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10-Minute Tech: Wobble Stopper

  After reading James Baucom’s RV Clinic letter in the December 2013 issue regarding his wobbly trailer, I wanted to pass along my solution. I’ve...
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10-Minute Tech: Hands Down, Best Paint Protector

  I came up with a great way to protect my RV’s finish from ladder damage. I was replacing the awning on my camper and...
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Fastidious About Funnels

  I got tired of having an assortment of funnels lying around everywhere and getting dirty. I took a 5-gallon plastic pail and cut various...
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The 10-Minute Tech: Wind It Up

  As I get older, the 50-amp electrical cord gets heavier, and with the cold weather, it also gets harder to coil. Using a piece...
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10-Minute Tech: Texas Two-Step

  I have a Dodge 2500 four-wheel-drive truck with oversize tires and had to add a 3-inch lift on my fifth-wheel to tow level and...
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RV Gear: Greasy Stow-Away

  As anyone who pulls a travel trailer knows, storing the ball mount when not towing can be a challenge. I have found a way...
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Ten-Minute Tech: An RV Cover Saver

  We’ve come up with an easy and inexpensive way to keep rain gutters from tearing into our RV’s cover. Simply place rolls of toilet...
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10-Minute Tech: Plexiglas is Perfect for Puzzles

  Here in the Pacific Northwest it rains more than in a lot of places! When it’s raining while we’re camping, my wife really enjoys...
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10-Minute Tech: Mind in the Gutter

  Need gutters for the sides of an RV? Home improvement stores usually carry fairly rigid vinyl/plastic J trim for capping edges of 5/8-inch or...
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10-Minute Tech: No-Slip Jack

  I have heard horror stories of people jacking up their trailer to fix a flat or other repair, and the jack slips from under...

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Porta-Power: Installing a Xantrex Solar System

Advancements in solar and lithium-battery systems spearhead off-the-grid living Renewable energy technology remains a moving target, and as this highly competitive industry continues to innovate,...
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Staff Pick: KIJARO ROK-IT CHAIR

After pulling into a campsite, the mind ponders the best location for our camp chairs. Nearer the fire? In the shade of that tree?...
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Silent Treatment: WackO Products RV A/C Silencer

An easy upgrade takes the growl out of ducted air conditioners Rooftop air conditioners revolutionized the industry and made camping locations more pleasurable and...