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Forum: Solar, Charging Systems, Batteries and Electrical Today, 06:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 478
Posted By Daryles
By code, you need to install a transfer switch...

By code, you need to install a transfer switch between your shore power input and your inverter output to have power into your power distribution panel.
This will allow you to run whatever you want...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help Today, 05:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,914
Posted By Daryles
If you have air coming in through the stairs with...

If you have air coming in through the stairs with the AC on, you have a return air flow restriction in the air return vents in the ceiling.
Open them, clean the filters, inspect them to be sure...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 08-15-2022, 02:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 369
Posted By Daryles
Slides in. If you are connected to shore power,...

Slides in.
If you are connected to shore power, I would leave the air conditioner on as high as you can just to keep the humidity under control.
Forum: Solar, Charging Systems, Batteries and Electrical 08-15-2022, 02:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 464
Posted By Daryles
Awesome setup!! Interesting article on...

Awesome setup!!

Interesting article on mixing solar panels.
You have probably already compensated for this.

Mixing solar panels, Do's and Don'ts ...
Forum: Navigation 08-15-2022, 05:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 241
Posted By Daryles
We have always gone up and down the eastern shore...

We have always gone up and down the eastern shore of Virginia route 13 etc to avoid DC then the NJ Turnpike and i95.
Forum: New Member Introductions 08-14-2022, 07:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 180
Posted By Daryles
There is a Suburban water heater manual in the...

There is a Suburban water heater manual in the files section. It has instructions for the install to give you an idea what is involved. It doesn't look hard.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 08-13-2022, 05:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,035
Posted By Daryles
I had a blow out a few weeks ago. When I repaired...

I had a blow out a few weeks ago. When I repaired the wheel well damage I put some steel flashing in the top. To help prevent this in the future.
When we get home I'm planning on putting something...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-13-2022, 05:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 604
Posted By Daryles
Thanks Carl. I found the fix one of the...

Thanks Carl. I found the fix one of the respondents incorporated using two different sized washers welded together, then screwed onto the end caps will work well.
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-13-2022, 05:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 200
Posted By Daryles
It looks like the fan blade is held onto the...

It looks like the fan blade is held onto the shaft by a set screw.
Any chance they assembled it upside down?
Can you could turn the blade over?
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 08-13-2022, 04:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 290
Posted By Daryles
If you do go with Sailun G rated tires, make sure...

If you do go with Sailun G rated tires, make sure your rims can go to 110psi. There is a stamp on the inboard side that tells you.
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-13-2022, 07:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 604
Posted By Daryles
I have that wobble on my dining room slide...

I have that wobble on my dining room slide topper.
I used a 90⁰ metal wood joining bracket cut to fit and placed over the worn out part of the end cap. It's working for now but I would like to...
Forum: Solar, Charging Systems, Batteries and Electrical 08-13-2022, 05:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 259
Posted By Daryles
We are currently at a RV park where my surge...

We are currently at a RV park where my surge protector shows L1 and Neutral reversed and L2 and Neutral reversed. We Experienced this last year at Shipsawana Indiana. At that time I Tested a few...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 08-12-2022, 03:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 233
Posted By Daryles
Maybe use a 16' Telescoping pole and a flagpole...

Maybe use a 16' Telescoping pole and a flagpole buddy?
The pole on the left that the satellite dish is mounted to, came with the We BOOST cell phone booster that I mounted to the 16' Telescoping...
Forum: Solar, Charging Systems, Batteries and Electrical 08-12-2022, 12:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 478
Posted By Daryles
The wiring in the truck bed is about 8'. I have...

The wiring in the truck bed is about 8'.
I have another coil of about 8' rolled up in the pinbox. This way I can park the truck on either side and still have enough cable to plug in.

Remember IF...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 08-11-2022, 09:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 488
Posted By Daryles
Check with a local glass shop.

Check with a local glass shop.
Forum: New Member Introductions 08-10-2022, 05:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 359
Posted By Daryles
Just to be clear, it's the deadbolt that is...

Just to be clear, it's the deadbolt that is locked?
The key just spins?
The handle does pull?
Forum: Solar, Charging Systems, Batteries and Electrical 08-10-2022, 05:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 478
Posted By Daryles
No, only the positive wire is on a 90A circuit...

No, only the positive wire is on a 90A circuit breaker in the truck near the battery.
The black block you see is the negative bus bar.
Above it is the on/off switch.
Below it is the Victron...
Forum: Additions & Improvements 08-10-2022, 03:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 686
Posted By Daryles
We installed the RVLock V4. Love it. Should...

We installed the RVLock V4.
Love it. Should have done it a long time ago.
Forum: New Member Introductions 08-10-2022, 03:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 359
Posted By Daryles
Did you try the upper and lower locks? One is...

Did you try the upper and lower locks?
One is the handle lock. If locked the handle won't move.

The other is the dead bolt.
If the dead bolt is locked and the handle is not, when you pull the...
Forum: New Member Introductions 08-10-2022, 03:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 773
Posted By Daryles
Welcome Master Chief. Congratulations on...

Welcome Master Chief.
Congratulations on retirement.
Retired ATCS (AW). Formerly AQ (aviation fire control) before they merged.
I did a year an a half in Cecil Field before the F-18s moved to...
Forum: New Member Introductions 08-10-2022, 03:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 359
Posted By Daryles
For ours, the purple key unlocks the door. The...

For ours, the purple key unlocks the door. The grey keys do the basement doors.
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 08-10-2022, 03:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,387
Posted By Daryles
Hi Jim. My Sailun tires were 4 years old with...

Hi Jim.
My Sailun tires were 4 years old with 30,000 miles on them but in very good condition.
Our TPMS gave us no warning and the there was road construction going on, on the section of road we...
Forum: Solar, Charging Systems, Batteries and Electrical 08-10-2022, 03:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 478
Posted By Daryles
Here's a link to my write up of my install. ...

Here's a link to my write up of my install.
https://www.montanaowners.com/forums/showthread.php?t=83767&highlight=charger

I used Gorilla tape to close the opening around the pin box.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 08-08-2022, 06:54 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,143
Posted By Daryles
This company sells the UHMW material by the...

This company sells the UHMW material by the sheet. 1/8" x 48" x 96"
That should cover the entire bottom of the bedroom slide. Kinda expensive though $329.
Forum: Solar, Charging Systems, Batteries and Electrical 08-04-2022, 09:45 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,424
Posted By Daryles
On our old S&B house, we bought a 5500W open...

On our old S&B house, we bought a 5500W open frame generator to run the house after hurricane power outages. Funny we never used it after hurricanes but had more power losses due to winter weather...
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