Posts By: James

Charging Performance in the Winnebago EKKO – AT IDLE!

Charging Performance in the Winnebago EKKO – AT IDLE!

Maybe they’ll eventually regret it, but our Winnebegan friends left us all alone with the Winnebago EKKO prototype for several hours recently.  What happened then is precisely the kind of...
The Curt BetterWeigh Engineers Pay Us A Visit!

The Curt BetterWeigh Engineers Pay Us A Visit!

Important Update! We sent the extra BetterWeigh mobile scale device to Dan.  He’s reported back with his results.  See his report toward the end of this post!   A few weeks back, I...
Lithium System Comparison: Lithionics and Volta (as offered by Winnebago)

Lithium System Comparison: Lithionics and Volta (as offered by Winnebago)

When Stef started her Winnebago EKKO Owners and Wannabes group, one of the things I noticed right away was that not many people knew about the Lithionics system that Winnebago was offering in the...
Black Friday – Cyber Monday – And Our New RV Shopping List

Black Friday – Cyber Monday – And Our New RV Shopping List

I’ve had it on my to-do list for a while to write a holiday gift guide kind of post.  Here it is, the Tuesday before Thanksgiving, and I’m just now starting.  I’ll be honest,...
Meet the Winnebago EKKO – Our Next RV!

Meet the Winnebago EKKO – Our Next RV!

Well, FINALLY we can talk about this.  Trust me, it’s felt like a lot longer than it’s actually been because this news is huge.  The Winnebago EKKO is going to be our next RV. We were...
RV Model Comparisons, and… We’ve Chosen Our Next RV!

RV Model Comparisons, and… We’ve Chosen Our Next RV!

This is the third part in our series about shopping for our next RV, and we’re excited to announce, we know what our next RV will be! But first, if you’re just jumping in, you can catch...
Picking Our Next RV – The Search Continues!

Picking Our Next RV – The Search Continues!

Well first off, all I can say is “WOW!!”  There were a lot more of you interested in our next RV search than we thought there would be!  We almost didn’t make the video because we...
RV Weight Without Scales?  Testing the Curt BetterWeigh!

RV Weight Without Scales? Testing the Curt BetterWeigh!

We’re big proponents of weighing your RV.  It’s a smart safety practice, and it’s not that hard to do.  But many RVers find it intimidating, so they don’t do it.  We tried...
Starting the Search for Our Next RV… (Yikes!)

Starting the Search for Our Next RV… (Yikes!)

OK.  First thing… DON’T TELL LANCE!  I don’t want him to hear and start freaking out, but… we’ve started talking about what our next RV might look like.  It’s...
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...