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Forum: Let Us Entertain You 11-12-2019, 02:54 PM
Replies: 16
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Posted By jetskier
I bought the Air TV Player (from Sling). It's a...

I bought the Air TV Player (from Sling). It's a OTA dual tuner module with streaming services. If you plug in any USB harddrive, it turns it into a DVR for over the air programming. It is...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-08-2019, 06:21 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,352
Posted By jetskier
and the fact that no one really wants a dually.

and the fact that no one really wants a dually.
Forum: Additions & Improvements 10-31-2019, 02:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 166
Posted By jetskier
There a junction box for the transfer switch in...

There a junction box for the transfer switch in the large front storage compartment mounted to the ceiling (metal double gang electrical box). It has a 10-4 w/ ground wire ready for the generator.
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 10-13-2019, 07:42 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,721
Posted By jetskier
My 3790RD was delivered from the dealer back east...

My 3790RD was delivered from the dealer back east with a Dodge 2500. :facepalm:
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 10-13-2019, 10:52 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,721
Posted By jetskier
I agree, most gooseneck trailers I've towed were...

I agree, most gooseneck trailers I've towed were set up in the 15 - 20% of gross trailer weight on the pin. Most goosenecks don't have usable space over the neck like fifth wheels.
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 10-10-2019, 06:20 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,123
Posted By jetskier
Here's a comparison of the two:

Here's a comparison of the two:
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 10-10-2019, 06:19 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,123
Posted By jetskier
I went a different route than air bags. I don't...

I went a different route than air bags. I don't have chucking, but the bounce on the bridge abutment transitions was annoying. I replaced the single camper spring over the main spring rear spring...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 10-05-2019, 05:46 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,972
Posted By jetskier
I have just a 2" memory foam topper. I ordered...

I have just a 2" memory foam topper. I ordered the 120# on Amazon and just put them on today. They work fine up and down. The bed didn't rise up on its own either. I wish I'd thought of this...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 10-03-2019, 12:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 605
Posted By jetskier
I disagree with this. 120W of solar won't...

I disagree with this. 120W of solar won't maintain a fridge on two batteries especially with the other 12V loads in the trailer. I think the res. fridge are 350-400W without the ice maker running.
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 10-03-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 605
Posted By jetskier
If the GFI on the inverter is a continuous...

If the GFI on the inverter is a continuous problem, you can replace it a standard outlet. Refers aren't supposed to be on GFI protected outlets. Removing the GFI off the inverter doesn't effect...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 10-02-2019, 05:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 200
Posted By jetskier
Yeah, bypassing the inverter is the only way to...

Yeah, bypassing the inverter is the only way to solve it. You likely only have a 20A breaker for the whole trailer wired into the inverter/charger rather than the two legs of the 50A. The external...
Forum: Additions & Improvements 10-02-2019, 12:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 314
Posted By jetskier
I've only double towed in NV, CA, ID, and MT. ...

I've only double towed in NV, CA, ID, and MT. No issues in those states.
Forum: Additions & Improvements 10-02-2019, 11:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 314
Posted By jetskier
I kept it simple. I just double tow. It was...

I kept it simple. I just double tow. It was easy to strength the factory 2" receiver hitch, add a chain loop and wiring. I'm at ~75' overall length when I'm shagging the mess around. It is...
Forum: Additions & Improvements 09-24-2019, 02:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 439
Posted By jetskier
Why not mount the muffler in the 10" cavity below...

Why not mount the muffler in the 10" cavity below the generator platform??



Here's a pic of how I routed the pipe on mine. I routed it between the heater and water heater exhausts. This...
Forum: Additions & Improvements 09-23-2019, 02:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 439
Posted By jetskier
Here's more pics. I installed my old 5500LP with...

Here's more pics. I installed my old 5500LP with 150 hours on it. Yanked it out of my previous trailer. No need to spend $4-5k on a new one.


Most Onan draw the combustion and cooling air...
Forum: Additions & Improvements 09-23-2019, 09:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 439
Posted By jetskier
I wouldn't go that far and call it fire rated. ...

I wouldn't go that far and call it fire rated. I'm sure there's no listing for it especially since the baggage door is combustible.
Forum: Additions & Improvements 09-23-2019, 12:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 439
Posted By jetskier
Here's the sheet metal enclosure they installed...

Here's the sheet metal enclosure they installed in mine.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 09-22-2019, 04:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 643
Posted By jetskier
I have a RV refer. However, I had issues with...

I have a RV refer. However, I had issues with the GFI tripping almost everytime the inverter was switched on. I took the end cap off the inverter and removed the GFI and installed a regular...
Forum: Additions & Improvements 09-19-2019, 11:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,199
Posted By jetskier
Be aware...when it has to refill the accumulator...

Be aware...when it has to refill the accumulator tank, the pump runs for a while. With a 2 gallon tank, it took about a minute. The more capacity, the longer the refill time. It is nice not...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 09-17-2019, 12:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 893
Posted By jetskier
The 295/65r20 tires on my F350 are rated at 4080#...

The 295/65r20 tires on my F350 are rated at 4080# each. With a 3600# pin, still at 7480# on the rear per CAT scale. Within the rating of the stock 275 tires. I also replaced the stock overloads...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 09-11-2019, 04:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 726
Posted By jetskier
around 360W-400W. That's based on 12-13.4V *...

around 360W-400W. That's based on 12-13.4V * 30A on the output of the controller.
Forum: Additions & Improvements 09-08-2019, 10:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,133
Posted By jetskier
I know what the 5500W Onan outputs. Clearly,...

I know what the 5500W Onan outputs. Clearly, you've never owned one and wired one up. Yes, it does have the capability to output 45.8amps TOTAL. However, it has two breakers that limit the...
Forum: Additions & Improvements 09-08-2019, 06:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,133
Posted By jetskier
He's not installing a 50A generator. Read the...

He's not installing a 50A generator. Read the first post. 5500W Onan. It comes with a 30A primary and a 20A second breaker.
Forum: Additions & Improvements 09-08-2019, 05:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,133
Posted By jetskier
Because the two generator circuits do not exceed...

Because the two generator circuits do not exceed 30A. The shorepower feeds to the inputs and output feeds of the 50A transfer switch are 6ga, but the generator inputs are only 10ga.
Forum: Additions & Improvements 09-08-2019, 10:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,133
Posted By jetskier
10 GA is fine from the generator whether you have...

10 GA is fine from the generator whether you have a 30A or 50A transfer switch.
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