How to Weigh a Fifth Wheel Camper (on a single scale)

I previously wrote about weighing a fifth wheel camper from the perspective that one would be using a CAT scale which is setup with...

Tire Woes – first a nail and now a bubble

It's been a bad stretch for my tires. Just prior to my last trip, I was checking air pressure in my 10 tires (willfully...

Where to get weighed? No, not you- your truck and camper!

A lot of people know that they should get weighed, but don't know where to go. Here are some ideas for that: CAT Scale (aka truck...

Roadside Tire Change – being prepared

I was never a Boy Scout, but I do fully subscribe to the motto of "Be Prepared." Especially in things that scare you or...

Towing Pin/Tongue Weight Calculator

A lot of times, during the research and evaluation process of fifth wheels is trying to figure out if your truck can or cannot...

How and Why to Monitor Tire Pressure

There is no way to guarantee that you won't have a flat. As well, you can't be 100% always saved from damage when a...

How to Weigh a Travel Trailer

I'm rather enjoying these "how to" types of write-ups. I need to do more writing about my actual camping experiences, but I'll get there...

Escapees SmartWeight – getting individual wheel weights

As I've blogged about before, I'm a stickler for knowing where I'm at with my truck and camper weights. I have weighed my rig...

Truck Mod: DeeZee Tailgate Assist – must have!

The DeeZee Tailgate Assist helps lower your truck tailgate in a controlled fashion. You can literally open the latch and let it fall and...

Dry Weights & Truth in Advertising

Yes, I'm a little obsessive about weighing. Not because I think I'm over- mostly because I'm curious and this is like a new toy/game...

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