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Forum: Forest River Owners Forum 05-16-2021, 03:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 396
Posted By Happy1962
Power Trailer Dolly

I have a power ParkIt 360 with the large tires and onboard battery and it was the best investment ever. We have a tight in-out, narrow alley, and it even helps me push it into the perfect location at...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 04-01-2021, 04:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 505
Posted By Happy1962
My last two TTs came with Furrion systems and...

My last two TTs came with Furrion systems and both came with remote controls. Can't imagine your system not coming with one, but if they refuse to give you one, buying one shouldn't be too pricey.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 03-26-2021, 06:40 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 12,411
Posted By Happy1962
Correct.......

Correct.... https://www.criminaldefenselawyer.com/resources/can-i-take-marijuana-colorado-another-state.htm
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-28-2021, 03:14 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,388
Posted By Happy1962
We have very nice folding bikes and just park...

We have very nice folding bikes and just park them up under the awning. Have never locked them and no issues..
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 01-03-2021, 04:17 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 13,878
Posted By Happy1962
Run, don't walk away from camping world

I'm surprised you didn't find anything about Camping World in your search. There is literally tons of documentation out there outlining why you should not buy from them; I bought from them not once...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-25-2020, 05:20 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,665
Posted By Happy1962
[QUOTE=jerichorick;5532384]I have never been a...

[QUOTE=jerichorick;5532384]I have never been a fan of tt's. 5er's or otherwise. Many folks out there love them, I know. If you take the time to look into what is available in a good brand, used DP...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-23-2020, 10:46 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,665
Posted By Happy1962
I know this post is a little long winded but I...

I know this post is a little long winded but I appreciate everyone's feedback in helping us plan for a once in a lifetime family trip!

Thank you!

Gregg[/QUOTE]

I will buy a used car/truck,...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 11-08-2020, 02:36 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 9,297
Posted By Happy1962
As you can tell by the replies, it is a personal...

As you can tell by the replies, it is a personal choice, not really about the numbers, but remember you are on an RV forum :). As for us, we do both, depends on the trip, the time of year, where we...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 10-26-2020, 05:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,199
Posted By Happy1962
We've had a couple of hybrids that could work for...

We've had a couple of hybrids that could work for you. Many models have 2 large beds, our largest had 3 beds and still came in under your desired length & weight. Two of those had good sized sofas...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 10-26-2020, 04:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,158
Posted By Happy1962
x2 We are so happy with our Murphy Bed giving us...

x2 We are so happy with our Murphy Bed giving us a walk around bed in a small camper, and the curtain is great at blocking out the light. It stays in place very well with velcro on the wall, it...
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 10-15-2020, 06:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,341
Posted By Happy1962
Townsend has been our Go-To spot in the Smokies...

Townsend has been our Go-To spot in the Smokies for over 35 years, once or twice a year. We've been at Little River Campground, it was a nice stay. A lot of good suggestions for what to do, adding...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-12-2020, 05:26 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 16,603
Posted By Happy1962
HORRIBLE idea to drain tanks on the road, being...

HORRIBLE idea to drain tanks on the road, being worried it will hurt your rig is the least of the issues. Be responsible!
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 10-12-2020, 05:17 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 25,205
Posted By Happy1962
x2 - you are talking safety, and tires are a very...

x2 - you are talking safety, and tires are a very big part of safety on the road. Your attitude when you tell them will set the tone, don't think of them being know-it-alls, be humble and tell them...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 09-03-2020, 05:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 768
Posted By Happy1962
Jacks down - always

I keep my TT on my "back 40" at home, on a gravel pad. I always keep my jacks down during storage regardless of time between trips.

It makes it easier for me to go in and out when I want, open...
Forum: Forest River Owners Forum 08-30-2020, 05:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,765
Posted By Happy1962
They come with a tow hook that slips over your...

They come with a tow hook that slips over your hitch ball so that you can -slowly- drive it to the dump station and empty it.
Forum: Forest River Owners Forum 08-30-2020, 05:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,765
Posted By Happy1962
Any consideration given to reducing the use of...

Any consideration given to reducing the use of water going into the tanks? You might be boondocking, which could be harder. But if you are in campgrounds, for example, when we are on long trips, we...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 08-30-2020, 05:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,645
Posted By Happy1962
[QUOTE=jdixon004;5387777]Thanks for the feedback!...

[QUOTE=jdixon004;5387777]Thanks for the feedback! Was Rockwood always a Forest River brand or were they acquired at some point? I only ask because if that is the case, was your Rockwood built when...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 08-30-2020, 05:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,645
Posted By Happy1962
Another vote for Rockwood

Another vote for Rockwood. I have a MiniLite 2104s and it is amazing. I've owned lots of campers in the past 30 years...Jayco in their heyday, when they were supposed to be the best, Starcraft (by...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 08-30-2020, 04:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 504
Posted By Happy1962
My camper is high off the ground and it is tough...

My camper is high off the ground and it is tough to clean the top of the awning. I open the awning and then set the rain tilt as far down as it can go. That way I can use a ladder to apply...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 08-30-2020, 04:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 827
Posted By Happy1962
Slide is a must-have for us.

