Screen Door Cover Babyproofing Mod

Little man wants to see everything going on around- to the point that he'll push his head into the screen to get it to...

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...

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...

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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What can I tow? A real world example

My in-laws have gone camping with us a few times these past couple of years and have gone to the RV shows with us...

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...

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...

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...

Quick tip- baby proof screen door

Now that junior is 1 and has started to be a little more mobile, we had to start thinking about baby-proofing the camper since...

What Can I Tow Calculators

On my page, "What Can I Tow?", I introduce 2 methods for figuring out how much you can tow with your truck/SUV and stay...

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