RV Tires 101

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by Ken Freund
November 30, 2015

  Understanding the basics can help avoid costly blowouts and lead to safer travels Tires on tow vehicles or trailers run the gamut from passenger-car types to truck and trailer rubber — and each has its own specific design, construction and job to do. Problems with tires have become one of... Read more »

Fridge Coasters

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November 2, 2015

  If you use the refrigerator in your RV often, you know it’s only a matter of time before shelves and bins start to get stained and sticky from miscellaneous food spills and drips. That’s where Fridge Coasters come in. Created on the notion that you should spend more time enjoying yourself... Read more »

Cell-Phone Coverage Booster

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November 2, 2015

  You never know where you might travel or how strong the cell-phone signal will be when you get there. Ordinarily, spotty service isn’t anything more than a minor inconvenience — until there’s an emergency, you need directions or you have to find the nearest fuel station. To keep RVers connected,... Read more »

A Tool With Impact

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November 2, 2015

  Changing a flat tire on the side of the road is no picnic, but having the right tools at your disposal makes all the difference in the world.  Instead of muscling those lugs with a wrench, consider Rockwell’s 20V MaxLithium Brushless Impact Wrench. It applies the necessary torque to break free,... Read more »

Break the Ice

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by Kevin Livingston
November 2, 2015

  Getting an RV ready for winter travel will take the frost off the windows, holding tanks and plumbing fixtures The temperature has dropped dramatically, flakes are falling, and the moisture in the air is far more prevalent. All of these elements point a giant arrow at Old Man Winter and another... Read more »

Hug Your Hitch

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by Chris Hemer
October 1, 2015

  When you tow a travel trailer, hitches are part of your life — and so are annoying rattles. Most of us just deal with it — or turn up the stereo. But if you’ve been searching for a viable solution, the Hitch Hugger from Dakota Metal Works might just be it. The spring-loaded Hitch Hugger... Read more »

Make Your Li-ion Roar

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by Chris Hemer
October 1, 2015

  Lithium-ion batteries are quickly gaining popularity due to their long life and light weight, two benefits that speak directly to RVers. Progressive Dynamics’ Inteli-Power 9100L Series lithium-ion battery converter/chargers are designed to meet the stringent voltages required for properly charging... Read more »

Camp Casual

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by Chris Hemer
October 1, 2015

  Packing plates and bowls into your RV every time you head out on the road is a pain, and using paper plates sure doesn’t add much to your mealtime experiences. Camp Casual brings back the fun with a colorful, retro-inspired 12-piece dining set. The vintage-style dishes have RV-camping designs... Read more »

Cover to Cover

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by Kristopher Bunker
September 30, 2015

RV covers come in all shapes, sizes and materials to protect every type of rig from the damaging effects of weather In a perfect world, we could all live in our RVs full time, roaming from RV park to RV park. However, in the real world, many times that’s simply not possible, as work, funds, family... Read more »

Virtual Copilot

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by Chris Hemer
September 1, 2015

Garmin’s new RV660LMT is a 6-inch navigation unit packed with RV-specific features. Road warnings inform drivers of bridge heights, weight limits and sharp curves, while custom routing takes into account the size and weight of a trailer to prepare the most convenient route. In addition to a comprehensive... Read more »

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