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RE: using furnace while driving

Guess the OP missed the recent thread on traveling with propane on. Give this one time. The fueling thing has already come up.
2oldman 02/11/16 05:30pm Class A Motorhomes
RE: What generator size works best?

So ALL electric with no gas. Because of this I have a 50 amp connection. The reason I feel of need a generator around 5k watts.Actually, 50a power is 10,000 watts. You can see the downside to all electric when you're not hooked up. You've not yet mentioned about batteries and inverter, so I'm still in the dark on that. Dry camping is real nice having an inverter...the job for the generator is mainly battery charging. Any 5kw generator I'm aware of is noisy as all get out, so, as suggested earlier, I'd go with a 3kw Honda. If you're made of money get two and parallel them. I don't know what's connected on the 2nd leg of your 50a service. That's usually another air. An electric stove and oven are really going to consume power.
2oldman 02/11/16 04:29pm Tech Issues
RE: What generator size works best?

I originally missed the "ALL electric" comment. Sorry about that.I've asked about that.. but so far no answer. I don't know what an 'all electric' trailer is.
2oldman 02/11/16 03:26pm Tech Issues
RE: What size of generator do you have?

Best answered in the Tech issues thread.
2oldman 02/11/16 02:06pm Travel Trailers
RE: GPS Why not a smart phone?

Many people put GPS on the dash so they don't have to look down and away from the road.
2oldman 02/11/16 12:39pm Tech Issues
RE: Turned off by campgrounds

More reasons to get batteries, solar and an inverter and boondock. I don't care for RV parks either.
2oldman 02/11/16 12:36pm RV Parks, Campgrounds and Attractions
RE: HD question

The photo shows my Dish 1000.4 dish that's a bit larger than the DTV Slimline. The tripod is a modded standard roof mount that sells for around $30.I'm glad you got by cheap. The Slimline is finicky, and needs a strong, stable and LEVEL pad to mount. I think I would find it difficult to adjust your style of tripod to be plumb and stay there. My dish won't stand 50mph gusts. That's a bit of a stretch.
2oldman 02/11/16 12:20pm Technology Corner

All those reviews might help you.
2oldman 02/11/16 11:52am Travel Trailers
RE: You tube-----what can be wrong?

Slow internet connection.
2oldman 02/11/16 10:44am Technology Corner
RE: GPS Why not a smart phone?

I am old and cheap and would like an option other than DW's phone without having to buy anything.Live a little.
2oldman 02/11/16 10:01am Tech Issues
RE: search failure?

I think that's the better idea Chris. thanks
2oldman 02/11/16 09:47am Forum Technical Support
RE: Adding Inverter

Excellent choice.
2oldman 02/11/16 09:42am Tech Issues
RE: Propane..unlawful to have fridge on while moving

Seriously, this horse has been so thoroughly beaten that it's nothing but a few broken, dusty bones...but apparently nobody gets tired of beating it...even when it's not the real topic of discussion.
2oldman 02/11/16 09:30am General RVing Issues
RE: search failure?

Thanks Tom. I thought it was perhaps it was just gagging on shorter words. I can find 'knew' and 'ever' and 'opinion' and 'search'.. all kinds of words. Seems odd that 'never' was deemed unimportant enough to be a non-indexed word.
2oldman 02/10/16 08:34pm Forum Technical Support
RE: What generator size works best?

I don't know what kind of rig you have.. not sure how you ended up with an All electric unit and no generator. Is this a 50a coach with an inverter?
2oldman 02/10/16 07:22pm Tech Issues
RE: HD question

I'm sure it can be done cheaper. I just wanted a setup that wouldn't blow over in wind and would stay aimed where I aimed it. I don't want it on the roof.
2oldman 02/10/16 07:17pm Technology Corner
RE: What generator size works best?

I hope that beach is at the ocean so the waves will drown out the racket of a 5kw generator.
2oldman 02/10/16 06:31pm Tech Issues
RE: HD question

I guess you'll have to cough up a couple C-notes and learn to aim a Slimline.
2oldman 02/10/16 06:28pm Technology Corner
search failure?

Why doesn't advanced search find the keyword= never in this post? Post with never in it. It won't find it in this post either.
2oldman 02/10/16 06:27pm Forum Technical Support
RE: WIN 10 - IRS Free File Fillable Forms

Do it online and forget about printing. You'll get your refund in days, not weeks.
2oldman 02/10/16 05:50pm Technology Corner
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