sorry i these are a bit silly, or uneducated. First, I normaly run 87...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 10-21-2019, 08:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,223
Posted By Starbreaker
Is there an extensive list of full-time rated 5th wheels?

My google-fu is broken.


Has anyone done an extensive list of true full-time rated 5th wheels? I fully away of DRV/Grand Design/New Horizons/Arctic Fox/keystone Montana's and the like, but what...
Forum: Toads and Motorhome Related Towing 06-05-2019, 07:42 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 56,253
Posted By Starbreaker
I will soon be in the position with my '14 Titanium focus

Thanks for all the good reading. Looks like I will soon be in the same perdicerment with my 14 Focus as we move to a Class C. My one question is how are you all powering your brake assist set ups...
Forum: Full-Timers 05-25-2019, 07:18 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 532
Posted By Starbreaker
Full-Timer prep check list?

Are there any good check lists on how things should (generally - everyones life is set up differently) go as you transition into full-timing? Seems like groups like Xcapers has good info. Are there...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 03-23-2019, 03:46 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 10,124
Posted By Starbreaker
Always on even in tunnels and gas stations.

Always on even in tunnels and gas stations.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 03-10-2019, 12:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,459
Posted By Starbreaker
no open frame genny's. Just get the 3400...

no open frame genny's. Just get the 3400 inverter generator. MUCH MUCH quieter and plenty powerful.
Forum: MH-General Discussions & Problems 02-06-2019, 08:55 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 21,759
Posted By Starbreaker
I can't believe no one commended you on your...

I can't believe no one commended you on your great post. I LOVE Rush and Red Barchetta is my favorite Rush song. Kudos to you, sir.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 12-28-2018, 12:02 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 13,905
Posted By Starbreaker
17" Blackstone for the two of us. Not aware of...

17" Blackstone for the two of us. Not aware of any other brand exists.
Forum: Full-Timers 12-28-2018, 10:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 994
Posted By Starbreaker
Thanks, guys! I have a lot of research yet. I...

Thanks, guys! I have a lot of research yet. I have Cystic Fibrosis. Some meds come via UPS and are refrigerated. Some meds come from a local phamacy and will come be no issue, but a couple only...
Forum: Full-Timers 12-27-2018, 10:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 994
Posted By Starbreaker
Full-Timers with significant medical conditions

In short those with significant medical conditions how do you get your medications from Mail Order Pharmacies? are you on private HMO's or Medicare? I need some insight as we want to start...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 12-22-2018, 01:17 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,312
Posted By Starbreaker
I have insurance. Good enough.

I have insurance. Good enough.
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 12-04-2018, 12:06 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 6,261
Posted By Starbreaker
That new 2020 Chevy is simply the ugliest truck I...

That new 2020 Chevy is simply the ugliest truck I have ever seen. The designer should be fired.
Forum: Southwest Region 11-22-2018, 09:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 813
Posted By Starbreaker
Update: We found a decent spot at...

Update:




We found a decent spot at the Lake Pleasant Regional Park. Looks decent enough for a few day visit with the folks.


Thanks for the advice, however.
Forum: Southwest Region 11-19-2018, 08:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,810
Posted By Starbreaker
Folks folks have there 5th on a pad in Weaver's...

Folks folks have there 5th on a pad in Weaver's Needle Resort there in Apache Junction. They buy the pad by the year and just leave the 5th there permanently. They really like that resort.
Forum: Southwest Region 11-19-2018, 08:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 813
Posted By Starbreaker
Non 55+ Rv parks around Apache Junction

My folks stay at Weaver's Needle Rv resort in the winter (like all old people) and we want to go visit them. My problem is that damn near everything is 55+ or packed. This visit will be around...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 10-31-2018, 10:16 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 10,999
Posted By Starbreaker
I would suggest the one you can afford.

I would suggest the one you can afford.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 09-24-2018, 03:31 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 35,662
Posted By Starbreaker
We LOVE our 167VMS. I am not sure what model you...

We LOVE our 167VMS. I am not sure what model you all bought, but my '18 has a digital adjustable fridge. It's lovely. It's been reliable. Welcome. And yeah the Venture FB is a much better...
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 08-21-2018, 01:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 915
Posted By Starbreaker
Just watch The Fast Lane Truck guys on YouTube do...

Just watch The Fast Lane Truck guys on YouTube do there tow test with it. They killed it. Even the retest after they got the truck back from Ford showed it to be a dog.
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 08-21-2018, 01:11 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,660
Posted By Starbreaker
I agree THAT trailer with the Tahoe will be...

