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Dirty Little Secrets: RV Sanitation

  The right RV sanitation techniques and materials can make these humbling chores cleaner and easier RVing gives us the freedom to see the world from...
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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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10-Minute Tech: Crank It Up… and Down

Here’s my work-around for a troublesome manual crank to raise and lower the screw-type scissor jacks on my trailer. I bought a reasonably priced...
RV Hack for overhead cabinets

10-Minute Tech: Put the Clamps On

We do not have gas struts on the upper cabinet doors in our RV. It has always been a hassle to hold a door...
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Holding Down Tablecloths

Outdoor tablecloths often fly up in the wind. Commercial hold-down springs are too small for the thick concrete or very thick wooden tables found...

Chevy Crew-Cab Dually

Q. I have a 1997 Chevy crew-cab dually with a 6.5-liter turbodiesel equipped with a Banks Stinger kit to pull a 38-foot Titanium fifth-wheel...
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RV Tech Q&A: October 2019

Additional Insulation While camping in our 2018 Livin’ Lite QuickSilver 8.0 tent camper, we ran into 32-degree wet weather at night for three days. We...
The A-frame design of the Recon hitch is relatively lightweight but has the ability to handle fifth-wheels up to 21,000 pounds.

Recon Mission: Demco Recon 21K Hitch

Demco’s lightweight fifth-wheel hitch is compact and easy to handle yet capable of towing up to 21,000 pounds For those choosing to wander with a...
Mattress Carrier

10-Minute Tech: Sewer-Hose Storage

I recently bought a foam mattress pad for my RV that came in a clear plastic bag-type container with a zipper closure at the...
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RV Tech Q&A: December 2019

Sway Bars No More? We purchased a 2019 Chevrolet Silverado LTZ that has an integrated brake control and pull a 26-foot 2014 Flagstaff by Forest...