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I already wrote about How to Weigh a Travel Trailer, so it seems like I should also write about how to weigh a fifth...

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Campsite Setup in 3 Easy Steps

Ok, I won't lie - setting up a campsite is more than 3 steps but, hey let's look at the major steps. First, you...

Shake, shake, shake – RV Stabilization

As campers get longer and suspensions improve, there are more and more issues of movement inside the camper. At our 42', I can tell...
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What toilet paper (TP) should you use?

The black tank and it's ooey-gooey contents are one of the most feared aspects of RVing. One decision that people fret over is the...

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...

Is Thousand Trails Right for You?

Campground memberships (Thousand Trails, Good Sams, Escapees, etc.), much like timeshares are either the greatest thing ever or the most cursed at by others...

Hitch Options for your Fifth Wheel

The question often comes up as to what type of hitch to get for pulling a fifth wheel camper. Generally speaking, you have 2...
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Making Your Own Power: The Skinny on Generators

Your camper has 2 different power systems in it. There is a 12v system that runs off your battery and a 120v system that...

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