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RV Tip: Basic Battery Disconnect

Most travel trailers have the battery or batteries on a tray on the frame at the front of the RV, and there is no...
Water Valve

10-Minute Tech: Stop the Leaking

For those of us whose trailers have a recessed city water connection, it can be difficult to get the hose connected tightly enough to...

RV Tech Q&A: May 2019

Tire-Temperature Monitoring I’d like to know your thoughts on the ability of the tire-pressure monitoring system (TPMS) to correctly read a tire’s temperature. I have...

Adjustable RV Water Filling Unit

A standard freshwater tank filler, which is made out of a water hose connector and plastic tubing, would not stay in the my cabover...
Brakes Install

Bearings and Brakes and Dirt, Oh My!

  Keeping the bottom side of a trailer properly maintained will lead to good times down the road   Trailer maintenance and good times go hand in...
Wine Glass Holder

Glasses and Cups Stay Put

With the often-close quarters in a travel trailer, knocking a glass off a shelf or table is always a concern. I used the dimensions...

Dry-Battery Blues

Q. We own a 25-foot 2000 Coachmen Catalina Lite trailer and leave it hooked to a shore line to keep the batteries charged. For...
Slideout slicker

Slideout Slickers

When we got a new fifth-wheel, we ordered it from the factory with laminate wood flooring. We had wanted this type of flooring for...
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Hands-Free Freshwater Fill Adapter

Purchase a new fill cap and water hose adapter (female hose to 1/2–inch male pipe treads). Next, drill a hole in the center of...
Tuff Truck Bed

Hands On: Tuff Truck Bag

  Designed to protect stowed gear from the elements, these rugged truck-bed storage enclosures are built of tried-and-true materials used on inflatable boats A great feature...
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Products

A happy camper demonstrates the Skreenz, vehicle screens for RVs

Staff Pick: Skreeenz Vehicle Screens

We love camping but don’t love biting bugs. To keep them out of our Class B motorhome, we ordered Skreenz, tough-as-nails mesh insect screens...
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Sponsored Content: Tamron’s Vibration Compensation Is Key to Performance of 18-400 Zoom

With its 22.2x zoom, versatile focal-length range, and maximum magnification ratio of 1:2.9, the Tamron 18-400 all-in-one ultra-telephoto zoom allows you to shoot everything...
The Micro-Air EasyStart system

Micro-Air EasyStart: This Is Cool!

Micro-Air’s EasyStart reduces the power requirement to start and run rooftop air conditioners A frustration that trailerists have been grappling with for decades is the...