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Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 02-17-2019, 09:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 369
Posted By Arkware
Dhardy, No. You do not 'need' airbags. ...

Dhardy,

No. You do not 'need' airbags.
Your dually is built to handle the pin weight.
Some folks have added airbags to help the ride.
I don't have them.
I suggest you try towing without,...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 02-15-2019, 02:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 200
Posted By Arkware
Mike, I have a 2015 3611 with Res. Fridge and...

Mike,
I have a 2015 3611 with Res. Fridge and 1000 w inverter. There is a breaker switch in the distribution panel that feeds the transfer switch in the inverter with shore power.
Also, the...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 02-12-2019, 06:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 458
Posted By Arkware
In addition to getting 2 good batteries, you will...

In addition to getting 2 good batteries, you will want to make sure the ice maker is turned OFF!

This alone extended my battery/fridge cooling time a bunch.
Forum: Additions & Improvements 02-10-2019, 01:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,036
Posted By Arkware
Wayne, I know you are looking forward to...

Wayne,
I know you are looking forward to getting yours. You will love it.
Tho, camp MORryde leaves a bit to be desired.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 02-10-2019, 07:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 458
Posted By Arkware
When I got my 2611RL in 2015, the dealer told me...

When I got my 2611RL in 2015, the dealer told me it was "supposed" to come with 2 batteries!
Now, depending on the quality of those batteries, you may be able to go 14 hours. Your Res....
Forum: Additions & Improvements 02-10-2019, 06:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,036
Posted By Arkware
Carried Away, The 2018 Rally deal for tandem...

Carried Away,

The 2018 Rally deal for tandem axles: I.S., 8k, Kodiak disk brakes, 2 piece bearings... $6525.
The 7K same setup was $6025.
plus tax....
Forum: Additions & Improvements 02-08-2019, 06:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,036
Posted By Arkware
Golfmedik, We went with the 8K thinking the...

Golfmedik,
We went with the 8K thinking the extra bulk in the suspension would give us a little extra feeling of security and that we would never overload it.
Tho, just getting rid of those leaf...
Forum: Additions & Improvements 02-07-2019, 11:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,036
Posted By Arkware
new IS and Disk Brakes

When we were at the Fall Rally, we decided to take advantage of the "rally pricing" from MORryde for their Independent Suspension and Disk Brakes.
Called and scheduled for early February and found...
Forum: Additions & Improvements 01-29-2019, 07:13 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,860
Posted By Arkware
Joe, The one in the pics posted by Donjamin...

Joe, The one in the pics posted by Donjamin appear to be manual.
The amazon link I posted is automatic.
Both are available from amazon and either will work.
Forum: Sitting around the Campfire 01-28-2019, 04:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 378
Posted By Arkware
Dang, wish I'd thought of that....

Dang, wish I'd thought of that....
Forum: Additions & Improvements 01-27-2019, 04:27 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,860
Posted By Arkware
Just ordered mine Friday. ...

Just ordered mine Friday.
...
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-20-2019, 07:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 776
Posted By Arkware
Congrats on the new rig and truck! Sounds like...

Congrats on the new rig and truck!
Sounds like you're just changing jobs.... but, with a better location. ;)
I just retired myself and so far only have the DW's list.
Should keep me busy for a few...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 12-14-2018, 10:28 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,112
Posted By Arkware
Hey Bill, These are my loaded weights...

Hey Bill,

These are my loaded weights measured by the RV Safety crew at the Fall Rally this year. I'm sure you know, Keystone's published weights are for an empty rig. With a Gross weight of...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 12-13-2018, 05:23 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,112
Posted By Arkware
Welcome to the MOC! You should have the...

Welcome to the MOC!

You should have the needed weights to calc the pin weight.
Look at the transport truck & Trailer weight report. It should have Trailer Axles only weight. Subtract the axles...
Forum: Repairs & Service 12-07-2018, 03:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,778
Posted By Arkware
Jim, I have 4 of the round ducts coming from...

Jim,
I have 4 of the round ducts coming from the heater. 1 goes to the rectangle floor duct (LR,Kit,BedRoom), 2 goes to the bathroom, 3 goes to the basement, and 4 goes onto the floor of the area...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 12-04-2018, 11:28 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,488
Posted By Arkware
FireFighter, If you're talking about the...

FireFighter,

If you're talking about the LEDs behind the crown, some of mine came loose too. On my '15 3611 the LEDs were just stuck on... like dbl sided tape... to the wall. The dealer's services...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 11-06-2018, 10:34 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,751
Posted By Arkware
2X with speedster. let the rig do the heavy...

2X with speedster. let the rig do the heavy lifting....
Forum: Additions & Improvements 11-06-2018, 10:13 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,495
Posted By Arkware
Hey Pete, We have the 3611RL, too. Our old...

Hey Pete,
We have the 3611RL, too. Our old batteries the dealer installed were around 100 amp hour 12 volts, which gave us a total of around 200 AH. They were better than I expected from the...
Forum: Additions & Improvements 11-05-2018, 05:20 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,495
Posted By Arkware
Thanks Jeff. Please show your work for us...

Thanks Jeff.
Please show your work for us formula challenged folks. :)
Forum: Additions & Improvements 11-04-2018, 01:37 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,495
Posted By Arkware
Jeff, not sure how you got to 2.2KW... I...

Jeff,

not sure how you got to 2.2KW... I just wanna keep the beer cold longer... :)
Forum: Additions & Improvements 11-04-2018, 01:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,495
Posted By Arkware
Darryl, WOW! maybe one day.............

Darryl,
WOW!

maybe one day.............
Forum: Additions & Improvements 11-04-2018, 01:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,495
Posted By Arkware
I like what The Great Carnac sees... :)

I like what The Great Carnac sees... :)
Forum: Additions & Improvements 11-04-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,495
Posted By Arkware
Lenny, Thanks. Amazon is our friend. :) ...

Lenny,
Thanks. Amazon is our friend. :)
Still have the original factory inverter.
Solar is on our wish list but have a couple of other things pending.
Forum: Additions & Improvements 11-04-2018, 09:28 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,495
Posted By Arkware
Battery Upgrade

Just completed our battery upgrade from 2 12V 98 AH batteries to 4 6V 230AH batteries.

Should give us a total of 460AH! :socool:

Parts list:
4) Duracell Ultra 6V Deep Cycle Golf Cart Battery...
Forum: Repairs & Service 10-30-2018, 03:49 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,693
Posted By Arkware
We have a Trailer Aid and are glad we did. It did...

We have a Trailer Aid and are glad we did. It did not get the flat totally free of the ground, but it did help tremendously. The last little bit of lift needed was easily done with a bottle jack and...
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