Posts By: James

Quietest RV Generator Yet – The Cummins Onan QG 2800i.  We Test It!!

Quietest RV Generator Yet – The Cummins Onan QG 2800i. We Test It!!

When Winnebago loaned us a Solis 59PX earlier this summer to test-camp, one of the things we liked about it was that it came with a new – far quieter – generator.  This is a new product...
The New Winnebago Solis 59PX – The Reveal and Complete Review!

The New Winnebago Solis 59PX – The Reveal and Complete Review!

I can neither confirm nor deny that Stef and I have started discussing what our next RV will look like – after Lance. If we had started such a discussion, the new Solis 59PX would be on our...
Installing Zamp’s new Obsidian Panels on our RV Carport

Installing Zamp’s new Obsidian Panels on our RV Carport

This is the third iteration I’ve been through using solar to keep our RV’s *chassis* battery charged up when Lance is in storage. First, there was the inexpensive solution I put together...
Replacing our RV’s TPMS – New TST System

Replacing our RV’s TPMS – New TST System

We’ve used a Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) for as long as we’ve been RVing.  It’s just a smart thing to do, and I appreciate the added safety.  We started with a...
My CamperVan & Small RV Pre-Trip Checklist

My CamperVan & Small RV Pre-Trip Checklist

We’re part timers.  Since we’re not in the van all the time, we park it between trips at our HQ.  That means before each trip, I need to run through a few steps to make sure everything...
My Favorite 7 Videos From Our First 7 Years

My Favorite 7 Videos From Our First 7 Years

I was shocked the other day when I realized that The Fit RV has been up and running for over 7 years now!  My how time flies! We’ve managed to pack a lot into those 7 years.  We’ve been...
Adding a Slat Bed to the RV

Adding a Slat Bed to the RV

Often times, an RV mattress is just a hunk of foam on top of a plywood slab.  It’s not too hard to do better.  A slatted bed is one solution, and I show you how to add curved slats in this...
An Offbeat Look at RV Awnings

An Offbeat Look at RV Awnings

I suppose I could have just made a two minute video asking the RV industry to start allowing for an “Awning Delete” option. But where’s the fun in that?     Enjoy!
Our Complete Winnebago Solis Review

Our Complete Winnebago Solis Review

When you hear “pop-top camper van”, that most likely conjures up a certain image in your mind, and maybe even certain feelings, too.  Retro.  Cool.  Funky.  Care-free. ...
We Really Drink Our RV’s On-Board Water

We Really Drink Our RV’s On-Board Water

Stef and I actually drink the water from our RV’s onboard tanks and plumbing.  We’ve always done this, and it’s never been an issue for us.  We like that we don’t have to...