Yes, you get a bar to open or retract your slide manually if needed. Having a slide makes it so that you can tow a small camper but camp in a large comfortable space. I would never buy a camper...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-30-2020, 04:23 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 13,034
Posted By Happy1962
Hm. Considering your handle, all I can say is...

Hm. Considering your handle, all I can say is that it might be warranted:whistling::laugh::thumb:
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 08-30-2020, 04:21 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 13,034
Posted By Happy1962
I think you should tell her that you are...

I think you should tell her that you are concerned for your (both of you) safety, and then to prove it, show her what you posted and all of the responses. Maybe seeing it/hearing it from people other...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 09-28-2019, 01:42 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,504
Posted By Happy1962
Goodyear Endurance are awesome

I changed out the Carlisles that came on my Rockwood with Goodyear Endurance and they were worth every penny!! Higher load and speed rating and I was astounded at how much quieter and smoother the...
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 09-15-2019, 03:29 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 10,058
Posted By Happy1962
My favorite is "Not All Who Wander Are Lost" ....

My favorite is "Not All Who Wander Are Lost" . Have it along with a nautical compass on our spare tire cover and on some custom drinkware. :)
Forum: Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 09-01-2019, 06:34 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,211
Posted By Happy1962
We've been camping for the last 40 years, the...

We've been camping for the last 40 years, the first 10-15 in tents and then various RVs we purchased as our needs changed such as having small kids, then lots of kid friends, then lots of family &...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-31-2019, 06:15 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 12,543
Posted By Happy1962
Doing well until you said "nowadays" :/

Doing well until you said "nowadays" :/
Forum: Just Conversation 08-31-2019, 06:01 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 16,312
Posted By Happy1962
Wow angry MHers

Who knew you MHers were such an angry bunch. "Nothing more annoying than..." is a turn of phrase, people. Certainly the OP, like the rest of us, is annoyed by lots of things that rude camping...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-28-2019, 04:09 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 12,543
Posted By Happy1962
Yep, threads venture, that's for sure :) ...

Yep, threads venture, that's for sure :)

Outside TV - not for us. OP question answered.

Other noise just as frustrating? Yes, but at night most of those improve (kids asleep, dogs inside)....
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 08-25-2019, 03:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,897
Posted By Happy1962
I believe you meant running a de-humidifier in...

I believe you meant running a de-humidifier in the summer when it is so damp and a humidifier in the winter when it's so dry. But we do neither. Nothing wrong with using a tub of Damp Rid or a...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 08-25-2019, 03:48 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 12,543
Posted By Happy1962
We camp to get away from TV

It's personal preference. We camp to get away from daily life and that includes television. When a neighboring camper sets up to watch TV outside - we go for a walk or go inside. For us it interferes...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 08-19-2019, 05:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,226
Posted By Happy1962
I haven't had a slide under the awning but one of...

I haven't had a slide under the awning but one of my HTTs had three bunks, one of which came out under the awning and it was a terrible waste of space. At the time I thought I would rather have that...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 08-18-2019, 04:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,597
Posted By Happy1962
x2 - I used to be a huge Jayco fan and my X23B...

x2 - I used to be a huge Jayco fan and my X23B was a really solid unit; but when Thor bought them the quality went way way way down - I've never been impressed with Thor products and my last...
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 08-18-2019, 04:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,258
Posted By Happy1962
Same thing happened when I sold my last HTT; I...

Same thing happened when I sold my last HTT; I always kept it stocked and ready, with its own towels, bedding, etc.. But I had no idea how many "extra" things I had in there including 16 beach...
Forum: 5th Wheel Discussion 08-18-2019, 04:04 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 23,393
Posted By Happy1962
NO SURPRISE... Campers Inn is known for deceptive...

NO SURPRISE... Campers Inn is known for deceptive practices - the moment it became obvious during my deal with them, I closed my checkbook and locked it. THEN I posted a complaint with the BBB!...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-19-2019, 05:00 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 21,896
Posted By Happy1962
And yet you posted...

And yet you were compelled to post it....:laugh:
Forum: Travel Trailer Discussion 06-16-2019, 03:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,882
Posted By Happy1962
Might be older than you think....

Check the weight/accessories sticker. It has the actual date of manufacture, which could be in 2017, making it two years old, not one. If they "gave it away" I might do it, but consider that it has...
Forum: Class A Motorhome Discussions 06-16-2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 21,896
Posted By Happy1962
If the dealerships can do it....

We have been RVing for many years and have always been told to get level, then put the stabilizers down, then put out the slides. That being said, look at all the slides out at the dealerships that...
Forum: RV'ing Humor & Crazy but True Stories 03-16-2019, 06:07 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 23,594
Posted By Happy1962
As if being slow isn't bad enough! Now everyone...

As if being slow isn't bad enough! Now everyone knows.
Forum: iRV2.com General Discussion 07-12-2018, 11:57 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,006
Posted By Happy1962
I SECOND THIS!! I had a local electrician...

I SECOND THIS!! I had a local electrician installing exterior outlets to my house and while he was here I asked him to install a 30amp for my RV so I could clean it with the AC running. He...
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