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Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 04-01-2020, 09:20 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,959
Posted By McRod
Maybe...but two big differences in your analogy. ...

Maybe...but two big differences in your analogy. 6k lbs x 6 blocks is 36k lbs...since my trailer only weighs 17k lbs, it would be MORE like saying I pull a pop-up trailer with my Ram 3500 dually. ...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 04-01-2020, 08:04 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,959
Posted By McRod
Yeah those are good, especially if your concerned...

Yeah those are good, especially if your concerned about damaging the ground surface, like hot asphalt. They do increase the footprint, but they are rubber so some flexibility should be expected on...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 04-01-2020, 06:59 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,959
Posted By McRod
Hrmm... I am not so sure about that. My Big Sky...

Hrmm... I am not so sure about that. My Big Sky weighs 17k,. I've been using Andersen blocks since 2017- Full Time. Never had a problem. They shorten the throw of the legs and make the RV more...
Forum: Boon-docking 04-01-2020, 06:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 133
Posted By McRod
You typically boondock on Public land. I use the...

You typically boondock on Public land. I use the app "US Public Lands". It's free, and will help you understand where these public lands are. There are typical stay limits on public lands. They...
Forum: Full Timing in your Montana 04-01-2020, 03:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 966
Posted By McRod
We have been in some serious winds. Our main DS...

We have been in some serious winds. Our main DS slide was actually being pushed in by 60+ MPH sustained winds. It didn't damage the topper, but we went ahead and pulled the slide in.

My ODS...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 04-01-2020, 02:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 369
Posted By McRod
I store my portable generator in there. There...

I store my portable generator in there. There are two brackets on both the left and right side that are welded to the frame. I just put a solid piece of 3/4" wood to span the Gap and sit my gen on...
Forum: Montana Problems, Problem Solving & Technical Help 04-01-2020, 02:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 973
Posted By McRod
Use fender nuts

I just put fender nuts on the back side. You can pick them up at any automotive parts store.

You can also replace the factory screws with trim screws which will provide more surface to hold.
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Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 03-27-2020, 04:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 604
Posted By McRod
I have something similar to that on my battery...

I have something similar to that on my battery bank. I have 8 batteries though, so it makes it easy to keep them maintained. Mine is gravity fed vs the pump bulb. Have a small tank on a shelf...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 03-25-2020, 11:15 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,302
Posted By McRod
There is no logic. They cram homes closer than 5...

There is no logic. They cram homes closer than 5 feet in inner cities, but RV parks where spaces may be 20-50 feet are not acceptable. I can understand closing community areas within a park, like...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 03-25-2020, 05:20 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,302
Posted By McRod
Full time RVrs have little options but to hang...

Full time RVrs have little options but to hang out in the parks (that are open). The RV is the "Shelter in place". Which place, is determined by what's available. There is no law forbidding travel...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 03-25-2020, 04:00 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,552
Posted By McRod
Yeah just because the markets are down, I...

Yeah just because the markets are down, I wouldn't expect dealers to drop prices yet. They are use to these things sitting around for at least a year or more. If your worried about value, buy one a...
Forum: Sitting around the Campfire 03-22-2020, 07:06 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,445
Posted By McRod
You don't need TP or a bidet. Both are...

You don't need TP or a bidet. Both are conveniences. Our society has forgotten how to live. We are so far removed from basic subsistence, it's almost shameful.

My headstone won't read,:
...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 03-22-2020, 06:48 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,302
Posted By McRod
True "Fulltimers", such as myself, have been...

True "Fulltimers", such as myself, have been limited on how long they can "park it" long before COVID 19. Two weeks is the norm. Those options are getting fewer and farther between as state parks...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 03-20-2020, 09:15 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,045
Posted By McRod
You basically AGREED with everything I said. ...

You basically AGREED with everything I said. Thanks for your reply.

My only real point was that people (regardless of sex) need to WANT to be in the driver's seat. They do that by showing...
Forum: TIRES, Montana Tires 03-18-2020, 10:23 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,467
Posted By McRod
/shakeshead. /facepalm.

/shakeshead.
/facepalm.
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 03-18-2020, 09:50 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,532
Posted By McRod
Fuel for gas operated equipment. i.e generators,...

Fuel for gas operated equipment. i.e generators, vehicles, etc.

Diesel vehicles are more tolerant to "Less refined" alternative fuels. Your typical modern day gas engine will puke and die if you...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 03-16-2020, 11:23 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,045
Posted By McRod
Horrible advice and examples. If your...

Horrible advice and examples.

If your friend had a medical emergency at his house she'd be doing the same thing. When an emergency happens, you don't need to worry about the RV. Just focus on...
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 03-16-2020, 10:57 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,045
Posted By McRod
DutchmanSport, I think your wife logged in under...

DutchmanSport, I think your wife logged in under your profile and is giving advice. Or do guys share the posting duties too?😉. Don't think I've ever heard a guy tell another guy to swallow his male...
Forum: Additions & Improvements 03-16-2020, 10:26 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,859
Posted By McRod
Yeah, I think I picked mine up for $25 a sheet. ...

Yeah, I think I picked mine up for $25 a sheet. The ribbing of it gives it rigidity so it don't sag from side to side. There are very few places to put in a screw in the middle, which is why the...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 03-15-2020, 06:10 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,532
Posted By McRod
I just bought a brand new toilet for my RV about...

I just bought a brand new toilet for my RV about three weeks ago and discussed adding a bidet on it with the wife. We boondock in the desert too much, so I was reasonably out voted on the basis of...
Forum: Workamping 03-15-2020, 05:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 252
Posted By McRod
👍. Wtg!

👍. Wtg!
Forum: Sitting around the Campfire 03-15-2020, 05:19 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,054
Posted By McRod
I have a Textron Prowler Pro XL. It's like...

I have a Textron Prowler Pro XL.

It's like a geriatric golf cart with a dump bed in the back. For use on the ranch of course.🤠
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 03-15-2020, 04:59 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,532
Posted By McRod
I did misunderstand. I saw the 150 million and...

I did misunderstand. I saw the 150 million and didn't even want to get into that part, as there are some who would argue it.

My bad...carry on!😎
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 03-15-2020, 04:51 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,302
Posted By McRod
You said the same thing that I did. ...

You said the same thing that I did.

"Precaution is necessary, but panic is not."
Forum: General Discussions about our Montanas 03-15-2020, 04:46 PM
Replies: 28
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Views: 1,966
Posted By McRod
My instant pot hasn't busted yet either....but I...

My instant pot hasn't busted yet either....but I am sure the smells can be a nuisance!
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