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Video Review of 2014 Great West Van Legend EX

Video Review of 2014 Great West Van Legend EX

  The giant RV shows, like the one in Pomona, aren’t the best places to do an in-depth review of an RV.  There are crowds, and getting the attention of the representatives to answer...
Invisible RV Cabinet Latch – a Worthwhile Modification

Invisible RV Cabinet Latch – a Worthwhile Modification

When I remodeled the RV, I converted a very large, very low, very deep cabinet into a drawer.  It was the right thing to do – the cabinet was so deep, the back wasn’t really useable. ...
RV Toilet Paper Test from The Fit RV – now with children!

RV Toilet Paper Test from The Fit RV – now with children!

  OK.  I had a little fun with this one. But ah yes, the toilet paper question.  When starting out RVing, everyone is concerned about what kind of toilet paper they can use in their RV.  And...
2014 Roadtrek E-Trek Review – A Quick Look

2014 Roadtrek E-Trek Review – A Quick Look

  When we went to the California RV Show in Pomona recently, one of the motorhomes I really wanted to see was the new Roadtrek E-Trek.  It turns out, about a thousand other people really wanted...
Building the RV Carport – Trouble in Paradise

Building the RV Carport – Trouble in Paradise

Well, as you might have imagined – there have been some changes to the original plan.  Apparently, the difficulties lie in the engineering. Our carport, as designed, was to be a one-car-wide...
Winnebago Trend – First Look Review at at the Pomona RV Show!

Winnebago Trend – First Look Review at at the Pomona RV Show!

  One of the more interesting motor-homes we saw at the Pomona show recently was the new Winnebago Trend.  This is a new model built on the Dodge Ram Promaster chassis.  (Which is basically a...
Leisure Travel Vans Review Update – 2014 Models at the Pomona Show!

Leisure Travel Vans Review Update – 2014 Models at the Pomona Show!

  Hey everyone!  I’m finally putting up some of our footage from the California RV show in Pomona. If you’ve seen our Review of the Leisure Travel Vans Unity 24 IB, you might...
Building the RV Carport – Pad and Carport Contract

Building the RV Carport – Pad and Carport Contract

Since I remodeled the inside of Das Bus last year, I’ve been thinking of getting the outside repainted.  But our RV storage has always gotten in the way of that – you see, we store Das Bus...
Review of 2014 Fleetwood Jamboree Searcher 23B

Review of 2014 Fleetwood Jamboree Searcher 23B

  Our search for a new coach has thus far concentrated on Class B and B+ models based on the Sprinter chassis.  When the Utah RV Supershow hit town recently, we decided to head down and see if...
How To Set the Tire Pressure in Your RV

How To Set the Tire Pressure in Your RV

If you’ve seen some of my other posts (like this one, and this one) you know that I’ve put a fair amount of time (and money) into improving the ride and handling of our Sprinter-based RV.  But...