Banks’ New iQ 2.0

Banks iQ 2.0

Steve Temple
January 7, 2013

Humans have always appreciated all-in-one devices. Consider the Swiss Army Knife, for instance, armed with everything from a saw to scissors to a toothpick (and knives, of course). You would never want to go camping without one. Nor tow a heavy trailer without the new Banks iQ 2.0. This digital unit... Read more »

The Battery Mat: Battery Acid Absorber

Cutting the Battery Mat

Bob Livingston
December 27, 2012

The basic yellow Battery Mat can be purchased on the Internet for less than $4. Recently, a friend was working on his batteries neatly mounted in an exterior compartment. He was proud of his system: multiple 8Ds positioned systematically and filling up the compartment with a precision fit. Over the years,... Read more »

MaxxFan Deluxe Improves Trailer Venting

MaxxFan Deluxe Install

Tom Morr
November 29, 2012

Hanging out in a musty trailer is almost like being locked in a porta-potty at the county fair. Ordinary bathroom vents help release some stenchy air into the great outdoors, but an array of innovative upgrades over the standard hand-crank vent-fan combination are offered by MaxxAir. The company touts... Read more »

Giraffe G4 Overhead Protection System

GiraffeG4-Illustration

Kevin Livingston
November 7, 2012

In most cases we would prefer perfect scenarios for anything life has to offer; but it’s not a perfect world when owning an RV. We’re used to frequent maintenance and repair procedures. It’s the unexpected hazards when roaming unknown territory (like driving under an overhang that’s just a little... Read more »

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