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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...

How to Weigh a Fifth Wheel Camper (at CAT Scales)

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

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...

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...

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...

Is Your Child In The Right Car Seat?

Being on the road as much as we are means that we take safety seriously, this includes car seat safety. The wife and I...

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...

Weighing Your RV at a Truck Stop

I have written a few times about weighing RVs at a truck stop's CAT scale. Previously, it had only been for travel...

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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