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RE: So who will be first with an electric pickup. And when.

Someday cars will pull the electricity out of the pavement. Much like cell phones on a surface charger. No plugs. They can go for days, and batteries for the back roads. 1000 hp motors and 100%torque at no rpm. It will be amazing, I hope to see it. That "Someday" will cost TRILLIONS of dollars to tear up, install the mechanicals for charging and re-pave the 2,678,000 miles of paved roadways in the USA. ;)
buta4 01/16/18 07:45pm Tow Vehicles
RE: So who will be first with an electric pickup. And when.

When: They can tow 20K lbs, with a minimum of 400 miles between charges....and you can re-charge in 15 minutes or less! :) I agree! 10 minutes to fill gas tank. 121,446 gas stations in USA now per the Gas Station Industry Statistics. Them thar poor dinosaurs died for us. The least we can do to honor them is to harvest what they left for us.
buta4 01/16/18 09:30am Tow Vehicles
RE: Crazy Question?

Might look at Sportsmobile rv, in the SEATS section.
buta4 01/14/18 06:21pm Class B - Camping Van Conversions
RE: $1 difference between gas and diesel, WHY ??

The best I can remember, when diesel was $4.00 a gallon, wasn't oil something like $110 a gallon? Now oil is around $60 a gallon and diesel is around $3.75 here in central CA. Can someone explain this to me? Nearly 1/2 of what a barrel use to cost, yet the price of diesel is nearing the highest ever prices. Another weird thing is, a few months ago, diesel and gas (again here in central CA) were the same.........now gas is a $1.00 cheaper the diesel at the major truck stops. What gives?? $110 a gallon? $60 a gallon?
buta4 01/03/18 11:11am Class A Motorhomes
RE: VIDEO ADDED: Baby It's Cold Outside!

It's so cold here in Massachusetts that a politician from the State House was seen walking with his hands in his own pockets!
buta4 12/28/17 03:40am Truck Campers
RE: tailgater

Not opening for me either.
buta4 12/24/17 12:01pm Do It Yourself Modifications and Upgrades (DIY)
RE: Carpet Cleaning

Rent a RugDoctor. Shampoos and vacuums up excess water.
buta4 12/20/17 04:02pm Fifth-Wheels
RE: $5 electric overnight pull thru campsite on an interstate.

..."A popular movie was made at the local motel but I dont remember the name. It was shot at the motel on the north side of the B&Y hwy."... Thunderheart Or "Bagdad Cafe"?
buta4 12/19/17 01:58am General RVing Issues
RE: East Coast home base(s) question.

For the Boston area, either Normandy Farms in Foxboro or Minuteman park in Littleton. Both close to the interstate road system and public transportation to Boston. If you can do no hookups, Wampatuck in Hingham. Commuter boat to downtown Boston. On Cape Cod, Atlantic Oaks in Eastham seems to be the go to place for vacationing RVers. Close to the beach and right on the bike trail. Wompatuck State Park DOES have elecric hookups, but only a central dump station and sporadic water faucets. Free spring fed water shed, delicious water!
buta4 11/28/17 06:29am Roads and Routes
RE: Custom B or Custom Van?

is sportsmobile??? still operating? bumpy Yes it is! And, they have the system where one can design their own layouts.
buta4 11/15/17 07:13am Class B - Camping Van Conversions
RE: One Night of Freezing Temps...

Might be OK if there is no wind. A wind will cool to OAT faster. Personally, I do not play with fire or ice. JMO Actually, wind chill has no effect on the speed water freezes. That's dependent on temperature alone. Wind chill affects humans and animals only.
buta4 10/13/17 06:19am Travel Trailers
RE: BOO!

