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Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-30-2022, 10:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 717
Posted By MandK
I also have a Bakflip. No complaints.

I also have a Bakflip. No complaints.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-30-2022, 10:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 985
Posted By MandK
Safety lights. They are located usually below...

Safety lights. They are located usually below slide outs, on front overhang, behind the stairs, etc. Turn them on at night and you are less liable to bang your noggin on the slides, pin box etc in...
Forum: 2022 Annual North American Fall Rally 11-27-2022, 09:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 751
Posted By MandK
Thanks for taking the time to put those videos...

Thanks for taking the time to put those videos together. You did a great job summing things up. I know we enjoyed our time there and have marked our calendars again for next year!
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-26-2022, 06:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,267
Posted By MandK
Now thatís pretty good. 60 lbs heavier on the pin...

Now thatís pretty good. 60 lbs heavier on the pin and identical on the axles.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-26-2022, 02:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,267
Posted By MandK
gvwr = 16,350 Lots of room. One of the many...

gvwr = 16,350
Lots of room. One of the many reasons we went for the Monty over SOB.
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-26-2022, 06:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,267
Posted By MandK
We do not have a w/d or generator, but I do carry...

We do not have a w/d or generator, but I do carry a small 2500 watt Champion in the generator compartment. The weights in my log book are all Cat Scale weights except the B&W companion hitch, I...
Forum: Forum Help | Announcements | Suggestion Box 11-24-2022, 10:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 194
Posted By MandK
Happy Thanksgiving to all ! And don’t forget to...

Happy Thanksgiving to all ! And don’t forget to set your scales back 10 pounds before you go to bed tonight
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-21-2022, 07:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,003
Posted By MandK
It is very difficult to move in. I had to go out...

It is very difficult to move in. I had to go out a few times to move snow away from my furnace intake and exhaust vent. Sink in up to my waist. Almost like swimming through it. I used snow shoes when...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-21-2022, 05:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,003
Posted By MandK
I was able to check on the trailer today and all...

I was able to check on the trailer today and all is good. The high winds gusting to 50 mph combined with our trailer being the tallest unit in the line has blown most of the snow off the roof. A...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-19-2022, 10:38 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,003
Posted By MandK
Some good news. The wind has changed a little...

Some good news. The wind has changed a little pushing the snow bands north toward the city so we are getting a little break. It also got colder and windy last night so new snow is lighter and blowing...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-18-2022, 06:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,003
Posted By MandK
Iíll take the Oldsmobile. :) Thanks for your...

Iíll take the Oldsmobile. :) Thanks for your opinions and comments. I will go take a look as soon as I can and I will be driving by an RV dealer that probably has 100 SOB 5ers on their lot which is...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-18-2022, 03:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,003
Posted By MandK
Getting some snow here - question for the cold climate experts

We have received 48Ē of snow in the last 18 hours and the National Weather Service just released an update that indicates we may get another 32Ē by Monday morning on top of what has already fallen....
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-08-2022, 08:44 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,041
Posted By MandK
We just bought new tires for dw’s car, Ford Edge...

We just bought new tires for dw’s car, Ford Edge original tires were Michelin Latitudes. 60,000 mile tire. They were toast at 30k. She drives very conservatively. During the shopping process I was...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 11-08-2022, 07:58 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,041
Posted By MandK
Could be. Road conditions, driving habits,...

Could be. Road conditions, driving habits, maintenance (rotates) I suppose all make a difference. I have bought 10 new pick up trucks for myself personally starting in 1976. Averaged between 225k and...
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 11-06-2022, 01:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,449
Posted By MandK
Why no disc brakes? I think if someone is going...

Why no disc brakes? I think if someone is going to keep a trailer more than a year or two and they are pulling more than a couple thousand miles annually, the brakes are the best upgrade you can do....
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 11-05-2022, 07:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,449
Posted By MandK
Mine are the not the flow thru type. They have...

Mine are the not the flow thru type. They have been on the trailer since we bought it, 15 months. I leave them on all the time, we go south in the winter so no real storage season. I’ve been happy...
Forum: Sitting around the Campfire 11-03-2022, 06:25 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 388
Posted By MandK
We are planning to head out and spend Christmas...

We are planning to head out and spend Christmas at our daughter’s in NJ and then down to Fl. Spend a few days in St Lucie, then most of January at Fort Myers, February near St. Pete’s and March in St...
Forum: New Member Introductions 10-30-2022, 09:14 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,306
Posted By MandK
We travel light too. Based on my rigs actual...

We travel light too. Based on my rigs actual scaled weights, you will be over on the truck somewhere. Maybe rear axle, maybe gvwr or maybe both. Our trailer scaled last at 14500 loaded, truck’s rear...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 10-25-2022, 05:10 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,584
Posted By MandK
Maybe it was a mid-model year addition. The...

Maybe it was a mid-model year addition. The picture I posted back in post #11 was a 2022. They often do that. My 2021 for example has the raised kitchen slide and there was a 2021 on the dealers lot...
Forum: New Member Introductions 10-25-2022, 04:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 500
Posted By MandK
Welcome! You’ve found the place to learn,...

Welcome! You’ve found the place to learn, contribute and compare notes on everything Montana. Happy camping in your new coach!
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 10-19-2022, 04:26 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,584
Posted By MandK
X Factor helps with the spring hanger issues on...

X Factor helps with the spring hanger issues on our older than 2022 (trailers without the upgraded gussets)
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 10-19-2022, 07:38 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,584
Posted By MandK
I have the X factors and think they are a nice...

I have the X factors and think they are a nice addition but I thought that the 22’s (original poster) had the spring hanger upgrade (gusset inserts) that beef them up. May not need them and may not...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 10-16-2022, 02:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 879
Posted By MandK
Maybe we could put some pontoons on Monty, make...

Maybe we could put some pontoons on Monty, make it a montoona and pull it behind the boat for guests. Itís smaller than the boat, lol.
We love the 2 life styles but are going to have to pick one or...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 10-16-2022, 01:36 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 879
Posted By MandK
I think that they are a lot like a boat also. We...

I think that they are a lot like a boat also. We are boat owners and have been all our lives. We have owned rv’s for about 20 of those years, and we treat the surfaces the same. The ceramic coatings...
Forum: Brrr it's cold outside! Winter Camping 10-12-2022, 04:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 502
Posted By MandK
The first year I winterized my GE fridge, I tried...

The first year I winterized my GE fridge, I tried it that way and I found water in the line under the kitchen. So I used air and continue to for the fridge. I use pink for the rest of the trailer. I...
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