RV Sewer Hose Setup For Two Connections
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RV Sewer Hose Setup For Two Connections

You just bought a new camper and it is one of those great layouts with a rear bath or rear kitchen. And then you discover that there are separate gray tanks for the bathroom and kitchen and each tank has a separate dump connection. You’ve just gone from needing one RV sewer hose to needing…

RV Sewer Hose Storage Carrier Project
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RV Sewer Hose Storage Carrier Project

Our new camper has two gray tanks and needs three sewer hoses. There was no place to store them. We added sewer hose carriers for better RV sewer hose storage. Here is an outline of the project in case you need to do something similar. Why Install Camper Sewer Hose Storage Tubes Most campers have…

Seven RV Shopping Warning Signs
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Seven RV Shopping Warning Signs

Shopping for a new RV can be challenging. To help you steer clear of trouble, here are seven RV Shopping Warning Signs to look out for. We recently purchased a new camper. We really liked our first camper, a Jayco, and the dealer we worked with. Unfortunately, when we started shopping for our next camper,…

LEHR 2.5 Outboard Review
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LEHR 2.5 Outboard Review

It was time for a new motor for the sailboat and I decided to try a LEHR 2.5 outboard. I was looking for something that would have sufficient power, be easy to maintain and be easier to transport in the van we use as a tow vehicle. I have been using a Honda 2 HP…

Outfitting a Camper
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Outfitting a Camper

It has been over a year since we bought our Jayco 26BH. When I started shopping for a camper, I really had no idea what it would take to get properly outfitted and ready for our adventures. I did a lot of research; talking to experienced campers and asking questions on the Trailer Life forums….

Eureka 2XT Tent Review
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Eureka 2XT Tent Review

As a Boy Scout leader, I have been doing some short backpack camping trips. I needed a small tent just for me and my gear. After much research talking to other campers and shopping on Amazon, REI, and similar sites, I decided on the¬†Eureka Apex 2XT. After using the tent a few times, here is…

Three Foot Envy Revisited
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Three Foot Envy Revisited

About that three foot envy article I wrote a few months ago, just wanted to share an update. So, the idea was to go small, go now. And that is still pretty much the plan. But, we did not go with the smallest possible camper and tow vehicle. I really wanted to like the 23…

Pondering Three Foot Envy
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Pondering Three Foot Envy

It all seems so simple – buy what you want and need to do what you are trying to accomplish. But the next thing you know, you have been talked into something that is way over your head (and your budget). My last boat was great. It was the boat that I would need at…