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Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing Today, 05:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 310
Posted By kowbra
Not sure if anyone has said this to you yet, but...

Not sure if anyone has said this to you yet, but welcome to the forum!

Sorry I don't want to throw water on your plans, but I'm not sure there is a cheap fix for this problem. I get it; you don't...
Forum: Solar, Charging Systems, Batteries and Electrical Today, 05:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 463
Posted By kowbra
LOL, yes indeed it has! I have fed 20 people...

LOL, yes indeed it has!
I have fed 20 people or more on multiple occasions. We went 10 days in July and our site was the "cook house". We made wings, ribs, brisket, smash burgers; it was great. I...
Forum: Solar, Charging Systems, Batteries and Electrical Today, 02:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 463
Posted By kowbra
Mike, I'm low voltage certified for...

Mike,

I'm low voltage certified for commercial buildings in our area. So, while the concepts are familiar, the work our company does is to install based on plans engineered for the contractors....
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas Yesterday, 02:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 269
Posted By kowbra
Thanks I appreciate you sharing your good...

Thanks I appreciate you sharing your good experience!
Is yours a typical AC with the big grill, or a ducted only solution like I have (no big grill, the AC dumps into the ducts from above and all I...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas Yesterday, 02:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 269
Posted By kowbra
Thanks, I appreciate the reply! I did suspect...

Thanks, I appreciate the reply!
I did suspect that the install would happen from the top...

My curiosity is not about noise reduction, but whether it will improve the air flow. That is what most...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas Yesterday, 10:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 269
Posted By kowbra
I've been interested in this solution, but on the...

I've been interested in this solution, but on the website it seems they always show AC units with the big grill into the living area. Ours is a 2021 3790RD, and we do not have any big grill into the...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 08-16-2022, 03:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 356
Posted By kowbra
I like to follow KYD on youtube; here is an...

I like to follow KYD on youtube; here is an episode on Starlink and why they think it's a great backup internet service...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M7UE6zyacuc

I'm following Starlink...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 08-16-2022, 02:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 249
Posted By kowbra
We don't have the IS so I cannot comment on that....

We don't have the IS so I cannot comment on that. However, our unit is the Legacy package, which includes disc brakes.

Here's my thoughts on disc brakes: don't walk, RUN towards getting them!...
Forum: Solar, Charging Systems, Batteries and Electrical 08-15-2022, 03:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 463
Posted By kowbra
First, welcome to the forum!!! Montana uses...

First, welcome to the forum!!!

Montana uses Future Sales for the solar kits and they are the ones that provide the support directly.
Here is the contact details for the guru that can help you...
Forum: Solar, Charging Systems, Batteries and Electrical 08-15-2022, 03:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 463
Posted By kowbra
Fantastic work, again, Mike! I've got some...

Fantastic work, again, Mike!

I've got some questions that I can fire off later, but just wanted to give a quick shoutout. This is really impressive work.

Brad
Forum: Polls 08-05-2022, 07:15 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 23,988
Posted By kowbra
Looking at the results, there is an interesting...

Looking at the results, there is an interesting trend here:

-For Chevy/GMC owners, the most popular choice, by far, is the 2500 class
-For Dodge owners, the most popular choice, by far, is the...
Forum: Solar, Charging Systems, Batteries and Electrical 08-05-2022, 01:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 797
Posted By kowbra
First, it looks like you may be new here, so...

First, it looks like you may be new here, so welcome!

I agree with Zack - the tech should have verified the work with a voltmeter, which they obviously did not do.
Should Keystone have a more...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 08-03-2022, 06:23 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,717
Posted By kowbra
Sorry if this is a sidebar question; your logs...

Sorry if this is a sidebar question; your logs look like you are recording fuel mileage for 100% of your miles. What % is towing and what % is empty?

Thanks!

Brad
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 08-03-2022, 06:04 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,115
Posted By kowbra
I don't know the answer exactly but I do know...

I don't know the answer exactly but I do know that the sticker is not just a "one size fits all". Our 3790RD came with the Super Solar Flex package, and the sticker was more than 800lbs heavier than...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 07-24-2022, 06:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,205
Posted By kowbra
I've looked at these for years but have never...

I've looked at these for years but have never pulled the trigger. And I don't personally know anyone who has used one.

That said, I still would want to see what happens when the back of the 5th...
Forum: Maintenance 07-16-2022, 09:02 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,576
Posted By kowbra
Yes, that's what I have also. ...

Yes, that's what I have also. ...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-13-2022, 05:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,024
Posted By kowbra
Yes, ratings can get confusing! 18,500lbs...

Yes, ratings can get confusing!

18,500lbs for towing is saying that the truck has the power to accelerate the load in less than the rated time. It also says the truck can stop the load in less...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 07-13-2022, 01:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,024
Posted By kowbra
First, welcome to the forum! Next, I think...

First, welcome to the forum!

Next, I think you've gotten some great advice to build on here. I like when folks share their scale numbers so we can all see what real world results look like.
...
Forum: Solar, Charging Systems, Batteries and Electrical 07-02-2022, 07:28 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,104
Posted By kowbra
Good to hear from you Ron! Thanks for the...

Good to hear from you Ron!

Thanks for the info; I know you and Ron both speak highly of your SeaLevel gauges, so I think I'm going to add that as a project this fall. Did you buy direct from...
Forum: Solar, Charging Systems, Batteries and Electrical 07-02-2022, 07:26 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,104
Posted By kowbra
Thanks Mike, great to hear from you also! ...

Thanks Mike, great to hear from you also!

Yes, I was thinking of a bladder, thanks for the recommendation.
Then I was thinking of a waste water bladder as well. Haven't worked it all out yet,...
Forum: Tow Vehicles & Towing 07-01-2022, 09:14 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,717
Posted By kowbra
Me too; apparently that is about an 18 month...

Me too; apparently that is about an 18 month process now ;)

Brad
Forum: Solar, Charging Systems, Batteries and Electrical 07-01-2022, 07:52 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,104
Posted By kowbra
Mike, thanks so much for sharing all of your data...

Mike, thanks so much for sharing all of your data in this thread! A lot to digest, but really good info.

We have the SSF package in our 2021, and also upgraded to the Victron 100/50 controllers....
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 06-29-2022, 08:55 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,688
Posted By kowbra
You're welcome! This forum has been a great...

You're welcome! This forum has been a great resource for me too, with lots of helpful folks.

Here is a link to the model we got...
https://www.reeseprod.com/product/94720_gooseneck-rv-coupler
...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 06-29-2022, 08:46 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,688
Posted By kowbra
Just to make sure we are talking about the same...

Just to make sure we are talking about the same thing here, on your trailer where the pinbox is attached to the frame of the trailer, there should be a number of bolt holes not used. We never had a...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 06-29-2022, 08:35 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,688
Posted By kowbra
That's too bad; our 2016 RAM and AUH worked just...

That's too bad; our 2016 RAM and AUH worked just fine.

We went with a Goosebox this time on our 2020 RAM and 3790RD. It has a lot of adjustment, and it goes right down to a ball in the bed of my...
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