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Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 12-10-2019, 05:18 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,906
Posted By Butchy
Attached is a spreadsheet I use to keep track of...

Attached is a spreadsheet I use to keep track of my weights. Top section is weights from a scale with/without 5th wheel. With an 1 ton SRW I am 100+ overweight on my gvwr. I see a lot of 3/4 ton...
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 12-10-2019, 03:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 825
Posted By Butchy
Great find Bob, thanks. Tredittire referred me...

Great find Bob, thanks. Tredittire referred me to “trailer set go” who distributes that wheel. Wheel alone is $128 and they agreed to mount a new Sailun tire on it for a total of $290. Free...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 12-10-2019, 06:16 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,906
Posted By Butchy
You need to weigh your rig to get the pin weight,...

You need to weigh your rig to get the pin weight, it is likely much more than you think. Many rigs I see traveling down the road are exceeding their payload. After calculating the correct pin...
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 12-10-2019, 06:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 825
Posted By Butchy
The tire had a slow leak. When I cranked it up...

The tire had a slow leak. When I cranked it up the tire was at about 90 psi. My theory is that the tire was ballooned out when cranked up tight then slowly lost air, became loose unwinding the cable...
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 12-08-2019, 07:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 825
Posted By Butchy
Thanks. I will send them a pic and see if they...

Thanks. I will send them a pic and see if they have one. I appreciate everyone’s help! :thanx:
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 12-08-2019, 07:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 825
Posted By Butchy
Thanks Bob. Great help. I sent them a message...

Thanks Bob. Great help. I sent them a message to find a way to purchase that one.
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 12-07-2019, 04:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 825
Posted By Butchy
Lost a Wheel - Help...

On my last trip I had tire problems, slow leak. Had to change while moving between locations, cranked the leaky tire up in the spare slot and mounted the spare. All was well for the next week until...
Forum: Repairs & Service 11-30-2019, 09:02 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,317
Posted By Butchy
Our furniture lasted 2 1/2 years before it began...

Our furniture lasted 2 1/2 years before it began peeling. Called Keystone who directed me to Lippert. They did not have to but Lippert shipped all new furniture to me, similar junk but I do have to...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-26-2019, 05:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 659
Posted By Butchy
I replaced mine with this from Amazon, 30 psi red...

I replaced mine with this from Amazon, 30 psi red regulator for $12.82

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00QZCTVQQ/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_search_asin_title?ie=UTF8&psc=1
Forum: North American MOC / Florida Region 11-17-2019, 09:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 729
Posted By Butchy
2020 Tampa RV Show

We are planning to be there on the 15th, anyone else?
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-09-2019, 10:52 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,012
Posted By Butchy
The reason I always disconnect the negative...

The reason I always disconnect the negative terminal first, on the car or RV, is for safety. If you are using a wrench on the positive terminal and it touches any metal on the vehicle ..... spark.
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Forum: New Member Introductions 10-23-2019, 04:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 185
Posted By Butchy
Welcome to the forum Did you use a dealer in...

Welcome to the forum Did you use a dealer in Jacksonville? We are considering upgrading and I would like to find a good dealership...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 10-09-2019, 06:06 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,529
Posted By Butchy
I use one or two capfuls of liquid Rid-X, the...

I use one or two capfuls of liquid Rid-X, the regular version. They sell an RV version but it is just watered down. When I flush the black tank there are no solids visible (except what recently...
Forum: Member News 10-08-2019, 05:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 468
Posted By Butchy
I had that surgery a few years ago. Took about 6...

I had that surgery a few years ago. Took about 6 months to get back to golf. Good luck!
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 09-22-2019, 05:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 269
Posted By Butchy
I added a couple of links below for you to read...

I added a couple of links below for you to read through about cooling your fridge. I suggest you consider an arp unit and add the suggested fans, they will help. Also be very patient with the...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-27-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,358
Posted By Butchy
Need a recommendation for adhesive... I’m...

Need a recommendation for adhesive...

I’m finally getting the repair completed. Today using the wood rot epoxy, picture below. Next step - what is recommended for adhesive to paste the roofing...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-22-2019, 07:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,358
Posted By Butchy
Thanks for the info. I believe a tree branch fell...

Thanks for the info. I believe a tree branch fell on it and stabbed that small hole. It was not there in March before we left on a 3 month trip in April. I had cleaned the roof then. I bought some...
Forum: It's a Dirty Job but Someone has to do it! 08-21-2019, 06:01 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,816
Posted By Butchy
TP in the trash can... yuck. I use a couple of...

TP in the trash can... yuck. I use a couple of capfuls of Ridx after every dump. When I dump I do not see any TP or other solids, it is all decomposed and mixed with the liquid.

Concerning...
Forum: The Campsite 08-19-2019, 12:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,120
Posted By Butchy
Traveling with A friend with SOB he replaced a...

Traveling with A friend with SOB he replaced a converter and coffee pot after connecting his 50 amp cord with breaker on. We assumed that the ground connection was not made until after the hot...
Forum: Navigation 08-18-2019, 11:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 513
Posted By Butchy
Check rvtripwizard closely as sometimes the...

Check rvtripwizard closely as sometimes the secondary road going under the interstate is actually the issue.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 08-18-2019, 06:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,418
Posted By Butchy
As others have said, leave the door closed, don’t...

As others have said, leave the door closed, don’t open it to check the temperature, get a remote thermometer to check it without opening the door. It takes a long time to get cold.

Was the unit...
Forum: Maintenance 08-07-2019, 05:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,512
Posted By Butchy
Here is thermometer I use, not as fancy as...

Here is thermometer I use, not as fancy as Scott’s. :socool:...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-07-2019, 06:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,358
Posted By Butchy
Peeled back the EPDM and I will be able to dry it...

Peeled back the EPDM and I will be able to dry it out, if necessary use some of the wood rot products to firm up the wood. Have a fan on it now but rain expected again today, it will take a while to...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-06-2019, 11:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,358
Posted By Butchy
Great idea on the product for restoring rotted...

Great idea on the product for restoring rotted wood. You can see in the pics the size of the area. In your opinion would the products repair an area that size? Thanks.
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-06-2019, 06:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,358
Posted By Butchy
Roof Soft Spot

While cleaning my roof I noticed a soft spot over the bathroom area. There is a very small pin hole, see the pictures next to the penny. In Florida we have been getting a lot of heavy rain. I tried...
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