I agree THAT trailer with the Tahoe will be pushing it to the limit I think SUV's make fine tow vehicle and have no trouble towing with my Trailblazer, but I respect it's capacities.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 08-15-2018, 04:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,532
Posted By Starbreaker
Fabulous.. Lets hope it all works out. One of...

Fabulous.. Lets hope it all works out. One of the reasons I went with a KZ brand on this trailer. Venture-Rv is a new line for them and we love ours.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 08-14-2018, 11:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,041
Posted By Starbreaker
While mine is not level (I live on a hill) until...

While mine is not level (I live on a hill) until a week before a trip I always keep the stabilizers down just for the extra support.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 08-14-2018, 12:18 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,894
Posted By Starbreaker
Want expensive? Come to Colorado.

Want expensive? Come to Colorado.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 08-09-2018, 06:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,674
Posted By Starbreaker
I refuse to put holes.. Command strips or super...

I refuse to put holes.. Command strips or super strong 3M VHB double sided tape. The tape is used to hold airplane panels so it's STRONG. Works perfect.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 08-09-2018, 12:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,532
Posted By Starbreaker
Join the Venture-Rv/ Sport trek/Sonic/Sonic Lite...

Join the Venture-Rv/ Sport trek/Sonic/Sonic Lite face book group. Lots of good members with lots of good info. I have never heard of that issue. In fact I can't quite picture it in my head. Do...
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 07-30-2018, 07:47 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,259
Posted By Starbreaker
Glad you're enjoying it. Nothing wrong with...

Glad you're enjoying it. Nothing wrong with riding the right lane.
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 07-30-2018, 07:40 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,259
Posted By Starbreaker
You're kidding me.. You actually do this? I am...

You're kidding me.. You actually do this? I am well and truly baffled. If you are with in spec on all weights who cares if you are on the Everest. Just pull it. So if you are close on weight at...
Forum: Trailer Towing and Tow Vehicles Discussion 07-30-2018, 07:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,745
Posted By Starbreaker
Now trade that trailer for something about...

Now trade that trailer for something about 5000-5500lbs it will still feel like it's not there.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 07-30-2018, 07:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,005
Posted By Starbreaker
Mine Sonic by Venture-Rv was pre-wired for...

Mine Sonic by Venture-Rv was pre-wired for Furrion camera's. Bought the observation/backup kit. Worth every penny!
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 07-24-2018, 07:51 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 8,137
Posted By Starbreaker
We have a Champion 3400watt inverter generator. ...

We have a Champion 3400watt inverter generator. every bit as quite and reliable as the Honda's. It would be my first choice.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 07-24-2018, 07:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,422
Posted By Starbreaker
The 3500lbs trailer will be just fine and fits...

The 3500lbs trailer will be just fine and fits well with in the 80%. You're fine.. Tow and be happy.
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 07-19-2018, 12:31 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,706
Posted By Starbreaker
Updates?

Updates?
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 07-18-2018, 07:12 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,479
Posted By Starbreaker
I have a Sonic Lite by Venture RV. I really like...

I have a Sonic Lite by Venture RV. I really like it. Venture is made by KZ, but they seem to be a little better in amenities then the usual KZ. It's still made on an assembly line so there are...
Forum: Boondocking 07-17-2018, 07:08 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 13,324
Posted By Starbreaker
I'm of no help. I refuse to shave on vacation. ...

I'm of no help. I refuse to shave on vacation. I don't care how itchy it gets.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 07-17-2018, 07:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 649
Posted By Starbreaker
My trailer was pre-wired for a Furrion camera. I...

My trailer was pre-wired for a Furrion camera. I bought the observation/backup system and it was worth every penny. I'll never go with out a observation camera again.
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 07-16-2018, 10:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,640
Posted By Starbreaker
I put my hands on the bottom of the steering...

I put my hands on the bottom of the steering wheel when backing up and just turn in the direction I want the trailer to go. Just make sure to keep them on the bottom. Need the trail to go left turn...
Forum: Boondocking 07-16-2018, 02:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,195
Posted By Starbreaker
Just because it's a NF doesn't always mean just...

Just because it's a NF doesn't always mean just camp anywhere. You need to use MVUM's to determine where you can and can't book dock. You'd be surprised just how many areas you can not boondock. ...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 07-15-2018, 11:10 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,156
Posted By Starbreaker
I was just going to mention the 80% rule. Glad...

I was just going to mention the 80% rule. Glad you beat me to it.
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