Pull the Pin

Travel trailer weight-distributing hitches, and some fifth-wheel hitches, use pull pins. These can be difficult to remove because you can get only one finger...
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Stabilize While Standing

My wife always puts down the stabilizer scissor jacks when we park. It has gotten harder for her to bend down and use the...
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No-Slip Awning

One time when we were camping, the side of our neighbor’s awning collapsed because the pin slipped on the arm.I offered the owner a...
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10-Minute Tech: Fifth-Wheel-Hitch Cable Catcher

After getting the breakaway-switch cable caught in our fifth-wheel hitch and pulling the pin (and hearing of the same thing happening to other RVers),...
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10-Minute Tech: Indoor-Outdoor Table

Our RV has a two-legged indoor dining table, and rather than bringing along a second table for outdoor use, I converted it so we...
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RV Smart: Stick to It

We love the 14-inch-square Camco RV Vent Insulators that fit in the roof vents. The fleece-insulator “cushions” keep the trailer warmer or cooler, depending...
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RV Smart: Bumper Saver

Over the past 40 years, I have hitched up boat and travel trailers of all sizes hundreds of times — and damaged a few...
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RV Closet Storage: Don’t Throw in the Towel

To keep bath towels from falling forward during travel and landing at my feet when I open the RV’s closet door, I came up...
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RV Bedside Table: One Nightstand

Since we have a set of drawers instead of a nightstand next to the bed in our RV, I devised a nightstand of my...
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Theft-Resistant LP-Gas Cylinders

After hearing a fellow RVer’s tale of having the LP-gas cylinders stolen while his trailer was in storage, I decided to secure my trailer’s...
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RV Tow-Vehicle Pulling Power

Thirty-five aftermarket upgrades to unleash your tow vehicle’s full potentialNo matter what tow vehicle you drive, one common denominator many of us share is...
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RV Gear: Jensen Bluetooth Stereo

Designed to withstand the ups and downs of RV travel, the Jensen Bluetooth Wall Mount Stereo (JWM90A) from ASA Electronics can be controlled from...
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Staff Pick: Go With Me Chair

Staff Pick: The Go With Me Chair was a hit at my family reunion in central Oregon last July. It set up instantly, straight...