Are you aware that Male Witches (AKA Warlocks) cannot father offspring? Well, I'm gonna tell you anyway. It's because they have holloweenies. :o
buta4 10/01/17 12:10pm General RVing Issues
RE: Removing stickers

Mayonnaise! Rub it on,let sit 5 mins, Wetrub off and dry.
buta4 09/17/17 12:48pm Do It Yourself Modifications and Upgrades (DIY)
RE: Abbreviations in posts

So. What does ABC&D stand for? :B
buta4 08/28/17 02:08pm Beginning RVing
RE: FOUR Corners Monument

It's amazing. The OP asked if there was adequate parking for his rig, that's all he asked! He got his answer, and then the usual unasked-for-opinions, such as ... Why go there? Tourist trap. Too far out of the way. Too commercialized. Etc. Etc.
buta4 08/19/17 10:05pm RV Parks, Campgrounds and Attractions
RE: FOUR Corners Monument

It's a bucket list thing! See the monument (take pic if you want), eat some fry bread, buy the wife a trinket. Now you've been there! Now that's a positive outlook. Very good.
buta4 08/19/17 03:00am RV Parks, Campgrounds and Attractions
RE: What you do with pet abandon at CG ?

"Honey, I'm going to let the cat out here in the campground so he can get some exercise and run all over other people's cars and property." "OK, baby. Make sure you don't bat an eye when someone complains that the cat scratched their car!!!" "Of course not, honey!!!" http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2012/01/24/article-0-116D394C000005DC-329_634x451.jpg "Here, kitty'kitty'kitty!!!" :B That pic is taken from a video that shows that particular cat next to a beached boat with tourists watching. They laughed when the cat clawed at the gator's nose and slid back into the water.
buta4 08/11/17 03:28pm Truck Campers
RE: Boston questions.

Greetings.. Holiday Inn Select at 5 Blossom St. is close to conveniences. Mass Transit, Freedom Trail, Faneuil Hall Market Place, Boston Common, etc.,etc.,etc. Enjoy Our Town. It's a great walking city. :) Ray...the Holiday Inn is now a Wyndam property and as much as we'd love to stay there, it's a tad on the pricey side. However...could you please offer some insights to the areas? Ashmont Hill section of Dorchester or the Polish Triangle or Jamaica Plain or Back Bay? I am not asking about what's to see in each..but if you were choosing one for walking and hagning out in? Thank you. Gary Hi Gary, The hotel name change was a surprise to me...sorry. The sites you asked me about are so-so. That's why I recommend the following jewels instead. :) Hang out at the Boston Public Gardens and ride the Swan Boats. Cross the first suspension bridge in the nation, a 150-foot(+/-) walking bridge over the pond where the Swan Boats sail. Bring peanuts to hand-feed the many squirrels. Then across the road to the Boston Common. Visitors Center is located there. Shoot over to Cambridge via MBTA subway train and get off at Harvard Square Station. Walk to the Cambridge Common and stand at the spot where General George Washington took command of our fledgling Continental Army. Of course visit Harvard Yards too. Just off Harvard Square itself. The Square itself is a microcosm of humanity from around the world associated with some neat ethnic eateries! Have a great visit and have good walking footwear. Regards PS: Bring a camera! PPS: A local quirky not usually known except to history buffs like myself follows. Around 1900 or thereabouts it was decided to clean the tombstones at the Old Granary Burial Grounds. The tombstones were gathered up and placed against the fences and pressure washed by hand-pump hoses and scrubbed down nice and purty. When they were done this cleaning I can see in my mind the words of the workmen when it was time to place them back where they belong. "Okay men, let's put these stones back where they belong." A moment's pause and "UH-OH." Soooooooo...The only graves where the person buried matched the tombstone are the immovable ones, statues,obelisks and the like. The Old Granary Burial Ground near the Boston Common
buta4 08/09/17 08:05am General RVing Issues
RE: Boston questions.

Greetings.. Holiday Inn Select at 5 Blossom St. is close to conveniences. Mass Transit, Freedom Trail, Faneuil Hall Market Place, Boston Common, etc.,etc.,etc. Enjoy Our Town. It's a great walking city. :)
buta4 08/08/17 07:23pm General RVing Issues
RE: Anybody Replace Their Stock Horn ?

My horn fantasy is to have a steam-driven ship's horn! :B However, I assume such a thing doesn't exist for rv's, yet! Now that I've posted this, wanna bet some ingenious redneck will say, "Great idea. I can do that!". AND HE WILL! Gotta love it. And I want to hear it, LOL.
buta4 08/04/17 11:26am Class C Motorhomes
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