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Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 02-14-2019, 04:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,300
Posted By BiggarView
You have to wonder how many more idiots are out...

You have to wonder how many more idiots are out there... by the time they all hit the bridge, a new generation will be getting behind the wheel... it will never end.

I wonder on the Penske truck...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 02-07-2019, 08:23 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,162
Posted By BiggarView
AGM "Absorbed Glass Mat" is a type of lead acid...

AGM "Absorbed Glass Mat" is a type of lead acid battery using technology developed to meet Military specs. It has many advantages over a regular lead acid battery. Some of them you have already read...
Forum: Campgrounds State, Provincial & Federal 02-07-2019, 06:55 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,069
Posted By BiggarView
Some Other Brand... on here it is a tongue in...

Some Other Brand... on here it is a tongue in cheek way of saying not a "Montana".
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 02-06-2019, 09:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,252
Posted By BiggarView
would that include the newer RAM3500s or are they...

would that include the newer RAM3500s or are they good to go?
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 02-06-2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,300
Posted By BiggarView
Low overpasses will get the inattentive or...

Low overpasses will get the inattentive or unobservant every time. A low underpass near me has an incident about once a week. Mostly commercial trucks due to the location, near an intermodal rail...
Forum: Boon-docking 02-06-2019, 07:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 509
Posted By BiggarView
At the moment it sounds like you have an external...

At the moment it sounds like you have an external battery bank that weighs nearly 700 lbs, add the inverter 55 lbs, cabling and other paraphernalia adds another 50 lbs or more, plus you'll need to...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 02-06-2019, 07:13 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,640
Posted By BiggarView
How would you know they didn't cool it on...

How would you know they didn't cool it on electric then switch on the propane before you arrived? I'm not saying they would do such a thing, just do your own testing... let it take all the time you...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 02-06-2019, 06:30 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,300
Posted By BiggarView
I'll bet, from the drivers seat, the RV/bus...

I'll bet, from the drivers seat, the RV/bus operator did not notice anything out of the ordinary while crossing. We, from the cheap seats got the full perspective. Makes you wonder how many others...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 02-01-2019, 11:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,163
Posted By BiggarView
What strikes me is the Lipperts' answers seem to...

What strikes me is the Lipperts' answers seem to be all over the map. Or is it that incomplete information is being presented?
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 02-01-2019, 11:35 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,163
Posted By BiggarView
Maybe the OPs label came off. Ten years is a long...

Maybe the OPs label came off. Ten years is a long time.. stuff happens.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 02-01-2019, 11:22 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,162
Posted By BiggarView
If you are using your system only part time, it...

If you are using your system only part time, it would be very hard to justify LiFePO4 (lithium for the uninitiated) over more conventional battery types because the cost is simply prohibitive. Using...
Forum: Boon-docking 02-01-2019, 10:58 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,033
Posted By BiggarView
Heh chief, everything you say is true enough, but...

Heh chief, everything you say is true enough, but as long as you are mentioning cons of the dual fuel especially with propane, you should mention a couple of pros...
1. propane is clean and won't...
Forum: Campgrounds State, Provincial & Federal 02-01-2019, 09:03 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,069
Posted By BiggarView
Make it x3. Even though we will have a 40+ rig...

Make it x3. Even though we will have a 40+ rig ourselves soon, if we snooze... we lose. We accept that cuz it is what it is. EOS.

Now, getting anecdotal evidence to help us avoid such situations...
Forum: Campgrounds State, Provincial & Federal 01-31-2019, 10:43 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,069
Posted By BiggarView
Finding campsites is potential concern for us...

Finding campsites is potential concern for us too. We're looking at a 3811MS and at 40+ feet long this issue is one we would like to get a handle on before it complicates our future travels.
Forum: Sitting around the Campfire 01-27-2019, 01:05 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,130
Posted By BiggarView
mtlakejim:.... Before you accuse "treehuggers" or...

mtlakejim:.... Before you accuse "treehuggers" or "environmental terrorists", both inflammatory terms in their own right, of pushing to end paper bags perhaps you should do more fact finding to...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 01-24-2019, 06:52 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,280
Posted By BiggarView
Glad we cleared up the 80 amp CB to MEAN "CIRCUIT...

Glad we cleared up the 80 amp CB to MEAN "CIRCUIT BREAKER"... for a while there I though you were referring to CB meaning "radio". LOL
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 01-24-2019, 06:32 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,107
Posted By BiggarView
RoadRunnerTR21 wrote.... "My code was...

RoadRunnerTR21 wrote....

"My code was 122035133271. By breaking the code down, you can tell when this batch was produced. Here is how you can do that:


First 2 digits is the plant code. So...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 01-21-2019, 06:44 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,107
Posted By BiggarView
Just curious, if you filled your DEF tank and it...

Just curious, if you filled your DEF tank and it gets consumed normally, would it not be the case that the airspace in the DEF tank would be the same environment as the airspace in the can of...
Forum: Boon-docking 01-19-2019, 04:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,033
Posted By BiggarView
Just a thought on solar, you can get a tax credit...

Just a thought on solar, you can get a tax credit on solar installs. Certain rules apply. This year is the last year to get a 30% tax credit on the cost. Next year it drops to 26% then 22% in 2021...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 12-03-2018, 03:22 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,205
Posted By BiggarView
Your trailer GVWR is 16810... that is maximum...

Your trailer GVWR is 16810... that is maximum weight of trailer... period. How much water you are carrying is irrelevant except that is must be counted in the total. You could be at 16810 with no...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 12-03-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,203
Posted By BiggarView
Don't understand why pump handles are not...

Don't understand why pump handles are not Federally, if not internationally, regulated. It seems universally smart that diesel pumps should all be the same color, gas another color and DEF yet...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 12-03-2018, 12:17 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,205
Posted By BiggarView
forgot Montana vs SOB... LOL

forgot Montana vs SOB... LOL
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 12-03-2018, 12:14 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,940
Posted By BiggarView
Curt hitches on factory RAM installs are Chinese...

Curt hitches on factory RAM installs are Chinese made. FWIW. Seems those that have them are not complaining.
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 12-03-2018, 11:28 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 9,307
Posted By BiggarView
Just because you can get a regular DL in Virginia...

Just because you can get a regular DL in Virginia and drive whatever RV you want... does not make you a good driver. If anything, it makes you more dangerous because you have a false sense of...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 12-03-2018, 10:29 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,205
Posted By BiggarView
Reducing pin weight by shifting the load to the...

Reducing pin weight by shifting the load to the rear can be a serious issue if you get pin weight down to 15% or less of trailer GVW. The tail will start to wag the dog. Seen too many vids of what...
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